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Delta State University Student Life

Delta State University is on a 332-acre campus in a small town setting in Cleveland, MS. Delta State University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Delta State University also has fraternities and sororities.

Delta State University has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Delta State University include Baptist Student Union, Union Program Council, Wesley Foundation and Kappa Delta Sorority.

The Delta State University community comes together each year for Homecoming, Pig Pickin and Springfest.

Does Delta State University offer student housing?

Delta State University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Delta State University students live off campus. In 2021, 34% of undergrads at Delta State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 66% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Delta State University. There are 1,277 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,331 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 588 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Is Delta State University Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Delta State University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Delta State University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Delta State University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Delta State University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Delta State University, take U.S. Highway 8 to Cleveland, MS. If you need to fly, book your flight to Memphis International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in MS you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Delta State University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Delta State University Students

59%

Women

41%

Men

72%

Full Time

28%

Part Time

83%

In State

17%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

56%

33%

5%

2%

2%

1%

0.36%

0.21%

0.10%

Undergraduate Students

2,331

Graduate Students

668

Non-Resident / International Students

87

Delta State University Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,999

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,121

Out-of-State

$8,121

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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