MSU Big 10 2019 Champs
MSU Big 10 2019 Champs
MSU Big Ten 2019 Back to Back Champs
Fallen Spartan John Elwood Berry
Fallen Spartan John Elwood Berry
John with MSUBA Board Members Chuck Smith, Lural Baltimore (Founder), and Robinson Nunn
MSUBA Scholarship Students
MSUBA Scholarship Students
Graduating MSUBA Scholarship Students
Ingrid Saunders Jones
Ingrid Saunders Jones
Spartan Alum Ingrid Saunders Jones with MSUBA Scholarship students

Welcome to MSU Black Alumni Inc.

Greetings Spartans!



Registration Hours(pick up your pre-purchased tickets or buy on-site at the Crowne Plaza Hotel)

  • Friday September 27, 2019
    • 4:45 pm – 6:00 pm
    • (The registration room will shut down during the annual board meeting 6:30-8:30pm; join us for the meeting!)
    • 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
      • After 11 pm Friday Night Party tickets can be purchased at the door
  • Saturday September 28, 2019
    • 7:00 am – 9:30 am
    •  9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
      • After 11 pm Saturday Night Party tickets can be purchased at the door



Advance purchase ticket prices are listed below! (some ticket prices will inflate on-site)

Friday Night party: $25.00

Distinguished Alumni & Scholarship Recipient Brunch: $45.00

Tailgate: $10.00

Roundtrip Shuttle: $20.00

Saturday Night Jazz & Dance Party w/496 West: $25.00

Saturday Night After Party: $10.00

Shirley Rodgers Memorial Brunch: $35.00

Purchase tickets: here

Hate waiting in lines???  YOU CAN SKIP THE LINES! You can do this by picking up your tickets during the registration hours.


Don’t forget to bring your toiletries to provide to Fostering our Future charity.

**Become a MSUBA Board of Director**

Are you interested in joining MSUBA Board of Directors? If so,  click on the link below to complete a nomination form. Click on the link below:

The deadline is September 20 2019 by 5:00 pm

MSU Black Alumni, Inc. (MSUBA) is looking for volunteers to work events during the  2019 homecoming weekend (Thursday September 26, 2019- Sunday September 29, 2019). Join us in ensuring that alumni and friends have a memorable and fun experience.

1) Click this link to see our SignUp on MSUBA 2019 Homecoming Volunteer

2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.
3) Sign up! It’s Easy – you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on

Thank you for your service! Go Green!

Greetings MSUBA members:  

Financial members who are unable to attend MSUBA’s Annual Meeting on Friday September 27, 2019  at  6pm, may authorize another MSUBA Financial member to vote on their behalf. There are three ways you can submit your proxy. 


1. You can complete the attached 2019 MSUBA Proxy authorization form and email a signed copy to: . Your email address must match the email on file with MSUBA.

2. Mail the Proxy to: MSUBA, P.O. Box 26214, Lansing, MI 48909. Note: Per Bylaws, completed proxy must be filed thirty (30) days prior to the day of the vote (Article II, Section 4.3). Proxies must be received on or before Tuesday August 27, 2019.

Click here for a copy of the proxy to mail in


3. Electronic Signature! This system is verified through your IP Address and must match the email address on file with MSUBA. Follow the below Steps to complete the electronic Signature process. 


Step One – Click on the link PROXY 2019

Step Two- Input your email address and send yourself an email 

Step Three- Open up that email and click on the link again

Step Four- Fill out the 17 fields on the form 

Step Five- Click done in the upper right hand corner 

Step Six  – You’re done! You should receive an email verification afterwards.

Congrats to our MSUBA Founder and current National Board Member Lural Baltimore being selected for the MSU Alumni Association 2019 Alumni Award to receive the Alumni Service Award for all her efforts in the Spartan Community especially with the MSUBA.
Spartans please be sure to support Lural as she receives the award by attending the Alumni Award event on October 25, 2019 at the Kellogg. Click on the link for details and register.

Kudos to the Lansing School Board for naming the Lansing School Administration in honor of our late MSUBA Board member Shirley Rodgers… click here for the news story


Congrats to Spartan Kenya Abbot Jr. who was chosen for MSUBA Oakland County Chapter’s ‘Spartan Spotlight’ for July 2019.