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Mississippi University for Women Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
B-
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Freshmen Live On-Campus
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Cost
$4,434/ year
Poll
47%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.17 responses
Poll
42%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.33 responses

Food

Campus Food
A-
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,214/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 16 responses
  • Chicken and burgers
    31%
  • Chicken and fish.
    31%
  • Subway, Simply To Go
    31%
  • Pasta dishes
    6%
40%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.20 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
B
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
B-
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 19 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    26%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    53%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    21%

Safety

Safety
A-
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
73%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.26 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 18 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    78%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    22%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 24 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    29%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    46%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    13%
  • We have campus police?
    13%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 27 responses
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    7%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    44%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    48%
Men's Varsity Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field: X-Country
Women's Varsity Sports
Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field: X-Country, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 9 responses
  • Octoberfest
    56%
  • Crawfish Boil
    22%
  • ISA Night
    11%
  • Late night breakfast
    11%

Party Scene

Party Scene
C
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 24 responses
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    17%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    13%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    33%
  • Parties? What parties?
    38%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 10 responses
  • Move in day would be my thought
    60%
  • Wasselfest
    20%
  • Homecoming
    10%
  • Octoberfest
    10%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
Women in Sororities
44%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.25 responses
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