Register for MSU Friday
Apply for Admission
Campus Map
Lodging Options
Before you visit
Schedule of Events
Directions to Campus
Other Visit Opportunities

Welcome to Montana State University

Our MSU Friday visit programs will be offered on October 19, 2018, January 25, 2019, March 1, 2019, March 29, 2019, and June 14, 2019. The programs are free and open to all prospective students and families. MSU Fridays are all-day, on-campus programs which offer an in-depth preview of college life at Montana State University. Prospective students and their families will have the opportunity to meet with faculty and students, explore academic facilities, tour the campus, and investigate possibilities for financial aid and scholarships.

Make plans to join us for one of these exciting programs! Just complete the registration form and submit it. After you register, we will email you a confirmation including check-in time and location, directions and a hotel list. This information can also be found on the links above. If you have any questions contact the Office of Admissions at 1-888-MSU-CATS or We hope to see you at MSU Friday!

Please note that requests for ADA accommodations should be made at least two weeks prior to the MSU Friday program. Requests can be submitted to the Office of Admissions at 1-888-MSU-CATS or

Brown color tile Before you Visit

Learn more about Montana's premier university before you visit, and discover what makes MSU such a dynamic and exceptional place.


Discover why MSU is Montana's largest and fastest-growing university.


Explore over 250 distinct academic options.



Student Life

Learn about our 250 student clubs, activities, and groups.


Meet our students and discover what they love about MSU.



Grey color tile Schedule of Events

Please note that the schedule of events listed below is tentative and subject to change. Refer to the schedule provided at check-in for the most up-to-date programming.


Check-in (Strand Union Building)

Campus Tours (leaving every 5 minutes)

Welcome and Introduction to MSU

Explore Academics
Learn about your academic program(s) of interest.

LUNCH ON YOUR OWN and Extravaganza
Stop in the Union Market, Avogadro's Deli, Jim Bridger's Grill or Wild Flour Pizza and Pasta to purchase lunch and then return to the SUB Ballrooms to eat, mingle with AdvoCats and check out some of MSU's great clubs, groups, organizations and services!

Sample Classes
Actual MSU classes taught by some of our outstanding faculty. Check them out!

Sample Classes
Actual MSU classes taught by some of our outstanding faculty. Check them out!


Living on Campus
Learn about on campus living options.

Information Sessions
MSU Student Resources and Services.

Residence Hall Tours

Campus Tour
In case you missed it earlier! (ends at 4:00 pm)

Choose one of the following facility tours:
Health & PE Complex, MSU Library, Museum of the Rockies, Native American/Alaska Native Support Center and several academic facilities.


Light blue color tile Directions to Campus

Bozeman Map

From the west:

Take I-90 exit 305 onto North 19th Avenue and follow it south to Kagy Boulevard. Turn left onto Kagy Blvd and continue to the parking lot on the right, on the west side of the Stadium.

From the east:

Take I-90 exit 309 onto Main Street, proceed west to Willson Avenue, turn left and travel 18 blocks to Kagy Boulevard. Turn right and continue to the parking lot on the left, on the west side of the Stadium.

Once you are here, a detailed campus map will help you find your way around. Allow 10 minutes to park and walk to the Strand Union Building.

Please see our maps for more information: Map to campus,  Map of campus buildingsPrintable campus map

Questions? We're here to help.

If you have questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to us! You can email our staff at, or call us Monday - Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm MT at 1-888-MSU-CATS.