University of Mississippi

University of Mississippi, University, MS, United States

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The University of Mississippi (colloquially known as Ole Miss) is an American public 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.

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Motto: On behalf of knowledge and wisdom

Endowment: $593,921,946 (2014)

Administrative staff: 871

Students: 23,838 (fall 2015)

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