Tiger Commitment Challenge


The Department of Undergraduate Recruitment is pleased to announce that our annual Tiger Commitment Challenge is back!!!!  Tiger Commitment Challenge will now be in conjunction with Delta Day @ JSU, on Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 9:00am to 1:30pm.  This challenge is an opportunity for schools, students and counselors to receive sponsorship of your 2018 senior class picnic!  All high schools in the State of Mississippi are eligible to participate, and there is no obligation for students to attend Jackson State University.

Schools are divided into six divisions and the winner is determined in each division by the high school with the largest percentage of completed applications for the senior class.  A completed application consists of the submission of only three items:

  1. Application for admission (preferably, completed online)
  2. Official high school transcript
  3. Official ACT or SAT score

Registration will take two short minutes.  Click the tab below to complete the online registration.  There is still ample time to get your information in!  Tiger Commitment Challenge begins Thursday, February 1, 2018, and will conclude at 5:00pm central standard time on Friday, March 9, 2018.

Counselors Register Here


Are you ready to compete and win sponsorship of your senior class picnic?  In order for your school to win, ALL Graduating seniors must submit the following:

  1. Application for admissions (preferably, completed online)
  2. Official High School Transcript, and
  3. Official ACT/SAT test score

Submit all required documents to:

Jackson State University
Department of Undergraduate Admissions
1400 John R. Lynch Street
PO Box 17330
Jackson, MS  39217
(601) 979-0928

Contact Information for Challenge:

Jackson State University
Department of Undergraduate Recruitment
1400 John R. Lynch Street
PO Box 18389
Jackson, MS  39217
(601) 979-5845

Here’s the competition!  2016 winners were:


School Name

1A John F. Kennedy Memorial High School, Mound Bayou, MS
Ray Brooks High School, Benoit, MS
Shaw High School, Shaw, MS
2A Leland High School, Leland, MS
3A Velma Jackson High School, Camden, MS
4A Yazoo City High School, Yazoo City, MS
5A Lanier High School, Jackson, MS
Provine High School, Jackson, MS
6A Jim Hill High School, Jackson, MS