College Deliberately: University of Mississippi

University of Mississippi is a very large, public, four-year University that emphasizes research, culture and character located in the town of University, MS. It is known for Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, General Studies and Elementary Education and Teaching.

University of Mississippi

place Oxford, Mississippi, University, MS 38677-1848
phone Phone: (662) 915-7211
web Web: http://www.olemiss.edu/
  • University of Mississippi is also known as:
    University of Mississippi, Ole Miss


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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
University of Mississippi Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges Accredited 1900-07-01 2029-12-10
The complete list of accredited programs and locations for University of Mississippi is available for members.
Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
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Student Centeredness

1.9 of 10
The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
6% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Bachelor’s degree
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University of Mississippi is in NCAA Division I-Football Bowl Subdivision. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 117
Baseball Men’s 35
Soccer Women’s 24

The complete list of sports at University of Mississippi is available for members.

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Tuition for University of Mississippi is in the 27.2 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as affordable.
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We aim to provide you with the resources to properly evaluate a college or university. One way to do that is to watch how that college or university is discussed by others. Here, we provide overviews of that: how University of Mississippi is discussed on reddit and twitter.
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Home for everything Southern Miss
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The Reddit community of Memphis, TN.
An approximation of whether tweets talking about University of Mississippi are, on average, positive or negative.
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Sentiment for tweets that say ‘University of Mississippi’ or an alias (see above). Twitter limits its API to the previous 7 days or 18,000 tweets. This chart shows the average daily sentiment of tweets containing University of Mississippi within those restrictions.
An approximation of whether tweets from the area around University of Mississippi are, on average, positive or negative.
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Sentiment for tweets from an area 2mi around University of Mississippi. Twitter limits its API to the previous 7 days or 18,000 tweets. This chart shows the average daily sentiment for tweets from around University of Mississippi within those restrictions. The chart will update as we get access to twitter’s full API.
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