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Getting Here

Parking on campus near the Colvard Student Union is extremely limited and we strongly urge you to utilize the shuttle from the Hilton Garden Inn and La Quinta Inn for the main conference. However, if you are attending the Pre-conference and have to drive onto campus and park, information on permit parking can be obtained when you check-in. Parking Map is attached. Upon arrival, please be sure to park in any spot except Gated, Handicap, Service, Reserved or Exclusive Service Parking. If you park in metered parking, do not exceed the posted length of time where "time" parking is in effect. Anyone who parks in metered parking must pay the meter.

Driving Directions

Highway 45 Alt. (North or South)

  1. Take Hwy 82 West to Starkville/MSU
  2. Take Hwy 12 West Exit toward Starkville
  3. Continue for 2.1 miles
  4. Turn left onto Russell Street and continue onto Stone Boulevard
  5. Turn left onto Creelman Street
  6. Turn left onto Tracy Drive
  7. Turn right onto Lee Boulevard

Interstate 55 (North or South)

  1. Take Hwy 82 East exit at Winona
  2. Take Hwy 82 East into Starkville
  3. Take Hwy 12 Exit towards Starkville
  4. Continue for 2.1 miles
  5. Turn left onto Russell Street and continue onto Stone Boulevard
  6. Turn left onto Creelman Street
  7. Turn onto Tracy Drive
  8. Turn right onto Lee Boulevard

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 exit towards Starkville
  4. Continue 2.1 miles
  5. Turn left onto Russell Street and continue onto Stone Boulevard
  6. Turn left onto Creelman Street
  7. Turn left onto Tracy Drive
  8. Turn right onto Lee Boulevard

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 exit towards Starkville
  5. Continue 2.1 miles
  6. Turn left onto Russell Street and continue to Stone Boulevard
  7. Turn left onto Creelman Street
  8. Turn left to Tracy Drive
  9. Turn right onto Lee Boulevard

Missississippi State University is located in Mississippi State, MS - Zip Code 39762.

Parking Directions

Parking Map

Airport Directions

Our local airport, Golden Triangle Regional Airport, in Columbus, MS., is only a few minutes from MSU, and is heavily used by the university community. Flights are limited and currently depart at 6:19 am, 10:50 am and 4:08 pm; arriving flights are at 10:19 am, 3:39 pm, and 7:30 pm. These times are subject to change. GTR has a car rental service available and provides local convenience and world-class service. For more information on our local airport, visit http://www.gtra.com/ .

There are three other airports within two and a half hours of MSU: Birmingham International Airport, Memphis International Airport, and Jackson International Airport. Car rental services are available.