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


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

Home Schooled/ High School Equivalency Diploma


High School counselors or representatives (ONLY) may send transcripts to transcripts@jsums.edu
College transcripts may not be emailed. They may be sent via eScrip-Safe or Parchment.


High School Academic Scholarships | Development Scholarships | Community College Scholarships

All scholarship correspondence will be sent to the student's JSU email address.  For instruction on how to access your JSU email address click here.

Enrollment Checklists


Transfer Student

Readmits (Returning) Student


Related Links

Frequently Asked Questions

Academic Calendar 2019-2020

Credit by Examination

Financial Aid | Undergraduate Recruitment | Tuition and Fees

Admissions Decision Key

Activate JSU Email, NetID, Canvas, Etc.

Virtual Tour

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