Fergus Falls Campus Life

Get involved on the Fergus Falls campus! In addition to student life organizations, you'll find an amazing array of fine arts and athletics activities on our campus.

You'll also find:

  • Intramural sports
  • On-campus housing
  • Dining services
  • Disc golf course
  • Campus store and student food shelf
  • Student lounge and other comfy study spots
  • Fitness room available at no additional cost
  • And… lots of other fun campus activities and events throughout the year!

What's happening at M State Fergus FallsCampus Life and Housing

There are lots of ways to know what's happening on campus. Be sure to monitor the weekly newsletter and social media for other activities and details!

Weekly newsletters

The M State Messenger is a weekly newsletter with the latest news and activities for students. This gets sent directly to your M State student email account when class is in session.

Social media

All of our social media outlets share prize drawings, contests and information you can't get anywhere else. Be sure to follow us today!

  • Facebook - Find information about upcoming events and exhibits.
  • Instagram - Follow us on Instagram for fun and current information about what is happening on campus.
  • Snapchat - Subscribe to see what's going on around campus @ MStateFFLife.


Fergus Falls Student Government Association

Student Government Association
SGA receives "Outstanding Student Organization of the Year" award at the Student Leadership and Social Impact Awards Ceremony.

The Fergus Falls campus Student Government Association (SGA) is a group of elected students who work closely with M State administrators to help provide the best possible college experience for all students. Their responsibilities include event planning, addressing issues and overseeing the student life budget. They operate under the M State SGA constitution and bylaws, and decisions are made by voting.

SGA meetings

Wednesdays from 1:30-3 p.m. in S436 and via Zoom

All students are welcome to sit in on the meeting or request time to bring forward an issue. Email SGA with any questions or for the weekly meeting Zoom link, or to share questions or concerns about your college experience.

Apply to be an SGA senator today!

Fergus Falls campus organizations

Joining a club or organization on campus can be a great way to meet new people, build your resume and gain new experiences! Interested in joining one of these groups? Please contact the advisor directly to get more information on meeting times and locations.

Want to start a new club or organization? These are student-led, so you can work toward starting up a new club on campus. Please see the Student Clubs and Organizations packet for more information.

Associate Degree Nursing Organization (ADN)

Advisor: Alisa Beckman 
A support group for students in the ADN program that also serves M State through fundraisers and service projects.

Campus Crusade for Christ (CRU)

Advisor: Jason Retzlaff
CRU gives students an opportunity to explore topics pertaining to faith, spirituality and Christianity.

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK)

Advisor: Jodi Kramer
Honor society that recognizes students of academic excellence.

Student Government Association (SGA)

Advisor: TBA
Elected representatives who advocate for the students of M State.

Fergus Falls campus activities

Fine arts

Fine arts opportunities for students include chamber chorale, concert choir, voice ensemble, concert band, jazz band and theatre. 

Intercollegiate athletics

The college is a member of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference (MCAC) and Region XIII of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). Teams are located on the Fergus Falls campus but open to M State students on any campus. Men's teams represent the college in football, basketball, golf, baseball and clay targets. Women's teams compete in softball, volleyball, golf, basketball and clay targets. Learn more at M State Athletics!

Intramural athletics

Intramural sports can include basketball, volleyball, flag football, soccer and bowling.


Learn more about M State's homecoming celebration and traditions at Homecoming.