Founders' Day

Join in the festivities as The University of Southern Mississippi celebrates the 108th anniversary of our legislative founding on Monday, April 2, 2018. 

Founders' Day: Lofty Return eagle statue

April 2, 2018

State of the University Address

3 p.m.
Bennett Auditorium, Hattiesburg
Live stream* to Hardy Hall Ballroom, Gulf Park

*Visit to view the address from anywhere. 

The location of the State of the University Address will continue to alternate between campuses each year.


Service Pin Receptions

Reception for Gulf Park, GCRL and Stennis-based faculty and staff
9 a.m.* 

Reception for Hattiesburg-based faculty and staff
1 p.m.* 

*Details will be provided to honorees via private invitation.