Starkville Campus Fall Commencement Ceremony #3: College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, College of Business

November 25, 2020
2:00 pm

About this event

Mississippi State's third of four in-person fall 2020 commencement exercises takes place at 2 p.m. Nov. 25 in Humphrey Coliseum on the Starkville campus. Doors open at 1 p.m.

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and College of Business graduates will be recognized and hear a commencement address from MSU President Mark E. Keenum.

MSU alumnus Hassell H. Franklin also will be honored with an honorary Doctor of Public Service degree for lifetime achievements and longtime major support of university programs. Franklin earned a 1959 management degree from MSU's College of Business.

All graduates, guests and employees will conduct self-screening prior to leaving home. Per MSU guidelines, this should include an "at-home" temperature check and review of potential COVID-19 symptoms.

All attendees must wear face coverings. Sanitizing stations will be available, and special seating and distancing protocols will be in place.

Attendance will be limited to four guests per graduate. The MSU Athletic Ticket Office will provide electronic ticketing for contactless entry.

Multiple viewing options will be available for those who wish to watch the ceremony remotely.

Complete graduation details, as they become available, will be posted online at

Hail State!


Humphrey Coliseum - 55 Bailey Howell Drive, Mississippi State, MS 39762
Primary Sponsoring Organization
Mississippi State University
Contact Name
Nathan Griffey
Additional Information
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