Fall Commencement Ceremonies (Starkville Campus)

December 13, 2019
9:30 am

About this event

Doors open at 8 a.m. for the first of Mississippi State University's two fall 2019 commencement ceremonies at Humphrey Coliseum. Processional begins at 9 a.m. 

Graduates and their guests are encouraged to arrive early to ensure smooth entry through the coliseum’s metal detectors.

MSU alumnus, benefactor and businessman William A. “Lex” Taylor III is the featured guest speaker.

MSU President Mark E. Keenum will perform the conferring of degrees.

The morning ceremony will feature degree candidates from the colleges of Architecture, Art and Design, Arts and Sciences, and Education, as well as those receiving University Studies degrees through the Complete 2 Compete program.

Livestreams of the ceremony will be available on https://livestream.com/mstv/live and MSU's Facebook page. Coverage also will be available on MSTV.

Click here or contact the Office of the Registrar for more commencement information.


Congratulations and best wishes to all new members of the MSU alumni family!

Be sure to tag photos on social media with #HailState, #StateProud and #WeRingTrue.

Hail State!


Humphrey Coliseum - 55 Bailey Howell Drive, Mississippi State, MS 39762
Contact Name
Nathan Griffey
Contact Phone
Additional Information
If you require special assistance relating to a disability, contact Nathan Griffey at 662-325-4729 or ngriffey@registrar.msstate.edu. For parking information, visit parkingservices.msstate.edu.