Programs & Initiatives

Mississippi State University’s 2019 Homecoming Court


A gathering and celebration of the Bulldog family that centers around a home football game each fall semester. Like any great southern family reunion, Alumni and friends come back to campus for food, fellowship and Bulldog spirit!

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Bully's Closet and Pantry

Bully’s Closet and Pantry provides nutritious food, basic personal necessities, and professional clothing for Mississippi State students in need.

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Cowbell Cabs

Cowbell Cabs is a safe ride system for all university students.

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Students prepare meal packs

Block by Block

The Block by Block Meal Program is a virtual foodbank providing meal assistance to students who are in need.

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Bulldog Bash

Bulldog Bash™ is a free event held each fall that features an MSU Football Dawg Rally, Fan-Fare and live music on several stages.

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Costume Carnival

The “Costume Carnival” is an annual event that the Student Association holds to engage both the Mississippi State campus and the Starkville community.

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Cowbell Yell

Cowbell Yell is the first opportunity for us to teach new students the traditions we hold dear, and to celebrate those traditions with the Bulldog family.

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Syllabus Bank

The Student Association is striving to work with Administration, Faculty Senate, and the Deans of the various colleges around campus to provide an online Syllabus Bank for Mississippi State students.

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Online Teacher Evaluations

The Student Association is working with administration across campus at all levels in order to hopefully implement online teacher evaluations.

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Open Education Resources (OERs)

The Student Association is working closely with administration around campus to bring free educational resources to Mississippi State’s campus.

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Sustainable Campus

The Student Association is partnering with various student organizations across campus to work on making the MSU Experience more sustainable.

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Smoke Free Campus

Thanks to a joint effort between the Student Association Senate, Staff Council, and Faculty Senate, MSU became a smoke free campus August 1, 2016.

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