University of MississippiSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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University, Mississippi Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,828

Avg in-state tuition

$25,100

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Mississippi

The University of Mississippi is a large public university located on a rural campus in University, Mississippi. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 21,617, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 88%. The university offers 78 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 66%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,828, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $25,100.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

88% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 88%

Retention Rate 87%

Graduation Rate 66%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1020-1250

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-29

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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57%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

22k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

75%

Black

12%

Hispanic

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Two or more races

2%

Asian

2%

Unknown

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

22% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

22%

State Grant Aid

29%

Institution Grant Aid

63%

Pell Grant

22%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,165
State Grant Aid $2,678
Institution Grant Aid $11,047
Pell Grant Aid $5,046
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.