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Mississippi University for Women Student Life

Mississippi University for Women is on a 110-acre campus in a small town setting in Columbus, MS. There are many activities and organizations for Mississippi University for Women students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Mississippi University for Women also has fraternities and sororities.

Mississippi University for Women 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 Mississippi University for Women include Wesley Foundation, International Student Association, Baptist Student Union and International Justice Mission.

Mississippi University for Women students' favorite campus traditions are Blues Week, Late Night Exam Breakfast and intramurals.

Does Mississippi University for Women Offer Student Housing?

Mississippi University for Women offers housing for students. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Mississippi University for Women students live off campus. In 2021, 27% of undergrads at Mississippi University for Women lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 73% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Mississippi University for Women. There are 643 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,470 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 537 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 25% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Mississippi University for Women Athletics

Mississippi University for Women does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.

Safety at Mississippi University for Women

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.

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

Mississippi University for Women offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Additionally, Mississippi University for Women has tornado and voice-over sirens, voice mail and text messaging emergency notification system.

Plan a Visit to Mississippi University for Women

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Mississippi University for Women, take Highway 82 to Columbus, MS. If you need to fly, book your flight to Golden Triangle Regional 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 Mississippi University for Women's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Keep Reading About Mississippi University for Women

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.

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Mississippi University for Women Students

83%

Women

17%

Men

80%

Full Time

20%

Part Time

75%

In State

25%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

57%

36%

4%

2%

0.45%

0.41%

0.30%

0.07%

Undergraduate Students

2,470

Graduate Students

203

Non-Resident / International Students

100

Mississippi University for Women Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 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

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,673

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

98%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$7,525

Out-of-State

$7,525

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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