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Important Dates & Current Costs

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We welcome students for summer terms, one semester, or the academic year.

The Spring 2023 semester arrival day is set as January 16, 2023. If you arrive on January 16 between 8:00am and 10:00pm at the Memphis, Tennessee airport, we will pick you up and transport you to Oxford, Mississippi free of charge. If you plan on arriving before January 16, you will need to secure a hotel room near the airport until January 16 or arrange your own transportation to Oxford and stay in a hotel until on-campus housing opens on January 16. 
  Fall 2022 Spring 2023
Arrival Day August 15, 2022 January 16, 2023
Orientation Activities August 16 - 19, 2022 January 17 - 20, 2023
Classes Start August 22, 2022 January 23, 2023
Break(s) September 5, 2022 (Labor Day)
November 19 - 27, 2022 (Thanksgiving Break)
March 11 - 19, 2023 (Spring Break)
April 7, 2023 (Good Friday)
Exams December 5 - 9, 2022 May 8 - 12, 2023
Departure Day December 10, 2022 May 13, 2023

Please note that Orientation is mandatory and that free transportation to and from airport will only be provided on Official Arrival and Departure Days. You do not need to physically sign up for orientation. As an incoming exchange student, we will have helpful information for you and will anticipate your presence at orientation. 

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COSTS

**Please be aware that we try our best to keep this page updated with the current costs to study at Ole Miss. This is not a contract or guarantee of costs and costs may increase before the beginning of the academic year. If costs are going to increase, they usually increase before the month of July. 
 
Depending upon your university’s exchange agreement with UM, the cost of studying at Ole Miss will vary. Please check with your home institution advisor as to which of the following agreements apply to you:
 
Tuition-Only Exchanges
You will receive a scholarship that covers tuition costs. You should budget for housing and meals, health insurance, textbooks, the student health center visit, personal expenses, travel expenses, and fees.

Tuition, Housing, and Meals Exchanges
You will receive a scholarship that covers tuition, housing, and meal benefits (the dollar equivalent of housing on campus and the dollar equivalent of a full meal plan). You should budget for health insurance, textbooks, the student health center visit, personal expenses, travel expenses, and fees.

Fee-Paying Exchange Students
You will receive a scholarship that covers the Non-Resident Fee. You should budget for tuition, health insurance, textbooks, the mandatory tuberculosis test, personal expenses, travel expenses, and fees.
 
 
Estimated Costs - Exchange & Direct Enroll*

 

 

Semester

Summer

Tuition and Direct Enroll Fees

$5,300 per semester for direct enroll students

Waived for exchange students 
 

Approximately $1,400 for 3 credit hours and $2,400 for 6 credit hours

Waived for exchange students

Non-Resident Fees

Waived for all students in the value of $8,610

Waived for all students in the value of $2,105.25

Acceptance Packet Fee  $30  $30

Application Fee

 $65

 $65

On-Campus Housing

$3,257 per semester for a double occupancy room, plus $75 application fee

$712 for Summer 1 single room 

$535 for Summer 1 double room

$712 for Summer 2 single room

$535 for Summer 2 double room 

Off-Campus Housing Booked Independently

Approximately $400-$700 per month; generally requires a full year lease

Not recommended for summer

Meal Plan On Campus

$2,064 (unlimited, not required); Please go to olemiss.campusdish.com for all meal plan options

$500

Mandatory UM Health Insurance

$841 in Fall
$1,163 in Spring

$335

Mandatory Tuberculosis Testing

$202

$202

International Study Fee

$100

$50

Capital Improvements Fee

$50

$25

Student Activities Fee

$2 per credit hour

$2 per credit hour

Textbooks

~$500 - $650

~$200

Special Class Fees

~$25 - $150 per class

only applies to certain classes - more typical for science and art courses

~$10-$100 per class

only applies to certain classes          

Optional Bed and Bath Pack

$40

$40

Personal Spending Money

~$300 per month
 

~$300 per month

*Based on 2022-2023 AY costs and subject to change. Fees will be finalized in July prior to the August start of the academic year.