NMC 2022

Registration for NMC 2022 is OPEN!!

New Maroon Camp 2022 will be held August 7-12, 2022!

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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!

My New Maroon Camp experience as a was a 10/10! I LOVED IT!!! My counselor became like a bigger sister to me. I immediately had a friend the first day.

Continue Reading testimonial from Jada Hardy

Jada Hardy
2019 Camper

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.

Executive Staff 2022

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

Counselors 2022

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

P-Staff

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

Buddy Staff

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

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