NMC19 Registration is Now Open!

NMC19 Registration is Now Open!

Registration time is here! Follow the link below and register for an excitment filled NMC19!

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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.

More About New Maroon Read Our Full History

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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!

New Maroon Camp did more than help me transition into college, it gave me a family. For four days, I was able to serve as a counselor to a group of incredible freshmen. Each from a different walk of life, bringing something new and unique to this university. Being a part of New Maroon Camp staff is unlike anything I have ever experienced. I believe part of what makes it special is that it is able to turn a group of complete strangers into a loving, supporting family over the course of a few days, which I was able to help facilitate.

Continue Reading testimonial from Osvaldo Ballesteros Garcia

Osvaldo Ballesteros Garcia
2017 Counselor

Since I'm from so far away, New Maroon Camp helped me realize that Mississippi State is a family that will always be there for you whenever you need help!

Continue Reading testimonial from Kelly Blary

Kelly Blary
2017 Camper
Miami, FL

Meet Our Team

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

2019 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

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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

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Programming Staff

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

Meet the Programming Staff

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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

Last day to receive a refund for camp

June 1

Full refunds are available until June 1 Half refunds are available until July 1