Read communication updates on safety measures, supportive resources, campus healing and more.
Future Spartans, we're here for you.
Learn more about how to become a Spartan! Apply now and become part of Generation Will.
Want to find out more about what life is like as a Spartan? We have the most up-to-date information you need on your journey to become a Spartan and join the MSU community. We're always happy to help!
Attend an in-person or virtual tour, or sign up for a virtual admissions event. We can't wait to welcome you to campus, and show you around!
Members of the MSU community — representing leaders, students, faculty, staff and graduates — describe the vision animating the university from its beginnings to the current day.
The 13th annual edition is Friday, March 31, 2023, honoring the legacies of local and national community leaders and organizers with a special lunch on campus for the MSU community.
MSU will be joining the Michigan Economic Development Corporation’s new Talent Action Team, a public-private partnership, to recruit electric vehicle and mobility talent to Michigan.
These alpine insects — which are vital to stream ecosystems — face a dire future, but MSU researchers are helping make sure we learn the valuable lessons they can still share.
MSU in the news
How to become a backyard beekeper: If beekeeping isn’t your thing, you can create bee-friendly habitat for natives and honeybees alike. Michigan State University has tips for welcoming mason bees and leaf cutter bees by planting species such as aster, honeysuckle, raspberries and sunflowers.
Distant star is an excellent candidate in the search for life: Joe Rodriguez, an assistant professor of physics and astronomy at MSU, says it is possible alien life could be vastly different form life as we know it. For now, places similar to Earth, like a newly-discovered planet, offer a good starting point.
The Biden administration wants more competition in the seed industry: “The power of the seed industry is held in fewer and fewer hands,” says Phil Howard, a professor in the Department of Community Sustainability at MSU. He says over 60% of global seed sales are controlled by just four firms.
MSU used an inclusive and comprehensive strategic planning process to create a shared vision for the future and a common set of principles and values to guide our work.
To recognize the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion as a foundation for university, MSU is using a comprehensive DEI planning process focusing on those values and working in collaboration with the overall strategic planning process.
The RVSM Strategic Plan stems from work by leading researchers and experts in the field to develop a plan for survivor services, prevention efforts, and climate and culture change initiatives.
Find out more
Enjoy a curated collection of stories, photos, videos and featured content from across campus, delivered each Wednesday afternoon.
Thanks for your interest in MSU news! The MSU Daily is currently on hiatus.
Help us deliver content you’re most interested in. Check the topics you would like to read about.
You are now signed up to receive the MSUToday Weekly Update. The email is a quick and easy way to stay updated on the latest news about Spartans and the work they’re doing on campus and around the world.
Jennifer Trenkamp, MSUToday editor