These FAQs are pertaining to receiving and applying-to freshman scholarships at The University of Southern Mississippi.
The GO System is an abbreviation for the Golden Opportunities Scholarship and Competitive Programs Application System. The GO System houses a variety of scholarship opportunities for incoming and continuing students at Southern Miss. Once admitted, students can search, review requirements, apply and accept their scholarships in one web portal! Click here to view instructions on applying for scholarships in the GO System.
For all freshman scholarships listed below, students must be admitted by December 1.
Scores from the December test date will be used to update student scholarship offers if they were admitted by December 1st and submit their updated test scores by February 1st. Test scores must be submitted to the Office of Admissions. Scholarship adjustments will be sent to the student’s home address in February if the scholarship offer is increased. We will not accept scores after the December test date.
Yes, students must accept scholarship(s) via the GO System. If you do not accept your scholarship by the stated deadline, your scholarship will be cancelled. Click here to view instructions on accepting your scholarship in the GO System.