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Preview Day

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Driving/Parking Directions


Driving/Parking Directions PDF

Highway 45 Alt. (North or South)

  1. Take Hwy 82 West to Starkville/MSU
  2. Take Hwy 12 West/Starkville Exit (follow MSU signs)
  3. Take MSU/Hwy 182 Exit
  4. Turn left onto Hwy 182 East (follow MSU signs)
  5. Turn right into MSU North Entrance at the first traffic light
  6. Proceed 100 meters and turn right onto Lakeview Drive
  7. Proceed 1/2 mile on Lakeview Drive
  8. Follow 'Preview Day' signs and turn left into 'Preview Day' parking area
  9. Check-in will be held inside the Joe Frank Sanderson Center, east of the parking area.

Interstate 55 (North or South)

  1. Take Hwy 82 East exit at Winona (there will be a sign directing you to MSU)
  2. Take Hwy 82 East into Starkville
  3. Take Hwy 12 West/Starkville Exit
  4. Take MSU/Hwy 182 Exit
  5. Turn left onto Hwy 182 East (follow MSU signs)
  6. Turn right into MSU North Entrance at first traffic light
  7. Proceed 100 meters and turn right onto Lakeview Drive
  8. Proceed 1/2 mile on Lakeview Drive
  9. Follow 'Preview Day' signs and turn left into 'Preview Day' parking area
  10. Check-in will be held inside the Joe Frank Sanderson Center, east of the parking area.

Highway 25 North

  1. Take Hwy 25 North past first Hwy 12 West exit
  2. Continue on Hwy 25 North and take Hwy 82 East/25 North exit to Columbus/West Point
  3. Take Hwy 12 West/Starkville Exit
  4. Take MSU/Hwy 182 Exit
  5. Turn left onto Hwy 182 East (follow MSU signs)
  6. Turn right into MSU North Entrance at first traffic light
  7. Proceed 100 meters and turn right onto Lakeview Drive
  8. Proceed 1/2 mile on Lakeview Drive
  9. Follow 'Preview Day' signs and turn left into 'Preview Day' parking area
  10. Check-in will be held inside the Joe Frank Sanderson Center, east of the parking area.

From Birmingham, AL

  1. From Birmingham take I-20 W/I-59 S towards Tuscaloosa
  2. Take Hwy 82 West to Columbus
  3. Follow Hwy 82 West for several miles to Starkville
  4. Take Hwy 12 West
  5. Take MSU/Hwy 182 Exit
  6. Turn left onto Hwy 182 East (follow MSU signs)
  7. Turn right into MSU North Entrance at first traffic light
  8. Proceed 100 meters and turn right onto Lakeview Drive
  9. Proceed 1/2 mile on Lakeview Drive
  10. Follow 'Preview Day' signs and turn left into 'Preview Day' parking area
  11. Check-in will be held inside the Joe Frank Sanderson Center, east of the parking area.


What to Bring

Program Highlights

Check-in for Preview Day will begin at 9:00 a.m. in the Joe Frank Sanderson Center. The event will conclude by 3:00 p.m.
Organization Fair
A number of MSU's most prominent student organizations will be on hand to share information regarding academic, honorary, Greek, religious, and service opportunities on campus.
Lunch
Enjoy an all-you-care-to-eat buffet in the historic Marketplace at Perry.
Q & A
Participate in a Q & A session with representatives from the Office of Admissions and Scholarships and the Department of Housing and Residence Life, and Financial Aid.
Academic visits
Talk with faculty about the programs you are interested in and learn what academic opportunities await you at MSU.
MSU Ice Cream
If you've never had it, you're in for a treat. Take time to enjoy delicious homemade MSU ice cream.
Housing Tours
Come take a tour of the university's residence halls with Housing and Residence Life staff members.
Spring Preview Day Tentative Schedule (PDF)

Contact Info

events@saffairs.msstate.edu