2024-25 Academic Catalog


For consideration for admission for the fall term, freshmen and transfer applications should be received by August 1. Some departments may have early application deadlines. Contact the specific department for dates.

All applicants must submit a $40 non-refundable application fee. The application for admission cannot be processed until this fee is received.

Mississippi State University may void enrollment in the following situations: if an original transcript is not received; if a student is not eligible for readmission to any college formerly attended; or if any document is fraudulent or altered.

Applicants may meet general admission requirements to the University and not meet the requirements for a specific department. Applicants should contact the academic department to which they are applying for additional requirements.

The Office of Admissions and Scholarships is responsible for administering admission policies. For admission information or to inquire further about university admission requirements, contact the Office of Admissions and Scholarships, Mississippi State University, P.O. Box 6334, Mississippi State, MS 39762. Telephone: (662) 325-2224. Fax: (662) 325-1678 (1MSU). E-mail: admit@msstate.edu. Students may apply online by visiting www.admissions.msstate.edu. All applications may be submitted electronically.