University of Mississippi

The University of Mississippi is an American public coeducational research university located in Oxford, Mississippi.

The University of Mississippi is Mississippi's flagship and largest university with a total enrollment of 23,838 in fall 2015. It is both a sea-grant and space-grant institution and is classified as an "R1: Doctoral University — Highest Research Activity".

Across all its campuses, it comprises approximately 2,200 faculty members, 10,600 staff members, and 24,000 students, and has a total budget of roughly $2 billion. About 55 percent of its undergraduates and 60 percent overall come from Mississippi, and 23 percent are minorities; international students come from 90 nations.

Founded in 1848, the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) is the flagship university for the state of Mississippi. A world-class public research university, the institution has a long history of producing leaders in public service, academics and innovative research.

With more than 23,500 students, Ole Miss is the state's largest university, with a major medical school, a nationally recognized law school and 15 academic divisions. It has been ranked as one of America's best college buys by Forbes and one of the best places to work by the Chronicle of Higher Education. The university's Honors College has been named one of America's finest.

Total enrollment on all University of Mississippi campuses, including the UM Medical Center, was 23,838 for the 2015-2016 academic year. Nearly 60 percent of incoming students are from Mississippi, and 23.1 percent of students are minorities.

The University of Mississippi is a Public university located in University.
The University of Mississippi was founded in 1848.
The current president of University of Mississippi is Jeffrey Vitter.

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