M-State tags available in three states
Show your support for Mississippi State University by purchasing a trademark license plate for your personal vehicle. Tags are now available in Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas with a minimal additional cost to the standard fee.
Over 200 individuals have purchased a Texas M-State tag since it was released in the fall. Tags are available for purchase through myplates.com/go/mstate, an affiliate of the Texas Department of Transportation. Drivers can choose from three options – the luxury, custom or design series – with varying prices starting at $30. Once purchased through the My Plates website, the license plates are delivered to your local tax assessor’s office for pickup. A portion of the sales is directed to a scholarship fund for Texas residents who attend MSU.
In Mississippi, nearly 17,000 drivers are representing “Our State” with an MSU plate, and we are leading the way in 59 of 82 counties. Mississippi tags may be purchased through the local county tax collector’s office. Cost of the M-State plate is approximately $53.50 per year, in addition to the normal cost. Of that, $32.50 is tax deductible and goes directly to help fund priority programs at MSU.
Tennessee residents may purchase an M-State tag for $56.50 at the county clerk’s office. A portion of the proceeds is allocated to the Tennessee Arts Commission and the Highway Fund. The plate can be personalized with five characters available for a total of $91.50. Over 1,100 drivers in Tennessee are promoting MSU with a university license plate.
Help MSU rule the road in Mississippi, Texas and Tennessee by purchasing a M-State car tag the next time you renew. For more on M-State license plates in Mississippi, Tennessee or Texas, please visit alumni.msstate.edu/cartag.