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Freshman Early Entry Application Instructions

Application availability and deadline

Applications are accepted beginning July 1 each year. Students, who attend one of the participating colleges or universities, declare pre-nursing as a major, meet the admission criteria and submit an application by the November 1 deadline of their freshman year, will be considered for the program.

How to apply

The deadline for receipt of the Freshman Early Entry (FEE) application and all supporting documents is November 1. Completed applications should include the following:

  • A complete application (Select "Traditional BSN" as the program of study);
  • A non-refundable $25 application fee paid by credit card or by check, made payable to the University of Mississippi Medical Center;
  • Official high school transcript and ACT scores, submitted to the UMMC Office of Enrollment Management.

Prior to application, all FEE applicants at Millsaps College, Mississippi State University, Tougaloo College or University of Mississippi must notify the School of Nursing of your interest in the program. Please email to indicate your interest in the FEE program.

Additional information for applicants

  • All transcripts become the property of the University of Mississippi Medical Center and cannot be returned to the applicant or forwarded to another school or individual. Transcripts must be sent directly by the school to the Office of Enrollment Management.
    • Office of Enrollment Management
      University of Mississippi Medical Center
      2500 N. State St.
      Jackson, MS 39216-4505
  • Facsimile documents will not be accepted.
  • Transcripts will be submitted to the Office of Enrollment Management at the end of each semester until all prerequisite requirements are completed.
  • Report any name, address or phone number change to the Office of Enrollment Management.
  • Do not send application materials to the School of Nursing.
  • All grades, including failing grades and grades on repeat courses, are used to calculate preadmission grade point averages.
  • The applicant is responsible for notifying the Office of Enrollment Management of all changes to the plan of study.
  • Out-of-state tuition charges apply for all applicants that live outside the state of Mississippi.

For more information

If you have questions regarding the admission criteria, the prerequisite courses or your application's status, please call (601) 984-1080 or (601) 815-0124.