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MSU is one of the biggest, greenest campuses in the country, welcoming visitors from around the world.

We invite you to explore our amazing campus, but before you do, visit our Together We Will website to learn how we're keeping Spartans and visitors safe, including requiring face coverings, physical distancing and more.

Virtual Visit Options

There’s much to see and do on MSU’s 5,300-acre campus. While in-person visit programs are currently canceled, we encourage you to explore our many virtual visit options.

Virtual visits
Beaumont Tower

Get to and Around Campus

Map showing East Lansing, home of MSU

Campus Maps

Explore campus with interactive maps and directions.

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Campus parking lot with solar carport

Parking on Campus

Information about daily parking, buying a semester pass, obtaining a faculty/staff permit or paying a parking violation.

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Rental bikes on display outside MSU's campus bike shop

Bike Rental

MSU’s on-campus bike shop offers bike rentals, sales and repairs year-round.

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Students wait to board the CATA bus on campus

CATA Campus and City Bus Service

Numerous busing options are available for all Spartans, including free on-campus bus rides.

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Spartans Will billboard at Capital Region International Airport

Capital Region International Airport

Located just minutes from campus, the Lansing airport offers convenient travel opportunities.

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Michigan Flyer shuttle bus

Michigan Flyer Airport Shuttle

Michigan Flyer-AirRide has suspended service due to COVID-19. Check the website for service updates.

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Lodging

The Lansing area has many options for places to stay. Choose from recommended local hotels and inns where you’ll find a warm welcome. Before booking, confirm hotels are accepting guests and learn about health and safety guidelines. 

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Marriott East Lansing

Entertainment Venues and Tickets (Check venues for cancellations and updates)

Agriculture and Livestock Pavilion

Hosts livestock and agricultural events.

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Athletics

Spartan sports tickets, schedules and more.

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Breslin Student Events Center

Home to MSU basketball and host to more than 360 events each year.

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College of Music

See world-class student and faculty musicians perform.

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Department of Theatre

Take in performances and plays that matter.

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Wharton Center for Performing Arts

Catch the best of Broadway, music and the performing arts on MSU’s campus.

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Colorful flowers and building in the 4-H Children's Garden
A place of enrichment and delight for children of all ages.
People gaze at constellations on the ceiling of the planetarium
Exciting planetarium shows for all ages.
Beal Garden glows with a pink and purple sky
Outdoor laboratory to study and appreciate plants.
Beaumont Tower on a summer day
Iconic campus bell tower built in 1928 as a monument to teaching.
Exterior of Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum
World-class contemporary art museum.
A woman holds a tarantula spider with other insect displays in the background
Observe and interact with live insects and arachnids.
Reflecting pool in the Horticulture Gardens
More than a dozen acres of campus gardens.
Dairy Store ice cream truck
Legendary ice cream and cheese made and sold on campus.
Spartan Stadium at night
Home to MSU football since 1923.
Wharton Center on a sunny day
Broadway plays, live music and more.