Admissions

New Student Eligibility

For college credit programs

At minimum, prospective students must meet the early admission requirements of the University of Mississippi:

  • Meet one of these two admissions options: 
    • OPTION 1
      • Be classified as a junior or senior AND
      • Have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale 
      • Submit a School Approval Form signed by principal and guidance counselor
    • OPTION 2
      • Have a minimum composite score of 30 on the ACT (or SAT equivalent) AND
      • Have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
      • Submit a School Approval Form signed by principal and guidance counselor
  • Be in good academic and disciplinary standing.

New Student Application Process 

For college credit programs

At minimum, each program requires prospective students to complete the following application steps and submit the required documentation. Please check individual program websites for complete information regarding their application process.

STEP ONE
Complete the Credit Programs Interest Form. We will contact you before you complete the next step.

STEP TWO
Complete the UM Undergraduate Admissions Application and pay the application fee ($40 MS Resident/$60 Non-Resident) 

STEP THREE
Mail the following official documentation and application materials to the Office of Pre-College Programs: 

  • Official high school transcript 
  • All ACT or SAT scores to date 
  • School and Course Approval Form
  • Additional materials as required for selected program(s)

Returning Students

For college credit programs

Eligibility
Returning students must continue to meet the early admission requirements of the University of Mississippi by:

  • Maintaining a minimum 3.0 G.P.A.
  • Acquiring permission from their school counselor and/or principal
  • Remaining in good academic and disciplinary standing

Application Process
Returning students that have been admitted to the University of Mississippi and have previously attended a credit program have an abbreviated application process. Returning students do not have to complete the UM Undergraduate Admissions Application or pay the admissions fee again.

STEP ONE
Complete the Credit Programs Application Form

STEP TWO
Mail the following official documentation and application materials to the Office of Pre-College Programs:

  • Current official high school transcript
  • All ACT or SAT scores to date 
  • Course Approval Form 
  • Additional materials as required for selected program(s)