• Photo of student Leah Brigance with badge graphic which reads: Phi Beta Kappa transfer students receive $14,000 to $16,000 in funding over two years.
    "I chose UM-DeSoto because of the location and price.
    It was a priority for me to work and go to school at the same time.
    Being in DeSoto County my whole life, it was great that
    I could get a degree right here in Southaven."
    Leah Brigance
  • Photo of student Mia Mayes with badge graphic which reads: Caring faculty and staff on the Southaven Campus to help you reach your goals.
    “There were so many opportunities for me when I transferred
    to UM-DeSoto; from the Writing Center, student organizations,
    financial aid, and faculty and advisors that cared. It was a wonderful
    experience that prepared me for the next step in my career.”
  • Photo of student Rodrigo Rodriguez Escutia with badge graphic which reads: Average starting salary $48,527 of UM School of Business Graduates.
    "I chose finance because I love math, and I hope to become
    a financial manager. Getting a bachelor’s degree will affect
    my life tremendously. I believe you need to study
    and learn in order to live a fulfilling life."
    Rodrigo Rodriguez Escutia
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If you have accumulated academic credit and would like to check out the transferability of a course online, visit our transfer student webpage. See where you stand!
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2021 Viewbook

This Viewbook contains everything you need to know to make a smooth transfer from your area community college or school to a University of Mississippi Regional campus.
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Rodrigo Rodriguez Escutia
8 Mar

Newly an American Citizen, Student Pursues Finance Degree

UM-DeSoto student Rodrigo Rodriguez Escutia sets sights on business ownership.

Professor Authors Book
14 Jul

New Commercial from the University of Mississippi-DeSoto

Learn more about how you can earn a degree at the University of Mississippi-DeSoto.

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11 May

Learn about some Outstanding Members of the Class of 2020

From left to right: Katy Gunter, Leah Thompson, William Watson and Mary Helen Lee