Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071
FAX (270) 809-6153
Collection Title: Student Organizations
Series Number: 012-10-21
Department: Campus Life
Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Christie Leith on October 29, 2010.
Date Listed: October 29, 2010
Date Span: 1976-2005
Size of Collection: 3.5 linear feet
Number of Boxes: 8 legal size document cases and 1 legal half size document case
Type of Material: Records
Condition of Material: Good
Arrangement: Chronological arrangement
Historical Information: Student organizations at Murray State University began not long after the Normal School opened in fall of 1924. Literary societies, athletic clubs and musical organizations were the first established student groups at Murray State. There are presently over 150 student organizations on campus.
Scope and Content: Collection consists of student organization applications and registration forms retained by the Campus Life Office of Murray State University from 1976 to 2005. The registration forms include the constitutions, by-laws and other related information submitted by student organizations applying for university recognition. Included in the forms are lists of faculty advisers, student officers and membership lists for each organization.
Subject Headings / Descriptors:
Student organizations – Kentucky – Murray.
Murray State University – Societies, etc.
Murray State University – Campus Life Office.
Kentucky – Murray – Universities and colleges.