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...
- 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.