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University Of Southern Mississippi (MS): Merit Aid, Financial Aid Data, Offer Data & More

Public14,509 StudentsIn State: $23,300/yrOut of state: $25,340/yr

University Of Southern Mississippi offers 54% of incoming freshmen merit aid. The average merit aid award is $6,246. University Of Southern Mississippi is a public college located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Its student population is 14,509. It is a four-year, large, primarily residential campus. It has an acceptance rate of 98%. University Of Southern Mississippi 4 year graduation rate is 26% .


Merit Aid Stats For University Of Southern Mississippi


FRESHMAN W/O NEED, RECEIVING MERIT AID

$6,246

AVG. MERIT AID AWARD

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% of freshman
with need

$4,923

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Admission Data


  • Admission rate 98%
  • Avg. high school GPA 3.4
  • Avg. ACT 22
  • Avg. SAT n/a*
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Upcoming Deadlines For University Of Southern Mississippi


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  • University Of Southern Mississippi - Send test score
    Jun 30

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Recent Financial Aid Offers For the 2019 Admissions Year

Parents who completed the admissions process in 2019 submitted their offer data as presented here.


Money You Don’t Need To payMoney Your Family Needs To payFederal Student Loans (Government)Work Study
Expected Family Contribution
State of Residence
Unweighted GPA
Composite SAT
Composite ACT
Admission
Type
College Estimated Cost of Attendance
College Grants & Scholarships (NOT BASED on financial need)
Is this money automatically renewable?
College Grants & Scholarships (BASED on financial need)
Net Cost to your family (before loans & work study)
Subsidized
Unsubsidized
Amount you can earn
$35001 to $40001 IL 3.36 0 25 Rolling $21133 $4000 Yes $0 $17133 $0 $0 $0
$20001 to $25001 AL 3.8 0 28 Rolling $26926 $5000 Yes $0 $21926 $0 $0 $0
Recent Financial Aid Offers For the 2019 Admissions Year

Colleges with Similar Merit Aid Award Percentages and Award Amounts


Name
Cost
Received Merit
Aid
Avg Merit
Aid
Acceptance
Rate
Merit
Match
University Of Southern Mississippi $25,340 54% $6,246 98%
University Of Kansas $28,878 58% $6,472 92%
Western Kentucky University $38,662 51% $6,301 97%
University Of New Hampshire Main Campus $12,105 56% $6,013 77%
Colleges with similar merit aid awards levels and amounts

Colleges in Southeast Region with similar merit aid awards levels


Name
Cost
Received Merit
Aid
Avg Merit
Aid
Acceptance
Rate
University Of Southern Mississippi $25,340 54% $6,246 98%
Western Kentucky University $38,662 51% $6,301 97%
The University Of Alabama $46,686 53% $16,240 59%
University Of Louisville $43,602 58% $8,129 72%
University Of Miami $70,906 55% $22,653 32%
West Virginia University $34,060 52% $5,475 82%
Georgia Institute Of Technology Main Campus $46,684 58% $12,777 22%
Winthrop University $43,736 58% $5,244 67%
The University Of Tennessee Martin $27,286 52% $1,845 69%
University Of Kentucky $47,055 59% $8,310 94%
Northwestern State University Of Louisiana n/a * 53% $4,217 82%
Colleges in Southeast Region with similar merit aid awards levels and amounts

Colleges with similar acceptance rate and median earnings of alumni after 10 years


Name
Acceptance
Rate
10 Year
Salary
University Of Southern Mississippi 98 $83,900
The University Of Texas At El Paso 100 $92,100
South Dakota State University 92 $91,900
The University Of Texas Of The Permian Basin 91 $91,900
Saint Martin's University 96 $91,800
Benedictine College 93 $91,800
University Of Colorado Colorado Springs 91 $90,900
Thomas More College 90 $90,900
Colleges with similar acceptance rate and median earnings of alumni after 10 years

Colleges with similar acceptance rate and cost of attendance


College
Acceptance
Rate
Attendance
Cost
University Of Southern Mississippi 98 $25,340
Blue Mountain College 93 $23,175
University Of Maine At Fort Kent 95 $23,345
Nicholls State University 94 $23,380
Henderson State University 91 $23,521
The University Of Texas At El Paso 100 $23,902
Alcorn State University 89 $24,114
University Of Maine At Presque Isle 92 $24,476
Middle Georgia State University 92 $24,546
Fort Hays State University 92 $24,581
Montana State University Northern 100 $25,076
Missouri Southern State University 96 $25,167
Maranatha Baptist University 91 $25,260
Northeastern State University 98 $25,666
South Dakota State University 92 $25,828
University Of Wisconsin Stout 90 $25,973
Martin Luther College 89 $27,230
Colleges with similar acceptance rate and cost of attendance

Colleges with similar acceptance rate and similar 4 year graduation rates


Name
Acceptance
Rate
4 year
graduation
University Of Southern Mississippi 98 26%
Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan Campus 89 30%
Lubbock Christian University 90 30%
Maranatha Baptist University 91 30%
Sonoma State University 90 29%
Marshall University 91 29%
University Of Northern Colorado 91 28%
Western Kentucky University 97 28%
University Of Nebraska At Kearney 94 28%
Tougaloo College 91 27%
William Paterson University Of New Jersey 93 27%
University Of Wyoming 96 26%
Mount Aloysius College 92 26%
Our Lady Of The Lake University 93 26%
D'youville College 100 26%
Nicholls State University 94 26%
Concordia University Texas 91 26%
Notre Dame College 90 25%
Shepherd University 89 25%
Truett Mcconnell University 93 25%
Colleges with similar acceptance rate and similar 4 year graduation rates

Comparing merit aid in colleges with similar acceptance rates.


Name
Received Merit
Aid
Avg Merit
Aid
University Of Southern Mississippi 54% $6,246
University Of Kansas 58% $6,472
Western Kentucky University 51% $6,301
Colorado State University Pueblo 59% $5,936
Texas A & M University Kingsville 49% $5,587
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