Impact of Membership

Your yearly gift to Mississippi State through the MSU Foundation or the Bulldog Club automatically makes you a member of the Alumni Association. 

Why should you be an active member the Mississippi State University Alumni Association? Here are a few reasons...

Your Infinite Impact contribution to Mississippi State...Infinite Impact logo

  • Is tax-deductible.
  • Helps update lab equipment in research centers.
  • Provides direct support to students through scholarships.
  • Supplies seed money for new projects that keep the university on the cutting edge of research, technology and industry trends.
  • Allows faculty and students to host or attend educational conferences.
  • Provides for faculty development and teaching and research grants.
  • Helps maintain and upgrade computer software and equipment for teaching and research.
  • Allows MSU to hire and retain the best faculty members possible.
  • Provides opportunities to meet and interact with other alumni through 95 worldwide chapters.
  • Ensures that you will receive invitations to special events on campus and in your local area.
  • Provides you with career planning and employment services through a partnership between the MSU Alumni Association and the Career Center. Alumni can participate in resume critiques, on-campus interviews, mock interviews, seminars, and training.
  • Gives you a way to stay connected through the alumni online community! You can update your alumni information, search for classmates, post class notes, and set up your permanent e-mail forwarding account.
  • Provides, through GradMed, an inexpensive, comprehensive short-term health insurance for alumni and family members under age 65. It's great for new grads and other alumni between jobs.
  • Lets you take advantage of special travel programs provided by your Alumni Association.
  • Gives you the opportunity to hold local or national offices in the Alumni Association.
  • Guarantees that you will receive the Alumnus magazine, the official magazine of the MSU Alumni Association.
  • Gives you the opportunity to give back to the university that has provided all of us with so much.

For more information, please contact the Alumni Association at 662-325-7000.