- To unite the holders of athletic letter awards from Mississippi State University into an organization for the mutual benefit of the University and those attending
- To foster and perpetuate a spirit of understanding and co-operation between the University, the student body, other alumni, and the general public
- To promote the University by keeping informed on the policies, both athletic and academic, of the University
- To improve the confidence of the general public in all endeavors of the University
- To assist the University and the athletic department by encouraging the enrollment of outstanding student-athletes
The MSU Sports Hall of Fame, administered by the M-Club Alumni Association, is designed to honor those former student-athletes at Mississippi State who excelled in their respective sports while at MSU and have also demonstrated good citizenship and outstanding character since leaving Mississippi State.