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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
  • 50,085 students enrolled
  • 66% admitted
  • $12,862 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Student from Detroit, MI
  • Nov-19-2015 I am a current student here

    Study abroad! It's the best university in the U.S. for study abroad. Do undergraduate research, get to know your professors, take advantage of all of the resources! They make everything easy for you to handle!

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  • Nathaniel from Detroit, MI
  • Jul-15-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Join clubs, they have about 600 clubs, there has to be a club that you're interested in. Do your work and make sure you check with your professors.

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  • Sarah
  • Jun-14-2015 I am a current student here

    Don't worry about the large student count. The housing neighborhoods, extracurricular activities, and colleges allow for a smaller feel while still having the resources of a large university. Also, never be afraid to reach out to people! Both the students and faculty are incredibly nice.

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  • Cayla
  • Jun-04-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Research many colleges by your intended major. For MSU I love all things foreign so there James Madison College struck me when I found out not only was it a residential college but it is well known as well.

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  • Jasmyne from Detroit, MI
  • Mar-12-2015 I am a current student here

    Some tips for prospective students; study hard, take plenty of notes, join clubs and associations, networking is key.

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