University of Southern Mississippi

University of Southern Mississippi is one of the eight public 4-year colleges in Mississippi. The campus is located in an urban area, in Hattiesburg.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 14,478 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 1,903 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 1,351 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 71%). Every year 47% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

University of Southern Mississippi’s in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $8,108, and fees were $110. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $8,108 and $2,110 respectively.