Background Image Alternative Text: Student walking on Drill Field First Generation Student Programming Our mission is to provide supportive services for low income, first-generation, and students with documented disabilities. Background Image Alternative Text: Students carrying flags from different countries at International Fiesta Holmes Cultural Diversity Center The Holmes Cultural Diversity Center works to enhance the cultural experiences of students here at Mississippi State University. Background Image Alternative Text: Two presenters with presentation boards at faculty senate Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion OIDI offers a variety of programs and services to assist individuals in their professional growth and provides departments and units various avenues to recruit and retain underrepresented faculty and staff. Background Image Alternative Text: Four students taking Maroon Friday selfie Promise Student Support Program The Mississippi State University Promise Program is designed to help students by offering tuition assistance and other opportunities to entering freshmen and community college transfers from economically challenging situations. Background Image Alternative Text: Graduation Cap with Wrap it in Maroon and White on top Thrive Scholars Program The Mississippi State University Thrive Program provides independent status students with the comprehensive support necessary in navigating and maximizing their college experience as they pursue degree completion at Mississippi State University. Background Image Alternative Text: Students Tabeling on Drill Field TRiO Student Support Program TRiO provides opportunities for academic development, assist students with basic college requirements, motivate students toward the successful completion of their postsecondary education, and facilitate entrance into graduate and professional programs.