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Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions

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Office of Admissions

Kennard-Washington Hall map

Hattiesburg

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Email
admissions@usm.edu

Phone
601.266.5000

Admissions Requirements

  • Freshman Admission
  • Transfer Admission
  • Honors College Admission
  • International Admission

Costs & Financial Aid

USM's tuition and fees are among the lowest in Mississippi, the Gulf Coast region and throughout the Southeast. Full-time undergraduate students pay the same rate up to 19 hours per semester.

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Undergraduate Applications

These applications are for students who are U.S. citizens or permanent U.S. residents.

First-Time Freshman 

Students seeking freshman scholarship consideration must be admitted by the deadline of December 1, 2022. The general deadline for Fall 2023 freshman admission is June 30, 2023. 

First-Time Transfer

  • The Fall 2023 transfer application will open on September 1.

Previous USM Student 

  • The Fall 2023 readmission application will open on September 1.

Visiting Student at USM 

  • The Fall 2023 visiting student application will open on September 1.

Visiting Previous USM Student 

  • The Fall 2023 visiting readmission application will open on September 1. 

Dual Enrollment 

  • The Fall 2023 dual enrollment application will open on September 1.

The deadline for Fall 2022 applications has passed.

Please apply for a future term.

These applications are for students who are not U.S. citizens or permanent U.S. residents.

Current Applicants: Log in to your existing application by clicking one of the links below.

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