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University of Mississippi

Check whether the University of Mississippi is right for you as an international student.


Uni facts

Oxford, USA
  • Type
    Public
  • Rank
    335
  • International students
    359
  • Nationalities
    86
  • Total programs
    107
  • Acceptance rate
    88%

Study abroad at the University of Mississippi

Established in 1848, the University of Mississippi (nicknamed ‘Ole Miss’) is an influential university located in the charming college town of Oxford, Mississippi.

The University prides itself on serving as a beacon of progress and a haven for intellectuals and academics. It’s considered the state’s flagship university, and one of the USA’s fastest-growing institutions.

There’s a huge range of study opportunities at Ole Miss, with more than 110 fields to choose from. The University boasts top-ranked programs in business, engineering, accounting, and education.

The campus offers all the amenities you could wish for, and its influence spreads across Oxford. Amongst the traditional and historic buildings, you’ll find modern learning facilities, wooded trails, and 800 hectares of lush lawns.

Outside of class, you can enjoy any of the more than 300 student clubs and associations, and the University’s 16 athletics teams, known as the Ole Miss Rebels, compete in the prestigious NCAA Division I.

Why study at Ole Miss?

  • Top-ranked university

    Ole Miss is ranked amongst the top 100 public schools in the US (U.S. News & World Report, 2020)

  • Student to faculty ratio

    The University’s student to faculty ratio is just 16:1, meaning students get individual attention

  • Great location

    Oxford is consistently ranked as one of the best college towns in the USA

Life as an international student

Students from all over the globe choose the University of Mississippi as their dream study abroad destination.

Ole Miss International will help make your transition as easy and productive as possible. You’ll get academic, English-language, and culture support, and earn college credit towards your University of Mississippi degree.

You’ll also have access to a range of exclusive courses and exciting cultural events that will help you meet new people and settle into life at Ole Miss. The Career Accelerator program can help you gain valuable professional skills to prepare you for your dream career.

Accommodation is available to all international students, with a range of room options you can choose from, including double rooms, single suites, or quad suites. Meal plans are also designed to suit you, with a number of different choices available to fit in with your lifestyle and tastes.

Student life & facilities

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  • Library
    • Individual Study Rooms
    • Computer labs
    • Group Study Rooms
    • Quiet Areas
  • Fitness Centre
    • Spin Studio
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
  • Praying Rooms
    • Workshops
    • Chaplaincy
    • Individual Praying Rooms
    • Group Praying Rooms
  • IT Support
    • Loan Laptops
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Physiotherapy
    • Travel Vaccinations
    • Campus Pharmacy
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services
    • Campus Doctor
    • Emergency Contraception
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  • Food & Restaurants
    • Restaurants 12
    • Cafe’s 3
  • Sports Facilities
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  • Clubs & Organisations
    • No. of Clubs & Organizations 350
  • Transport
    • Campus parking
    • Airport Shuttle Service
    • On-Campus Shuttle
  • Tutoring Support
    • Academic Tutoring & Support

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Fees and funding

  • Undergraduate tuition - USD$25,776 per year
  • Graduate tuition - USD$25,782 per year

Location

University of Mississippi

University, MS 38677, USA

Oxford is known for its warm, Southern charm, and exciting music scene. The town is almost equidistant between several amazing cities well worth visiting: St. Louis, Missouri, and New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Visa requirements for the University of Mississippi

Many international students will require a visa to study in the US, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

USA student visa requirements