The University of Mississippi is a public institution and R1: Doctoral Research University located in Oxford. There are four other regional campuses throughout Mississippi and a medical center in Jackson, which all contribute to it being the state’s largest university by enrollment. The sea- and space-grant university is the only one in the state to house the nation’s most prestigious honor society, Phi Beta Kappa. The University of Mississippi is nicknamed Ole Miss and the first fraternity, Rainbow Fraternity, was the first fraternity founded in the south.
The University of Mississippi is highly regarded within many national rankings for its many departments including their honors college. Besides the leading and competitive academics, Ole Miss boasts being ranked one of the most beautiful campus to visit. You will definitely find this upon your visit, especially if it includes a visit to the Grove during football season!
Christina from Naperville, IL
It is the most beautiful campus I have ever laid my eyes on. The faculty and staff are eager for you to learn. I feel at home and safe on campus.