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University of Mississippi

1,760 reviews
  1. University, MS
  2. 4 Year
A-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B+
  2. Value
    B
  3. Diversity
    B-
  4. Campus
    A
  5. Athletics
    A+
  6. Party Scene
    A
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    C+
  9. Dorms
    B+
  10. Campus Food
    B
  11. Student Life
    A
  12. Safety
    C+
University of Mississippi is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-A
Athletic Conference
Southeastern Conference
Address
Oxford, Mississippi
University, MS 38677

University of Mississippi Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
81%
SAT Range
970-1180
ACT Range
21-27
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Application Website

Cost

Net Price
$14,803/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $13,678/ year
  • $30-48k
    $13,727/ year
  • $49-75k
    $16,934/ year
  • $76-110k
    $18,546/ year
  • $110k+
    $20,093/ year

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
81%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.77 responses
47%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.73 responses
63%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.73 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
16,665Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
6%
Pell Grant
25%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 42 responses
  • Friendly
    31%
  • Lively
    38%
  • Okay
    7%
  • Preppy
    2%
  • Snooty
    5%
  • Unique
    17%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Data not available
Poll
60%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.121 responses
Poll
44%
of students say almost everything on campus revolved around sports.128 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 40 responses
  • Diamond in the rough
    3%
  • Home
    20%
  • Like Summer camp
    5%
  • Prideful
    28%
  • Terrible
    3%
  • Traditional
    43%

After University of Mississippi

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$40,600/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
61%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
82%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.34 responses

Reviews

1,760 reviews
  • Excellent
    466
  • Very Good
    617
  • Average
    520
  • Poor
    89
  • Terrible
    68
The professors I have had in my department are full of joy and love of teaching the subject.
  • College Junior
  • 1 month ago
If you plan to stay in the American South, Ole Miss is a fantastic place to go, due to the plethora of connections to be made.
  • College Junior
  • 1 month ago
The University of Mississippi is home. Ole Miss is everything I could have ever wanted.
  • College Junior
  • 1 month ago