Academic Advising

After gaining admission to the university, you must contact your advisor to determine the courses that are most appropriate for you to take. Your advisor will notify you when you can begin registering for your courses each semester along with making course recommendations based on your program of study.

Mississippi State University uses email as its official means of communication with all MSU students. Please check your MSU email account ( daily. Information on setting up your MSU email can be found at the link for student services. You can access your email at

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Chris Pilgrim
Assistant Director, Distance Learning
College of Business
(P) 662.325.8698
201C McCool Hall