NMC 2020 Registration

Register for NMC 2020 today!

Due to COVID-19, you should anticipate physical distancing regulations as a camper. This may lead to canceled registrations and refunds based on your registration date if we cannot accomodate every camper.

IMPORTANT: The last day to apply for a Financial Need-Based Scholarship is July 1, 2020

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Learn what it means to be a Bulldog!

The Mississippi State University New Maroon Camp is a week-long student-led retreat that prepares first-year students for the transition to Mississippi State University. Students will learn MSU history and traditions, meet other new students, discover opportunities to get involved, and learn about the MSU campus.

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Camp 2019

New Maroon Is...

New Maroon Camp means so much to so many people here at Mississippi State. Hear what former staff and campers have to say about their NMC experience!

It has introduced me to some of my closest friends and it has made me love MSU so much. It was one of the best experiences of my life.

Continue Reading testimonial from Brooks Burgess

Brooks Burgess
2020 Programming Staff

New Maroon Camp is special because it is just a bunch of people who love their school coming together to love each other well and desire for others to love MSU as well.

Continue Reading testimonial from Mollie Adams

Mollie Adams
2020 Counselor

Meet Our Team

The all-volunteer New Maroon Camp Staff is comprised of a Student Executive Staff, Student Counselor group, Student Buddy Staff, and a Student Programming Staff.

2020 Executive Staff

Executive Staff

Comprised of a multi-talented group of MSU students who develop, plan and ultimately lead the counselors and programming staff in the implementation of New Maroon Camp.

Meet the Executive Staff

2020 Counselors


Selected through an arduous interview process developed and managed by the Student Executive Staff, the counselors have dedicated countless hours preparing and training for the New Maroon Camp Session.

Meet the Counselors

2020 PStaff

Programming Staff

Led by the Logistics Coordinator, PStaff is responsible for the development and implementation of camp programming, as well as supporting the counselors during the camp session. 

Meet the Programming Staff

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Buddy Staff

As a branch of counselors, the Buddy Staff members focus spending their time with students coming through camp with special needs. Along with this, they help the Executive Staff when an extra hand is needed.

Meet the Buddy Staff

Stay Connected

Get a head start! Check out our @NewMaroonCamp social media accounts for the latest from MSU New Maroon Camp, camp photos, upcoming announcements and events.

Upcoming Events

Registration Opens

May 15

Registration for New Maroon Camp opens at 2:00 p.m. CST

Last day to receive a full refund for camp

July 1

Full refunds are available until July 1 at 11:59 p.m. CST

Last day to apply for a scholarship

July 1

Last day to submit a scholarship request for New Maroon Camp is July 1st at 11:59 p.m. CST

Camp Price Increase

July 1

July 1, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. CST will be the last chance to register before the price increases to $300.

Last day to register for New Maroon Camp

July 24

Registration closes on July 24th at 11:59 p.m. CST

New Maroon Camp 2020

August 9 to August 15