October 20, 2020

How tuition at Mississippi universities stacks up

Tuition and fees will rise at Mississippi’s eight public universities in fall 2019 under changes approved Thursday by the College Board. Here’s a look at tuition and fees for two semesters (fall and spring), as well as the percentage change from the current academic year:

Alcorn State University: $7,327, up 3%; includes $30 activities fee.

Delta State University: $7,671, up 5.9%; includes $120 facilities fee and $50 activities fee.

Jackson State University: $8,445, up 4.9%; includes $105 facilities fee and $70 activities fee.

Mississippi State University: $8,910, up 3%; includes $100 facilities fee and $10 activities fee.

Mississippi University for Women: $7,525, up 8.4%; includes $100 facilities fee.

Mississippi Valley State University: $6,746, up 3%; includes $20 activities fee.

University of Mississippi: $8,896, up 3.2%; includes $100 facilities fee and $10 activities fee.

University of Mississippi Medical Center: $8,728, up 3.5%.

University of Southern Mississippi: $8,896, up 3.2%; includes $70 facilities fee and $40 activities fee.

Source: Mississippi College Board.