The Admissions Process
Applications for admission are accepted from first time freshmen any time during the calendar year. There are four criteria to gain admission to Alcorn State University. Students who do not meet one of the criteria will be required to participate in a Summer Developmental Program.
APPLY FOR ADMISSION
Undergraduate and graduate on-line admission application.
Select this link for detailed information on our School of Graduate Studies. From here you can review graduate programs available, access printable applications or apply online.
Alcorn State University is approximately an equal distance - 40 miles - from Vicksburg to the north and Natchez to the south. The University is 80 miles southwest of the state capital, Jackson.
A combination of the old and new with century-old trees and state-of-the-art technology, a chapel on the National Register of Historic Places and a new science and math building.
The Office of Financial Services can help you finance your education by assisting you with the completion of forms and applications.