Mississippi State University is on a 4,200-acre campus in a small town setting in Mississippi State, MS. Mississippi State University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Mississippi State University also has fraternities and sororities.
Mississippi State University has a thriving Student Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Association than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Mississippi State University include Black Student Alliance, Residence Hall Association, Fashion Board and Campus Activities Board.
The Mississippi State University community comes together each year for Bulldog Bash, Homecoming and Athletic Events.
Mississippi State University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.
Most Mississippi State University students live off campus. In 2021, 26% of undergrads at Mississippi State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 74% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Mississippi State University. There are 5,333 spots available in on-campus housing for all 18,803 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 4,677 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Mississippi State University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Mississippi State University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Mississippi State University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Mississippi State University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Additionally, Mississippi State University has bicycle patrols, crime prevention program, RAD program, general law enforcement services.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Mississippi State University, take Highway 82 to Mississippi State, MS. If you need to fly, book your flight to Golden Triangle Regional airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Mississippi State University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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