Set for September of each year, this annual event is known for its fun, cooking competition, pep rally, and football game. Pig Pickin’ is the time to visit. Save the Date for the next Pig Pickin’ on October 7, 2017
Fall brings the perfect weather for football, friends and fun. Each year, students celebrate Homecoming with week-long lineup of activities. Your campus becomes your place to play. Homecoming 2017 is scheduled for November 11.
Go Green Weekend
The spring brings green, so why not celebrate with a weekend in the green and white nation? Spring visit day, the annual Springfest on the Quad, tailgating, crawfish, sports and more! Mark your calendars for April 8, 2017!
Find out what it’s like to be a Delta State University student by visiting the college or school of your choice. You will get to see where classes are held, get to know current students and faculty and ask questions specifically about your major of interest. Dates are soon to be announced for spring 2017.
Directions to Campus
Memphis – Take US Highway 61 south to Cleveland. Once in Cleveland, turn west (right) onto MS Highway 8 travel 1 mile, Kent Wyatt Hall will be on your right. (Approximately 100 miles)
Jackson – Take US Highway 49 north to Indianola. Turn north (right) on MS Highway 448 to Shaw. Turn north (right) onto US Highway 61 to Cleveland. Once in Cleveland, turn west (left) onto MS Highway 8 travel 1 mile, Kent Wyatt Hall will be on your right. (Approximately 110 miles)
Vicksburg – Take US Highway 61 north to Cleveland (approximately 110 miles). Once in Cleveland, turn west (left) onto MS Highway 8 travel 1 mile, Kent Wyatt Hall will be on your right. (Approximately 110 miles)
For air travelers – The closest regional airport is located in Greenville (45 miles) and is served by Northwest Airlink. International Airports are located in Memphis and Jackson.
We love Cleveland because it’s a small enough town where there’s always a familiar face and something to do. There’s so many yummy places to eat, and in the Delta, you know the music is going to make you dance.Hannah