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College Night

College Night is Thursday, Oct. 24th from 6-8pm. It will be located in the Multi-purpose Room. Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors please come out and meet the recruiters!

College Planner Grades 8-12

Non-profit site that offers career search, college search, financial aid, parent information, and year-by-year planning information. Source: https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org

College Search and Reviews

Easy-to-use tool that matches colleges to your personally created profile.  Also, search college reviews and receive targeted emails about specific scholarships. Compare colleges, find tuition and admission information and discover your admission chances from more than 3,000 schools. Source: Cappex.com


 Delta State Fall Preview Day

Delta State is hosting a Fall Preview Day as part of their annual Pig Pickin' festivities. They would like to invite junior and senior students to attend. Fall Preview Day is Saturday, September 21 from 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM. Up to 2 guests are allowed. Register online at gotodsu.net. Registration deadline is Thursday, September 19, 2019.


Delta State Spring Preview Day

Delta State is hosting a Spring Preview Day as part of their annual Go Green Weekend festivities. They would like to invite junior and sophomore students to attend. Spring Preview Day is from 12:30 PM - 3:15 PM. Up to 2 guests are allowed. Register online at gotodsu.net. Registration deadline is Friday, April , 2020.

MS community, public, & private College Directory

MS College Directory, grouped by Public, Private, and Community colleges.  Includes phone numbers and links to each school's admissions department.  Source: Get2College.org

MS STATE Fall Preview Days

MS State Fall Preview Days are geared toward high school seniors. The student will spend an entire day on campus. The cost is $10 per person. Space is limited so register soon. The dates are October 14, November 11, & Nov. 25, 2019. Registration goes live on Monday, September 16th at 9:00 a.m. CST.

MS State New Maroon Camp

The Mississippi State University New Maroon Camp is a five-day, four-night student led retreat that prepares first year students for the transition to Mississippi State University. At New Maroon Camp, students learn what it really means to be a Mississippi State Bulldog. This includes giving students the opportunity to experience and learn about MSU history & traditions (the cowbell, the Chapel of Memories, etc.), meet other incoming students, and gain insight into freshman year -- all while moving in to their residence hall 5 days early! Registration for New Maroon Camp 2020 will open on MARCH , 2020!

MS State Orientation registration

MS State online Registration will be available March 1st at 9:00 am.To Register for Orientation:

    1. You must be admitted to MSU.

    2. Use your NetID from MSU and the NetPassword you created for your online application.

    3. You must have a valid credit card to register online.

    4. Immunization records must be sent to the Longest Student Health Center.

MS State Scholars Recognition Days

MS State Scholars Recognition Days are exclusively for high school seniors who have a composite ACT score of 30 or higher. Their goal is to give these students a closer look at the university's academic programs. Talk with faculty about the programs you are interested in and learn what academic opportunities await you at MSU. The dates are: Oct. 21, Oct. 28, & Nov. 4, 2019. *Registration available Monday, September 16th at 9:00 a.m. CST.

MS State University's Society of Women Engineers

MS State is hosting an outreach event on Saturday, November 2nd from 10am-3pm for 9th-12th grade girls with the goal of getting them excited about careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. This event is completely free and we will provide lunch for the students. It will include activities, panel, and scavenger hunt. Parents are invited to tour Mississippi State’s campus while the students participate in STEM related activities. This event is limited to 60 spots so please register soon. More information can be found on the attached flyer. Be That Engineer Event Flyer

MS STATE Spring Preview Days

MS State Spring Preview Days are designed to assist high school juniors in their college search process. They are events for students and their families to join in for a fun and informative day. Spring Preview Days will take place on .

Registration for these events will be available , 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

Non-MS College Contacts

These schools are actively recruiting current IA seniors.  Printed information is available in IA's Counseling Office.

Ole Miss Orientation registration

Ole Miss Orientation registration starts at 8:30 a.m. (CST) on March , 2020.  You can register for summer orientation AFTER you have completed/paid your $75 housing application fee and turned in your health records.

  • Go online to http://my.olemiss.edu/

  • Sign in with your WebID and password.

  • Once you log in, select the Orientation tab in the main tool bar at the top.

Ole Miss Fall Visit Day

Ole Miss Fall Visit Days is October 12, 2019. Fall Visit Day is designed to give visitors a chance to learn what The University of Mississippi is really like directly from faculty and currently enrolled students. An academic browse fair, tours of the campus and residence halls, and sessions on admissions and financial aid are offered.

Ole Miss Saturday Visit Days

  • Saturday Visit Days allow weekend opportunities for prospective students and their parents to participate in information sessions, take a campus tour, and visit both a contemporary and traditional style residence hall. Registration for Saturday Visit Days will open 8 weeks prior to the event.

  • Saturday Visit Days Dates:
    July 27, 2019

September 28, 2019

December 7, 2019

January 25, 2020

February 22, 2020

April 18, 2020


Junior Preview Day at Ole Miss 

Junior Preview Day is designed to give current high school juniors and their families a chance to learn what the University of Mississippi is really like directly from faculty and currently enrolled students. An academic browse fair, tours of the campus and residence halls, and sessions on admissions and financial aid are offered. Please note that this is a larger visit program. Junior Preview Day is March , 2020.

Ole Miss School of Pharmacy Showcase

Ole Miss School of Pharmacy Showcase will be held to introduce high school students to the many careers within pharmacy. March  it will be held in Cleveland at the Grammy Museum from 6-8pm. April  the pharmacy showcase will be held in Starkville at The Mill at MSU from 6-8pm. For more information, please contact Lindsey Cooper at lindsey@olemiss.edu or visit pharmacy.olemiss.edu/earlyentry.

Pratt Insititute

Pratt Insititute in Brooklyn, New York, is ranked the #1 school for fine arts and studio programs by USA Today. Pratt offers majors in fine art, fashion design, communication design, interior and industrial design, digital arts and animation, history of art and design, art and education, writing, photography, and critical and visual studies. The deadline for the fall semester is.  is early action deadline. Pratt has a generous merit scholarship program; all applicants are considered upon acceptance. Application and portfolio requirements are at www.pratt.edu/apply.

University of Alabama Early College

You can apply to University of Alabama Early College anytime during your sophomore, junior or senior year of high school if you have a 3.0 or higher GPA,* cumulative from the 9th grade.With UA Early College, you earn college credit at The University of Alabama, online or on campus, while you are still in high school.You take classes online, 24/7, anywhere you have access to high-speed internet. You can even take classes on UA’s campus during the summer while living in a residence hall, dining on campus, and participating in campus activities.

William Carey University

William Carey University will have Fall Open House on the Hattiesburg campus on October 24, 2019. Juniors and Seniors will have a chance to tour and receive important information from the Admissions Office. Careers in Healthcare will be held January 22-23, 2020 and Feb. 5, 2020.

Super Saturday will be March 7, 2020. Seniors will be able to pre-register for fall 2020 classes.

Golf and Sports Turf Management

Golf and Sports Turf Management is the study of plant and soil sciences for the culture of turfgrass on golf and sports facillities. The GSTM curriculum prepares individuals for careers as golf superintendents at private, daily fee, and resort courses or as sports turf managers at city, school and professional sports turf facilities (i.e. football, baseball, soccer fields). Students interested in discussing their potential future in the turfgrass industry or potential transfer courses may contact Ms. Allison North, A.north@msstate.edu , Dr. Jay McCurdy, jmccurdy@pss.msstate.edu, or Dr. Barry Stewart, brs40@msstate.edu.