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CALS Students

Welcome to the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Students website. We are so glad that you are interested in being part of one of the founding colleges at Missisippi State. Explore our site and then schedule a visit. We would love to show you around our campus and university.


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How to Become a Bulldog

  1. Apply to MSU.
  2. Make sure you submit the $40 application fee, official transcript, your official test scores (ACT & SAT), and any college coursework you have completed.
  3. Fill out the Scholarship resume and submit by December 1st for Competitive scholarships, August 1st for Leadership & Service Scholarships.
  4. Fill out your housing application by April 1st.
  5. Come to Academic Insight.
  6. Complete the FASFA.
  7. Register for Orientation.
  8. Welcome to the family!