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At Mississippi State University, we believe in getting personal. Our university provides the academic, leadership, and social opportunities to help each person excel. Your success—in whatever field of study or career goal—is our success.
Mississippi State University Foundation
Whether in the classroom, in the research laboratory, or on the field, much of MSU’s success would not be possible without generous financial contributions from MSU supporters at all levels.
Endless Experiences for Students
MSU is preparing its students for bright, productive futures where academics is combined with the proper tools for tackling today’s tough issues and making a difference in society.
The State’s Leading Research University
We are one of only a few schools to earn both research and community engagement rankings from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
Our International Institute
We enrich the academic and cultural experiences of faculty, staff, students, and the community through global outreach, research, academic programs, and international student services.
As a charter member of the Southeastern Conference, Mississippi State boasts a storied tradition in athletics, both on the field and in the classroom.
Fostering Teaching and Learning
We strive to provide exceptional resources, services and facilities to MSU faculty, staff and students as well as the broader community throughout the State of Mississippi and the Southeast.
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Featured & Recent Headlines
2020 Homecoming Court to reign Nov. 1-7 at MSU
A select group of Bulldogs is representing Mississippi State University on its 2020 Homecoming Court.
October 27, 2020
Nine freshmen receive MSU’s prestigious Presidential Scholarship
Mississippi State’s Judy and Bobby Shackouls Honors College is announcing its newest Presidential Endowed Scholarship recipients.
October 19, 2020
Starkville-MSU Symphony Association presents free, outdoor POPspera concert Nov. 1
MSU Extension: Plan now for safe holiday gatherings
MSU's Rush, Woodrey write for The Conversation: 'Scientists at work: Sloshing through marshes to see how birds survive hurricanes'
MSU conquers Ole Miss in third annual ‘Esports Egg Bowl’ gaming event
MSU poultry science department adds biosecurity level 2 lab
MSU faculty, students and professional staff recognized by Southern Public Relations Federation
MSU geosciences researchers partner with UM for Major Research Instrumentation award from NSF
USFWS director to MSU students: Collective efforts can ‘tackle complex wildlife, conservation management issues’
MSU's PGA Golf Management Club hosting online auction through Nov. 1
Temporary north bound traffic lane switch over on section of road between Blackjack Road, Bully Blvd. starting Oct. 21
Safe Zone Ally Training: 'Building Allies and Supportive Environments'
Webex (registrants will receive Webex link via email)