Mardi Gras

 2015 Mardi Gras Art

The Royal Court

This election is open to both male and female students. The Royal Court will consist of one Queen, one King, five Duchesses and five Dukes. Applications for the Royal Court must be submitted by noon, Wednesday, January 28 at The Royal Court will be presented on Friday, February 13.

Apply to the Royal Court

Follow the link below to apply to become a member of the Royal Court in the Krewe of Southern Miss.


How Do Students Vote?

All current students will receive an email from SGA with the active, one-time-use link for the Royal Court Ballot or can vote in the FEC Reception Area on the Gulf Park Campus. Elections will begin Monday, February 2, at 9 a.m. and end Thursday, February 5 at 6 p.m.

The Ball Will Be Held Friday, February 13, Hardy Hall Ballroom

Tickets will be on sale Monday, January 12, 2015 - Thursday, February 12, 2015. Advanced ticket price is $10. Tickets sold at the door are $15. The ball is scheduled from 7 - 11 p.m., Friday, February 13.

Proceeds from the Mardi Gras Ball will be donated to the Gulf Park Campus Bear Point Bayou Initiative.
For more information, contact This event is sponsored by the Student Government Association.