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University of Mississippi

Women's WCLA Contact: Kate Cowne
Profile
Size
9 / 10
18,007 Undergrads / 22,456 Students
Cost
3 / 10
$14,459 Net Price
Selectivity
1 / 10
88% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Town: Remote

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
85%
Overall Graduation Rate
64%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
44% / 64%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are played in-state. The team also travels to Florida, South Carolina, and Georgia.

Recruit Commits
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Madison Kujawski St. Mary's Annapolis, MD Mid
Kelley Lucey Archmere DE Goal
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
Oxford Mississippi, University, MS, 38677, University, MS, 38677 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Memphis Area
  • Jackson Mississippi Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Florence Alabama Area
  • Greater New Orleans Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Biloxi Mississippi Area
  • Birmingham Alabama Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Tuscaloosa Alabama Area
  • Austin Texas Area
Where Grads Work
  • US Army
  • FedEx Services
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Walgreens
  • Walmart
  • Regions Financial Corporation
  • Deloitte
  • AT&T
  • FNC Inc.
  • KPMG US
  • PwC
  • US Navy
  • FedEx
  • State Farm
  • Wells Fargo
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Healthcare Services
  • Finance
  • Media and Communication
  • Marketing
  • Legal
  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Information Technology
  • Administrative
  • Consulting
  • Accounting
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
500 - 610
Math
520 - 630
Total
1080 - 1300
ACT
English
22 - 32
Math
20 - 27
Composite
21 - 29

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 15,371 5,986 9,385
% Admitted 88% 86% 89%
% Admits That Enroll 25% 27% 24%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.54
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
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    High School Rank
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    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (27%)
    Health Professions (17%)
    Communication & Journalism (7%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (6%)
    Education (5%)
    Engineering (5%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
    Social Sciences (4%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (4%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (4%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (3%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    History (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (1%)
    Legal Professions
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Athlete graduation rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $14,459

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$8,660 $22,012
    Books & Supplies$1,200 $1,200
    Cost of Living$10,696 $10,696
    Personal Expenses$4,880 $4,880
     
    Sticker Price$25,436 $37,874

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    87% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship78%$11,209
    Federal Grants24%$5,114
    Pell Grants24%$4,953
    Other Federal6%$609
    State & Local Grants29%$2,547
    Institutional Grants65%$10,391
     
    Student Loans41%$8,672
    Federal Loans39%$5,550
    Other Loans8%$18,151

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $713 Million $31,752

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $19,500.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $15,000 $207

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 8.1%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 7,540 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $42,700

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.26 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 44% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 7 5
    Fondling - -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 3 3
    Burglary 10 4
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, with medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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