Spring Commencement Ceremonies (Starkville Campus)

May 1, 2020
9:30 am

About this event

Mississippi State University is holding three spring commencement ceremonies at Humphrey Coliseum. Doors open at 8 a.m. for the morning ceremony and 2 p.m. for the afternoon ceremonies, with processionals beginning at 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., respectively. Graduates and their guests are encouraged to arrive early to ensure smooth entry through the coliseum’s metal detectors. MSU President Mark E. Keenum will perform the conferring of degrees, and attendees will hear from a special guest speaker. The April 30 graduation program includes the College of Business and the College of Education. The May 1 morning program includes the college of Architecture, Art and Design, and Arts and Sciences. The afternoon program includes the Bagley College of Engineering and colleges of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Forest Resources and Veterinary Medicine, as well as those receiving University Studies degrees through the Complete 2 Compete program. Livestreams of the ceremonies will be available at http://mymedia.msstate.edu/viewer.php?live=grad, https://livestream.com/mstv/live and on the official Mississippi State University Facebook page (@msstate). MSTV also will provide live broadcasts of each ceremony. Click the link below for detailed information regarding the spring 2020 commencement ceremonies. Congratulations and best wishes to all of the new members of the MSU alumni family! Be sure and tag photos on social media with #HailState, #StateProud, and #WeRingTrue. Hail State!


Humphrey Coliseum - 55 Bailey Howell Drive, Mississippi State, MS 39762
Primary Sponsoring Organization
Office of the Registrar
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.