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1. Admission to the University
Undergraduate Students (Location: 2nd Floor, B.F. Roberts Hall)
Applying to Jackson State University Takes 3 easy steps:
a) Submit an online application at http://www.jsums.edu/ by clicking the “Apply to JSU” link on the homepage. You may check the status of your application by calling (601) 979-09218.
b) Request your high school to send an official transcript to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
c) Request official ACT or SAT scores be sent to Undergraduate Admissions. We suggest that these scores come directly from the ACT or SAT. Jackson State University’s College Code for ACT is 2204 and SAT College Code is 1341.
Both transcript and test scores should be mailed to Undergraduate Admissions at the following address:
Jackson State University
P.O. Box 17330
Jackson, Ms, 39217
2. Advisement and Course Selections
a) Freshmen, Sophomore & Undecided Undergraduate Students. (Location: C.F. Moore Bldg.)
b) Transfer students w/ less than 60 earned hours (Location C.F. Moore Bldg.)
c) Transfer students w/ 60 or more earned hours (Location: Major Dept. Bldg.)
d) Juniors and seniors students (Location: Major Dept. Bldg.)
3. Financial Aid
a) To view your award and Accept Your Loan Offer, go to www.jsums.edu and click on JSU PAWS. Log in using your User ID and PIN, then click on Financial Aid, next click on AWARD and select Award Year 13-14 and follow the instructions.
b) If you have not applied for financial aid, you may apply on line at www.FAFSA.ed.gov (JSU School code: 002410)
c) Obtain financial assistance, if needed (Location: Just Science Hall: Room 148)
4. Housing application, if needed (Location: Campbell College Suites-North) Click Here for Housing Application
5. Food Service/meal plans, if needed (Location: 1st floor, New Student Center)
a) Fall semester dining plans will be available for use as of 6 a.m. on Saturday, August 17. b) If you would like to add or change your dining plan, please contact us at 601-979-2561 or at www.campusdish.com/en-US/CSS/JacksonState
c) Additional fees may apply. Money can be added to your Super Card or Tiger Bucks account at any time.
6. Completing Registration
a) Accepting your loans (Complete Registration Instructions)
b) Payment Plan (Complete Registration Instructions)
c) See a cashier to make a payment (Location: 2nd Floor, B.F. Roberts Hall)
or make a payment online, if needed.
d) See a Financial Service Counselor, if needed. (Location: 2nd Floor, B.F. Roberts Hall)
7. Vehicle Decal
a) Pay for Decal in The Business Office (Location: 2nd Floor, B.F. Roberts Hall)
b) Provide current proof of insurance and License Plate Number. (Location: Public Safety Building)
c) Pick-up decal (Location: Public Safety Building)
8. I.D. Card
a) ID Card photo and pick-up (Location: ID Center)
9. Add Charges
Supercard/Book Voucher, Parking Decal etc. (Complete Registration Instructions)