Millsaps College

Jackson, Mississippi
4-year Private university


Millsaps College is a private institution established in 1890 with city setting located at Jackson. It is ranked 87 in National Liberal Arts Colleges in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $39,910 (2018-19). It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 807. It practices semester-based academic calendar.

#87 in National Liberal Arts Colleges
Location Jackson, Mississippi
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1890
Selectivity Moderate
Size Small
807 Undergraduates


Student-Faculty Ratio
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts


Cost of Attendance
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $39,910
Outstate Tuition Fee $39,910
Room and Board Fees $13,730
$46,300 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation


49% (Moderate Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Difficult
$0 Application Fee
3.68 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Considered
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

80 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

The primary language of instruction in secondary school was English for at least 2 years

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Early Action Deadline
Regular Decision Deadline
Transfer Applications
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$35,521 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$29,260 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $56,590
100% Students with need received Financial Aid
79% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application Priority Deadline: March 1
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Millsaps Scholarships
Total Worth $20000 to $33000 based on GPA and Test Scores
Eligibility All incoming Freshmen
Minimum Criteria minimum GPA 3.00 and SAT 1060 or ACT 21
Requirement for maintenance Must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress and reside on campus
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Millsaps Legacy Scholarship
Total Worth $1,000
Details The Legacy Scholarship is awarded to all Millsaps legacy students who provide information about their legacy connection at the time of their application for admission.
Music, Performing Arts, and Visual Arts Scholarships
Total Worth --
Details These scholarships will be awarded based on an audition, portfolio review, or an interview.


807 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
75% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
67% Students graduate within 6 years