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Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Linda Rush
Director of Recruitment

Address
P.O. Box 18389
Jackson, MS 39217

Phone
601.979.2911

Email
linda.f.rush@jsums.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Student Center
Walter Payton Wellness Center
H.T. Sampson Library
Gibbs-Green Plaza
National Research Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Jackson Convention Center
Missippippi Art Museum
Mississippi Agric Museum
Northpak Mall
Jackson Zoo

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Mondays - Thursdays
9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
601.979.2911

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Academic Year
Times: January - May, June - July
Average Length: Varies

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Athletic Department

Advance Notice
3 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit
http://www.jsums.edu/jsuoim/recruitment/

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Varies

Arrangements
Contact Visiting Center

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
public transit buses, taxis

Driving Instructions to Campus
FROM I-55 NORTH: Exit onto I-20 West (Take ramp 92-C). Proceed for about 2 miles. Exit onto Ellis Avenue (Take ramp 42-B). Proceed for about 1 mile. Turn right onto J.R. Lynch Street. At the first roundabout, take the first exit for Jackson State University. At the second roundabout, make a left onto Prentiss Street. The Lee E. Williams Athletic Assembly Center is located on the left at the traffic light. FROM I-55 SOUTH: Exit onto I-20 West (Take ramp 92-C). Proceed for about 2 miles. Exit onto Ellis Avenue (Take ramp 42-B). Proceed for about 1 mile. Turn right onto J.R. Lynch Street. At the first roundabout, take the first exit for Jackson State University. At the second roundabout, make a left onto Prentiss Street. The Lee E. Williams Athletic Assembly Center is located on the left at the traffic light. FROM I-20 WEST: Exit onto Ellis Avenue (Take ramp 42-B). Proceed for about 1 mile. Turn right onto J.R. Lynch Street. At the first roundabout, take the first exit for Jackson State University. At the second roundabout, make a left onto Prentiss Street. The Lee E. Williams Athletic Assembly Center is located on the left at the traffic light. FROM I-20 EAST: Exit onto Ellis Avenue (Take ramp 42-B). Proceed for about 1 mile. Turn right onto J.R. Lynch Street. At the first roundabout, take the first exit for Jackson State University. At the second roundabout, make a left onto Prentiss Street. The Lee E. Williams Athletic Assembly Center is located on the left at the traffic light.

Local Accommodations
http://jacksonms.jac.myareaguide.com/hotels.html

Admissions

Applicants: 7,265
Acceptance Rate: 74%
Average HS GPA: 2.90







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