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How to Apply

  • Apply to RCAH at
  • Select “Arts and Humanities” (8503) as your major preference.
  • Once admitted to the University, students are admitted to RCAH on a first-come, first-served basis. No additional application materials or fees are required.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

  • 70% of incoming MSU first-year students receive some form of financial aid.
  • Check the Office of Admissions website for information about scholarships and financial aid available to all MSU students (
  • Your application for admissions is your application for Office of Admissions scholarships. Apply by November 1 to receive highest consideration.
  • A limited number of scholarships are available for incoming RCAH students. Visit the RCAH scholarships page for application information.

Visit RCAH!

The best way to get to know a place is to visit in person. We’d love to meet you and show you what RCAH has to offer. Check out Visit Us page for more information about visit days or how to schedule an individual visit.

Contact Us

Residential College in the Arts and Humanities
Michigan State University
Snyder Hall, Room C210
362 Bogue Street
East Lansing, Michigan 48825

Phone: 517-355-0210

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