Become a Spartan Advocate


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Becoming a Spartan Advocate is one of the most effective ways to show support for MSU, higher education, MSU Extension and AgBio Research in Michigan. Spartan Advocate is an initiative that provides supporting facts, resources, and opportunities to help alumni, faculty, students and university partners communicate the importance of supporting MSU and higher education.

To become a Spartan Advocate, enter your e-mail address below. This makes taking future actions, such as contacting appropriate legislators, fast and easy and will keep you up to date on related news and issues.

Issue Update - Fiscal Year 2020 Funding

Governor Whitmer has proposed $45.6 million in additional university operations funding (general fund), representing a 3 percent increase compared to fiscal year 2019, the largest increase since fiscal year 2015. To learn more about the current status of of her FY 2020 proposal visit our issue update page.

Spartan Advocate Toolkit

Talking to your legislator in person
Glossary of commonly used legislative terms