Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions processes and admits academically qualified students.  Enrollment requirements are set by the university and the governing board of the Institution of Higher Learning.

We are sure that you will enjoy the educational opportunities and experiences Jackson State University has to offer.


Admission Application | Online Degree Application | ESL ApplicationPaper Application | Check Your Application Status

Complete 2 CompeteIn State Residency Application and Guidelines | High School Dual Enrollment | Undergraduate Diversity Scholarship Application


Freshman | International Students | Transfer Students | Non-Degree Students | Readmission 

Home Schooled/ High School Equivalency Diploma


High School Academic Scholarships | Development Scholarships | Undergraduate Diversity Scholarship (CLOSED)Community College Academic Scholarships

Application for Non-Resident Fee Waiver (CLOSED)

For information regarding scholarships' opening dates and deadlines, you may contact Ayanna Smith, Scholarship Coordinator, at ayanna.o.smith@jsums.edu.

Enrollment Checklists


Transfer Student

Readmits (Returning) Student

Activate JSU Email, NetID, Canvas, Etc.

Related Links

Frequently Asked Questions

Academic Calendar 2017-2019

Credit by Examination

Financial Aid | Undergraduate Recruitment | Tuition & Fees Schedule

Admissions Decision Key

Virtual Tour


Jackson State University 
Undergraduate Admissions
P.O.Box 17330
Jackson MS 39217