• Address: Oxford, Mississippi, University, Mississippi 38677-1848

  • Phone Number: (662) 915-7211

  • Website: https://www.olemiss.edu/

Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Public

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Headquartered at

Oxford, Mississippi

FAFSA/Federal School Code

002440

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Institutional Accreditation

SACSCOC

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Programmatic Accreditation

CACREP, NACCAS

Historically Black College or University

No

Data Source: https://www.olemiss.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 18: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 85 % Part Time: 69 %
Total Population 23,610
Student Population Full Time: 21,159 Part Time: 2,451
Gender Division Male: 44 % Female: 56 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 56 %

The College Monk

Female: 63 %

Total Graduation Rate: 60 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Majors and Online Programs

The University of Mississippi offers 11 online programs across 2 Majors

Business Management

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Education

Offering 10 programs accross 4 degrees

Admissions

The University of Mississippi Acceptance Rate is 78%

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $40
Graduate Application Fee $50

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission Statistics
Total Applicants 17,918
Total Applicants Admitted 14,029
Applicants Enrolled 3,964
Full time Applicants Enrolled 3,895
Part Time Applicants Enrolled 69
Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

The University of Mississippi Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 925
Number of students submitting ACT scores 3,580
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 23%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 90%
SAT Math 545 average 490 - 600 range
SAT Critical Reading 550 average 500 - 600 range
ACT Composite 24 average 21 - 28 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,717 Undergraduate, U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen February 15th, 2019
Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant $479 Students whose parent or guardian was a member of the U.S. Armed Forces and died as a result of service performed in Iraq or Afghanistan after, September 11, 2001, Must be ineligible for the Pell Grant February 15th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) $479 Undergraduate, U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen February 15th, 2019
TEACH Grant $479 Undergraduate or Graduate, Students who intend to teach in a public or private elementary or secondary school, 3.25 CGPA. February 15th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $7,049 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time. February 15th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized Loan $7,049 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time. February 15th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loan $8,206 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time, Dependent students. February 15th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work Study Varies U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time, Satisfactory academic progress. February 15th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Grants and Scholarships

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Sumners Grant $5,000 Must be resident of Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Montgomery, or Webster, Varies
Complete 2 Compete Tuition Assistance Grant (C2C) $500 U.S citizen or Mississippi resident. Varies
Mississippi Tuition Assistance Grant (MTAG) $500 Minimum ACT score required of 15, Minimum GPA required 2.5. September 15th, 2019
Mississippi Eminent Scholars Grant (MESG) $2,500 Minimum GPA required 3.5, Mississippi Resident, Freshmen, September 15th, 2019
Nissan Scholarship (NISS) $2,462 Undergraduate Students, Mississppi resident, 15 credits per semester. September 15th, 2019

Data Source: https://www.olemiss.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Scholarships and Grants

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Ole Miss Opportunity Program $7,749 Minimum GPA required 3.0, Eligible for Pell Grant. March 15th, 2019
National Merit Finalist Award $1,000 Entering Freshmen with finalist status, Varies
Barnard Scholarship $5,000 Minimum GPA required of 3.0, Freshmen Varies
Robert M. Carrier Scholarship $10,000 Mississippi resident, exceptional academic and leadership record required. January 5th, 2019
W. R. Newman Scholarship $10,000 Entering Freshmen Mississippi resident. January 5th, 2019

Data Source: https://www.olemiss.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military and Veteran Benefits

Military Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Military Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship Varies Student must be a Veteran of the United State Armed Forces. Varies
Dependent Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship Varies Student must be a dependent receiving any VA education benefits, Varies
Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post-9/11 GI Bill $5,971 Individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001, Honorably discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. Varies
Montgomery GI bill Varies For active duty or selected reserve members of Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard. Varies
Tuition Assistance Program $2,719 Eligible Members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard. Varies
Yellow Ribbon Program Varies Eligible for the maximum benefit rate (100%) under the Post 9/11 GI Bill, Must not be on active duty or a spouse transferee of an active duty member. Varies

Data Source: https://www.olemiss.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $10,478
$30,001 - $48,000 $13,426
$48,001 - $75,000 $17,233
$75,001 - $110,000 $19,087
Over $110,000 $20,134

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 26% $4,456
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 78% $8,721
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 22% $4,811
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 65% $7,944
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 41% $8,385
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 40% $5,412
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 14,678
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 674 $3,170
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 632 $2,957
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 42 $6,373

Data Source: https://www.olemiss.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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