Costs and Financial Aid
Tuition and Fees
|Undergraduate (per credit hour)||$341.25||$977.25|
|Graduate (per credit hour)||$455.00||$1,303.00|
|Undergraduate (three-credit course)||$1,023.75||$2,931.75|
|Graduate (three-credit course)||$1,365.00||$3,909.00|
|Undergraduate (full time 12-19 hours)||$4,095.00||$11,727.00|
|Graduate (full time 9-13 hours)||$4,095.00||$11,727.00|
|Capital Improvement Fee*||$50.00||$50.00|
*This fee will be assessed for improvements at the campus you attend. This fee will be prorated for less than full-time enrollment.
**Fall tuition amounts are pending and are subject to change.
Note: You may incur additional class fees based on the class in which you are registered for (i.e., art fees, etc.) For more information about this, please visit: http://catalog.olemiss.edu/coursefees
Withdrawals and Refunds
Deadline dates for withdrawals are listed in the academic calendar. Refunds are computed based on the time of official notification of withdrawal according to the 2011 catalog. There are no refunds after the 10th class day. A full refund will be granted if the class is cancelled by the University.
FAILURE TO ATTEND CLASS DOES NOT CONSTITUTE WITHDRAWAL. Students are responsible for all schedule adjustments. Drop/add is accomplished via the web.
Financial Aid at UM-Tupelo
We’re not just red and blue. We understand that green is important to you too. The University of Mississippi Financial Aid Office has a staff member devoted to the Tupelo campus—Clara Rock. Clara works hard to help you receive the combination of the wide array of grants, scholarships, loans, and employment Ole Miss-Tupelo offers to finance your education.
Scholarships are gift programs that do not have to be repaid. They are typically awarded in recognition of significant achievement or academic talent. UM-Tupelo offers numerous scholarships to help you finance your education. We urge you to apply for as many scholarships as you qualify for. Learn more about available scholarships
Grants are gift aid that do not have to be repaid. Grants usually require a demonstration of financial need. Learn more about available grants
Loans are funds that have to be repaid with interest. Learn more about available loans
Part-time employment, on The UM-Tupelo campus, provides opportunities for students to earn money to apply toward their educational expenses.
Financial Aid for Undergraduate Transfer Students
- Completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application is required for all forms of financial aid that you might apply for.
- Be sure to include the University of Mississippi school code on your FAFSA: 002440.
- Financial aid does not "transfer" from one institution to another. Each institution must evaluate students’ eligibility independently of other institutions.
- Complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the recommended date of February 15th.
- Send the data to us by using our school code (002440) on the FAFSA.
- Submit your MTAG/MESG application to the state office by the deadline. If you are transferring mid-year, be sure to contact the State Office of Financial Aid.
- Complete your admission file.
- Check with your current Financial Aid Office to make sure you have completed all requirements for a departing student.
- Attend Transfer Student Orientation/ Official Registration at UM-Tupelo. Dates and times will be mailed to you after you have completed your application for admission and had your transcripts sent from your previous colleges attended.
- Read carefully any correspondence you receive from the Office of Financial Aid, the Office of Admissions, or other departments on campus.
- Feel free to contact the UM-Tupelo office if you have any questions about your financial aid. Office number is 662-844-5622. The financial aid is advisor available Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:30 AM until 6:30 PM and on Tuesdays from 9:30 AM until 2:00 PM. Please call to schedule an appointment.
Important Financial Aid Dates
- October 1: FAFSA application becomes available.
- March 1: Priority deadline for completing FAFSA to be considered for additional need-based aid
- March 31: Deadline to submit state aid application for HELP grant
- April 1: Deadline to submit the Community College Transfer Scholarship Application
- June 1: Priority deadline to submit Osher Reentry Scholarship
- June 30: Deadline for Regional Campus Scholarship application (application and letter of recommendation must be on file by this date)
- September 15: Deadline to submit the state aid application for consideration of MTAG/MESG