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MVSU prepares you for a successful life after college. With the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Professional Studies, Education and the Graduate School, MVSU provides its students with a variety of educational and future career opportunities.
MVSU’s academic program is delivered by a cadre of highly qualified faculty members who serve as experts of the curriculum and instruction of their disciplines.
We are delighted that you are reviewing our University in order to make one of the major decisions in your life "WHERE DO I GO TO COLLEGE?" We say MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY, but we know you and your parents need information to make that important decision.
Founded in 1950 and established in the historical Delta of Mississippi, Mississippi Valley State University is the youngest of all Historical Black Colleges and Universities in the United States. Our rich heritage affords the discerning student opportunities to grow and prepare for their future.
MVSU believes in educating the whole student. Educational, cultural, social, wellness, service, support -- it’s all here. It’s for you. It’s the road map to help you make your dream a reality. It is where you can Dream. Explore. Succeed!
We recognize the important role that parents and families play in the stories of our students. Your investment began a long time ago and we intend to make sure it pays off.
Our alumni community is vital to enhancing the mission of Mississippi Valley State University. The need for engaging alumni with Mississippi Valley State University is greater now than ever before.
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