- College search made simple.
Dismiss notification

Interested in this school?

Please type at least the first 4 letters of the school name.

University of Southern Mississippi Admissions Stats

What Are My Chances?®

What are my chances?® Calculator

The chart below shows your chances of admission to this school, based on the information in your profile.

  • Lower
  • Medium
  • Higher
Estimated Chances

Create a free profile so you can see your chances at University of Southern Mississippi and thousands of other top colleges.



Not sure if you can get in? Read our Admissions Tips

University of Southern Mississippi Admissions Scattergram

(Based on historical self-reported student data)

Want to improve your chances?

Use the Cappex Admissions Coach to get tips.

Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Recommendations: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

Application Fees

Undergrad Application Fee
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

Test Scores Breakdown

Many colleges put a great deal of weight on student ACT/SAT test scores when considering applications. Cappex can help you see how you rank compared to students who have been accepted to University of Southern Mississippi

Contact Info

118 College Drive # 0001 Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
Phone: (601) 266-1000
General Site:
University of Southern Mississippi
  • Located in Hattiesburg, MS
  • Public
  • 15,778 students enrolled
  • 63% admitted
  • $6,744 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
  • 0
  • kristin from petal, ms
  • May-25-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    if you ever get discouraged, never give up. keep working toward your dreams no matter what or who is trying to hold you back. i know you will think it wont matter that you dont go to class, but just remember the day you come back you will have twice as much work to do!

    Read More
  • 0
  • Nobody from Nowhere, MS
  • Oct-14-2015 I am a current student here

    Make sure you remove everything for your bathroom on mandatory cleaning day: that includes your personal items, the toilet, the shower head, the tiles, the drain, and the pipe in the wall. Just a precaution if you don't want it to get taken.

    Read More
  • 0
  • Jessica from Jackson, MS
  • Aug-13-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Just be yourself. If you get lost don't be afraid to ask for help. Make sure you have the classes that you want Make friends and have fun

    Read More
  • 0
  • SMTTT2017
  • Apr-08-2014 I am a current student here

    Don't be too stressed. It's actually quite fun once you're here. Live up GEWW because it doesn't happen twice and it's really a lot of fun if you just let yourself enjoy it. Other than that, be open to diversity and willing to work hard and you'll succeed. Note: the diversity is more than just skin tone and race, it's also the many different personalities and beliefs.

    Read More