Application Details

Complete application

  • The application requires general information, parent/guardian information, and academic information

$40 application fee

  • This is a non-refundable fee
  • Mississippi State University will waive the admissions application fee for freshmen applicants who submit an approved ACT/SAT or NACAC Request for Waiver of College Application Fee form obtained from and signed by their high school counselor. This waiver is need-based and not related to the scores received on the ACT/SAT test.

Official Test Scores

  • Request that official ACT or SAT scores be sent to Mississippi State. We encourage that these test scores come directly from ACT or SAT (ACT College Code - 2220 or SAT College Code – 1480).
  • The writing test of the ACT and SAT are not considered for admission or scholarship awarding purposes.

Official Transcripts for 9th – 11th grade

  • Request your high school send your official six-semester high school transcript (through your junior year) to Mississippi State University
  • Faxed transcripts will not be accepted.
  • Transcripts sent via U.S. Postal Service should be submitted to:
    Office of Admissions & Scholarships
    P.O. Box 6334
    Mississippi State, MS 39762

Official Transcripts for any college coursework

  • Submit official transcripts from each college or university attended
  • Faxed transcripts will not be accepted
  • An applicant may not ignore previous college attendance and MUST list all colleges attended on the application for admission.
  • Transcripts sent via U.S. Postal Service should be submitted to:
    Office of Admissions & Scholarships
    P.O. Box 6334
    Mississippi State, MS 39762

Proof of immunity to measles, mumps, and rubella