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Human Resources Mission:

The mission of Human Resources is to provide visionary leadership, innovation, and strategic high-quality services in support of Murray State University’s overall mission. Human Resources is committed to providing a respectful, inclusive, and welcoming environment for all members of the University community and visitors. 

We are dedicated to ensuring strategic and fair recruiting practices to attract, retain, and develop a community of talented and diverse individuals. The Human Resources staff is further committed to equitable compensation practices, consistent and fair treatment of employees, compliance with labor laws, and training and development programs that inspire employees in the pursuit of professional growth, thereby increasing job satisfaction, motivation, empowerment and employee retention. 

Human Resources will provide benefit programs that meet employee needs and will ensure that employees have access to accurate and complete information in order to make informed decisions. We will promote wellness programs to encourage a healthier lifestyle for the mutual benefit of the employee and the University.

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Office of Human Resources

Human Resources
Murray State University


412 Sparks Hall, Murray, KY 42071-3312

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Murray State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, educational specialist and doctorate degrees. Murray State University also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Murray State University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling 404.679.4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC's website. Normal inquiries such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be addressed directly to Murray State University.

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