The University of Mississippi (colloquially known as Ole Miss) is a public, coeducational research university in Oxford, Mississippi, United States.

University of Mississippi is a public institution that was founded in 1844. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 16,060, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 3,350 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. University of Mississippi's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 150. Its in-state tuition and fees are $6,760 (2013-14); out-of-state tuition and fees are $17,728 (2013-14).

Divisions of the University

The degree-granting divisions located at the main campus in Oxford:

School of Accountancy
School of Applied Sciences
School of Business Administration
School of Education
School of Engineering
College of Liberal Arts
Graduate School
School of Law
School of Pharmacy
School of Journalism and New Media
General Studies Program

The schools at the University of Mississippi Medical Center campus in Jackson:

School of Dentistry
School of Health Related Professions
School of Nursing (with a satellite unit at the main campus)
School of Medicine
School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences

ISO (International Student Organization)

The University of Mississippi has several student organizations to help students get to know one another and adapt to life at the university. One organization is the "ISO," which organizes activities and events for international students. Notable events of the "ISO" includes a cultural night, date auction and ISO international sports tournament.