Montana State University, abbreviated to MSU, is a public university founded in 1893 in Bozeman, Montana. It is the primary campus of the Montana State University system. MSU offers baccalaureate degrees in fifty-one fields, master’s degrees in forty-one fields, and doctoral degrees in eighteen fields through its nine colleges.
Following the Incident at Isla Nublar, Dr. Alan Grant left the University of Denver for Montana State University. Grant eventually took a leave of absence in order lecture on the latest dinosaur find, particularly the Tyrannosarus rex species, in Paris, France.