No.1 public university in the state, according to the Forbes list of America's Top Colleges, based on value, post-graduation salary and student experience.
Top 3 in the West, after Stanford and Cal Tech, in recipients of the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship for students in math, science and engineering.
Best college for outdoor sports and recreation, with world-class skiing, hiking, biking, fly fishing and close proximity to Yellowstone National Park.
MSU is among the top 3 percent of colleges and
universities in the nation for research expenditures.
access to outdoor adventure and discovery.
Montana's Research Leader
MSU leverages more than $120 million annually to support pioneering research across our departments, institutes and centers.
Undergraduates are offered hands-on experiences in labs, studios, teaching farms and in the surrounding wilderness.
University of the Yellowstone™
MSU students make the surrounding Yellowstone ecosystem their classroom, laboratory and playground.
To help limit COVID-19 risk to our prospective students and community, we will suspend on-campus visit and tour programs starting March 16.
We understand that experiencing our campus is a critical part of your college decision, and would like to extend as many online resource options to you as possible.
To learn about our virtual visit programs, opportunities, and additional information, please see our resources page.
201 Strand Union Building (SUB)
P.O. Box 172190
Bozeman, MT 59717
Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm M-F
Toll Free: 1-888-MSU-CATS