University of Southern Mississippi

NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association)

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Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive: These institutions typically offer a wide range of baccalaureate programs, and they are committed to graduate education through the doctorate. They award 50 or more doctoral degrees per year across at least 15 disciplines.

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
ROTC: Army
ROTC: Air Force
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Teacher certification: Students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization
Teacher certification: Approved by the state for initial certifcation or licensure of teachers

118 College Drive # 0001, Hattiesburg, MS, 39406-0001

(601) 266-1000 

www.usm.edu 

www.usm.edu/about/future-students   

www.usm.edu/financial-aid   

https://www4.usm.edu/ugapp/   

www.usm.edu/alumniandfriends/visionandmission.php

Public, 4-year or above 

Diploma
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctor's

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers

Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits

Academic Year Prices - 2012 (full-time, first-time undergraduate students)

Tuition & Fees 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
In District $6,336 $5,834 $5,452
In State $6,336 $5,834 $5,452
Out of State $14,448 $13,790 $13,408
Books and Supplies $1,400 $1,400 $1,400
On Campus      
Room and Board $6,907 $6,634 $6,634
Other Expenses $4,558 $4,558 $4,314
Off Campus      
Room and Board $8,800 $8,800 $8,800
Other Expenses $5,558 $5,558 $5,314
Off Campus With Family      
Other Expenses $5,525 $5,558 $5,314

Major NCAA Programs

Sport Conference
Football Conference USA
Basketball Conference USA
Baseball Conference USA
Cross Country/Track Conference USA

Financial Aid 2011-2012

Type of Aid Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grants
(scholarships/fellowships)
52.0% $4,389
State/Local Grant
(scholarships/fellowships)
34.0% $1,071
Institutional Grants
(scholarships/fellowships)
70.0% $6,751
Loans 67.0% $6,370
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The above information was obtained via the publicly-available Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), operated by the U.S. Department of Education, which compiles self-reported information provided by colleges and universities, for the purpose of making such information openly available to students and parents.

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Kathleen L. on 10/3/2013 4:12:16 PM

I was accepted to the University of Southern Mississippi and have been attending for 4 semesters now. I absolutely love it. It is big enough to offer all of the best courses, but small enough that the professors know me and interact with me directly. I absolutely love this school!