Admissions and Tuition
Prospective students interested in the Chinese Language Flagship Program should use the following checklist to ensure a complete and timely application to both the Flagship and The University of Mississippi.
Sept. 15 – Jan.1: Submit University of Mississippi application
Applications are accepted later, but applicants only gain access to the Flagship application after their university application has been processed and accepted).
You are encouraged to start the process as soon as possible. The application requires two essays as well as recommendation letters from your teachers and counselor.
Applications are submitted online at Undergraduate Admissions. Once you have applied to the university and paid the application fee, apply to Chinese Flagship and any other special programs on the Supplemental Applications page. Students currently enrolled at the University or considering transferring from another university must contact the program directly at email@example.com to apply.
Sept. 15 – Apr. 1: Contact us and arrange for a visit
Students are encouraged, though not required, to visit campus, sit in class(es), and meet with Flagship faculty, staff, and students. In most cases, the best time to visit is 8am-noon, M-Th. We are happy to coordinate visits with the Croft Institute and the Honors college during this time block if desired. It is recommended that students visit early to enhance their chances of acceptance; however, students can and may also choose to visit in early spring after being accepted. The greatly enhanced when prospective students are able to come on a weekday while the university is in session so that they can sit in on a Chinese class, meet with students, faculty, and staff, as well as take a tour of campus.
January 15: Priority deadline for Chinese Flagship application.
This was formerly February 1. Please contact us immediately if you will be submitting your application late.
March 1: Target date for submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
March 1: Priority deadline for University of Mississippi scholarship applications.
Estimated Costs for U.S. Students
All costs and fees are subject to change without notice. The estimates below are for the 2009-10 academic year and do not include Flagship specific expenses in the summers of 2010, 2011, and 2012. For the most up-to-date tuition information, visit http://www.olemiss.edu/admissions/.
Figures taken from UM Financial Aid Cost of Attendance Page