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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Recommendations: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

426 Auditorium Road, Room 250 East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: (517) 355-8332
Admissions Phone: (517) 355-8332
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Michigan State University
  • Located in East Lansing, MI
  • Public
  • 50,344 students enrolled
  • 66% admitted
  • $14,516 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Azya from Ypsilanti, MI
  • Nov-10-2017 I am a current student here

    Get involved as much as you can! And don't worry the campus is only big for a little while, after time it shrinks.

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  • Alice Cullen from Marvel, MI
  • Sep-14-2017 I am a current student here

    Give yourself time to adjust to college life. You don't have to follow the rest of the crowd, you can do your own thing and be comfortable with your decisions. Communicate with your roommate! You may be very different or very much the same, but if you can communicate to each other how you feel, you can probably avoid arguments.

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  • Shane from Chicago, IL
  • Aug-14-2017 I am a current student here

    Learn your way along campus. I personally just save the locations on google maps to keep it simple. At orientation, they advertise a student developed an app to help you locate your classes.

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  • Lauren
  • Jul-26-2017 I am a current student here

    Make sure you allow yourself enough time to get all of your studying and homework assignments completed. The bustling campus and many activities can pull you away from your much needed time to focus on academics, so remember that you are attending MSU to get an education; make that you top priority. That being said, once all of your assignments are done, there are so many activities and clubs making their mark on campus! Become involved, make new friends, and participate!

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