Updated Fall 2020 incoming freshman opportunities for admissions

Haven’t taken the ACT or SAT? Then you can still be admitted by doing the following: Submit your application and high school transcript and we will admit you upon review. During Blues Week in August students being admitted without an ACT or SAT will be offered The Residual ACT (or ACCUPLACER) for the purpose of course placement. Students not submitting an ACT, SAT or Residual score will be automatically enrolled in the Year-long Academic Support Program, which requires intermediate-level coursework. Please contact (662) 329-7106 for more information.

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At The W, you'll find a diverse and dynamic student body working together to forge new opportunities for all.

Price Hughes
Communication, Columbus, MS

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Nursing, Columbus, MS

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Biology / Public Health, San Diego, CA

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Elementary Education, Jackson, MS

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