Why Detachment 425?

MSU Scholarships

The following scholarships are available for MSU students who are cadets in good standing: (hyperlink each back to the scholarship page)


Proximity to Columbus AFB

Students crowded around air plane and listening to pilot talk

Cadets visit Columbus AFB every year to view static displays, meet with officers, and to be exposed to Air Force life.  Cadets have also received hands-on opportunities with the flying squadron simulators, aerospace physiology demonstrations, internships, exclusive static displays, and flight demonstrations.


MSU Overview

As a leading research and land grant university, Mississippi State feels like home from the moment you step on campus. 

Starkville, MS

Mississippi State is located in Starkville, MS.  Main Street and the Cotton District are minutes away, offering events large and small throughout the semester. 

Middleton Hall

Built in 1910, Middleton Hall served as the MSU Dairy Department for 30 years before the Famous Maroon Band took residence.  Air Force ROTC moved into the top floor in 1954 and has occupied it since. As one of the oldest buildings on campus, Middleton Hall is designated as a Mississippi Landmark Building and received a $3.1 million renovation in 2011. 

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