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Contact Information

University of Southern Mississippi
118 College Dr.
Hattiesburg, MS 39406
General Phone: (601)266-4111
Admissions: (601)266-5000
Financial Aid:

Fast Facts

Control: Public
Coed Status: Coeducational
Campus Setting: Small City
(< 100,000 residents)
Calendar System: Semester
Year Founded: 1910
School Colors: Black, Gold
School Nickname: Golden Eagles, Lady Golden Eagles

Student Body (Fall 2008)

Total Student Population
(14,793 students)
Attendance Status
of All Undergraduates
Demographic Breakdown
of Full-Time Undergraduates
Gender Breakdown
of Full-Time Undergraduates
Undergraduates 12,062
Graduates 2,731
Total Students 14,793
Part-Time 1,732
Full-Time 10,330
African American 3,508
American Indian 47
Asian American 145
Caucasian 7,605
Hispanic American 174
International 81
Not Specified 502
Male 4,128
Female 6,202

Source: National Center for Education Statistics, IPEDS database. Survey files used include Institutional Characteristics, Enrollments and Student Financial Aid; Survey years include 2007-2008, 2008-2009, and 2009-2010. The information on this page is believed to be accurate for the 2008 school year, though College Toolkit does not guarantee such accuracy.

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