2014-15 Visitation Days

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High School & Community College Day 2014


High School & Community College Day 2014 is scheduled for Saturday, September 20, 2014. Costs for the event is $20 per person, which includes lunch and a gameday football ticket. This event gives high school and community college students as well as family and alumni the opportunity to preview what Jackson State has to offer. Come learn more about how you can become a part of the JSU Family. Attendees will also enjoy performances by the Sonic Boom of the South, JSU Cheerleaders, Prancing J-Settes and JSU Greeks. Festivities will take place between 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM in the Lee E. Williams Athletic & Assembly Center. Later, witness a battle on the gridiron between the JSU Tigers and Grambling State Tigers at the Veterans Memorial Stadium at 6:00 PM. For more info call 601-979-5845. Disclaimer: Online registration will close Friday, September 19, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. Walk-in registration will begin Saturday, September 20, 2014 at a cost of $30 per person. This cost will only cover lunch and a game day ticket as well.


If you are in need of lodging accomodations, below is a complete listing of hotels and shopping venues in the Jackson-Metro area: 

Recommended Hotels

Hilton Garden Inn Downtown
235 West Capitol Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Rate $119.00 s/d – must stay two nights. One night’s non-refundable deposit due at time of booking. Must ask for JSU game day team group rates/dates.


Hampton Inn Jackson – North
465 Briarwood Drive
Jackson, MS 39206
Rate $89.00


Baymont Inn & Suites
5709 Interstate 55 North
Jackson, MS 39206
Rate $55.00


Old Capitol Inn
226 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Rate $125.00


Cabot Lodge Millsaps
2375 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39206
Rate $89.00


Jackson Hilton Hotel & Convention Center
1001 County Line Road
Jackson, MS 39211
Rate $92.00


Regency Hotel & Convention Center
310 Greymont Avenue
Jackson, MS 39202
Rate $55.00


Sleep Inn & Suites
209 South Gallatin Street
Jackson, MS 39203
Rate $89.00


Jackson Marriott Hotel
200 East Amite Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Rate $109.00 except for 10/11/14


Quality Inn & Suites Southwest
2800 Greenway Drive
Jackson, MS 39204
Rate $62.99/$64.99


La Quinta Inn North
5411 I-55 North
Jackson, MS 39211
Rate $42.00


TownePlace Suites by Marriott
310 Southlake Avenue
Ridgeland, MS  39157
Rate: Double Queen $109
Rate: King $94.00
JSU HS Day Rate


Recommended Places to Eat & Shop around Jackson

Jackson Convention Bureau
111 E. Capitol Street #102
Jackson, MS 39201


Dogwood Festival (Target, JCPenny, Belk, Bed, Bath & Beyond)
242 Dogwood Blvd.
Flowood, MS


Northpark Mall
1200 E. County Line Rd.
Ridgeland, MS


Renaissance of Ridgeland
1000 Highland Colony Parkway
Ridgeland, MS


Outlets of Mississippi
200 Bass Pro Dr.
Pearl, MS