Highway 8 W Cleveland, MS 38733 662-846-4018
http://www.deltastate.edu dheslep@deltastate.edu
About Delta State University
  • Year of Foundation 1924
  • Size of Campus 332 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 3,258
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 62%, 38%, 10%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $15
  • Enrollment No. 3,156
Delta State University is a public institution providing a comprehensive undergraduate and graduate curriculum to over 4,000 students representing 49 states and 23 countries. It offers 13 baccalaureate degrees in 38 majors and seeks to meet the need for advanced training in certain fields by providing programs of study for 11 master’s degrees, the Educational Specialist degree and the Doctor of Education degree. Acknowledging its beginnings as a teacher’s college, the University sustains excellence in teacher education while continuing to expand offerings in traditional as well as unique programs of study. From the core disciplines such as arts, humanities, and sciences, to unique programs such as Commercial Aviation, the Delta Music Institute, and the nationally-recognized Geospatial Interdisciplinary Technology program, the University is committed to meeting the evolving needs of the students it serves.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Phi Kappa Phi; Kappa Pi; Eta Mu Sigma; Beta Beta Beta; Pi Omega Pi; Omicron Delta Kappa; Accounting Honor Society; Chi Sigma Iota; Kappa Delta Pi; Kappa Omicron Nu; Phi Eta Sigma; Phi Alpha Theta; Order of Omega; Lambda Iota Tau; Kappa Mu Epsilon; Mu Phi E
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 6
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union; Reform University Fellowship; Wesley Foundation; God's Annointed Voices; Chi Alpha; Christian Student Center; Alpha Omega Ministries; Catholic Students Association; Fellowship of Christian Atheletes;
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Student Association; African American Student Council;
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 8
  • Other general policies permission required for student marriages, class attendance mandatory
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Springfest; Pig Pickin'
  • Number of students in fraternities 8
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Memphis, TN (115), Greenville, MS (40)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Cleveland, MS (1)
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 33%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 11
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms, men's dorms, apartments for married students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 357,769
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Basic Services Provided placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 19,002
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, birth control
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,280
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 831,508
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 41,924
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Internet Access Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Ms Valley State University)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village