1701 North State StreetJackson, MS 39210-0001 601-974-1050
http://www.millsaps.edu admissions@millsaps.edu
About Millsaps College
  • Year of Foundation 1890
  • Size of Campus 100 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation United Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,085
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 50%, 50%, 52%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Enrollment No. 1,002
Millsaps College provides an ideal atmosphere for learning, with one teacher for every 9 students and an average class size of 14. Associated with the United Methodist Church, and located on 100 beautiful acres in the heart of Mississippi's capital of Jackson - a progressive southern city of nearly half a million population - Millsaps is home to just over 900 students from 26 states and 23 countries. Our students have intellectual firepower, and know they will be taught by faculty who are as serious about learning as they are.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Association, Global Alliance, Multicultural Affairs Diversity Group, Multicultural Food Club
  • Number of sororities 6
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of frats 6
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Number of frat chapter houses 5
  • Percent students who are frat members 54%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry Team, Catholic Student Association, Millsaps Christian Fellowship, Wesley Fellowship, Canterbury Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Glory Phi God Fellowship, Gospel Choir, Jewish Cultural Association, C
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon Delta (pre-health), Alpha Kappa Delta (sociology), Alpha Psi Omega (theater), Beta Alpha Psi (accounting), Beta Beta Beta (biology), Beta Gamma Sigma (business), Eta Sigma Phi (classics), Financial Management Association National Honor Societ
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 52%
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Major Madness (Spring music festival and crawfish boil), Intramural competitions, Project Midtown (semiannual Saturday of service), Multicultural Festival, Homecoming, Habitat for Humanity, Earth Week, Outdoor Movies, Southern Circuit Film Series, Millsaps
  • Distance to nearest airport Jackson, MS (11), New Orleans (190)
  • Distance to nearest train Jackson, MS (2)
  • Distance to nearest bus Jackson, MS (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 7%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (78%), women's dorms (10%), fraternity housing (12%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 12
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 9%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 42%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 57%
  • Number of students using college housing 81%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 27%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
Campus Services
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 500
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 936
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Eudora Welty Collection, King R. Johnson History Collection, Lehman Engel Collection (music, literature, art), Paul Ramsey Collection in Applied Ethics, The Kellogg Collection of Children's Books, The Rare Book Collection, The Archives of Millsaps College
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 193,040
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Special buildings at Millsaps include the Lewis Art Gallery and the James Observatory. Millsaps also provides students with access to many types of special equipment in teaching laboratories and research facilities as outlined below. Chemistry stude
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Subscriptions 874
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,500
  • Number Of Microforms 79,858
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 8,470
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, birth control, religious, other
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 38%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 2 years 61%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,548
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 30%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Jackson State University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 46%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs national accounting firms, banks, financial service firms, elementary and secondary school systems, state and federal government agencies
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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