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International Students

Choose from two easy ways to apply!

 

Use Millsaps' new streamlined application

or

Use the Common Application

There is no fee to apply to Millsaps College.

Applications are still being accepted!

Once you've completed and submitted your application, don't forget to submit the appropriate supporting documents.

 

International First Year Students:

  • Official copy of your high school transcript in the original language with an official English translation.
  • English language tests, official IELTS or TOEFL scores (if English is the native language the IELTS/TOEFL requirement may be waived). For students whose first language is not English, Millsaps requires IELTS scores of band 6.5 or higher, a minimum score of 80 on the iBT TOEFL, 220 on the computer-based TOEFL, or 550 on the paper-based TOEFL. Millsaps' TOEFL code is 1471.
  • Include applicable standardized or national tests (SAT, ACT, AP, IB, A-level or other tests).
  • Copy of passport ID page.
  • Millsaps' International Verification of Financial Support.

 

International Transfer Students:

  • Transfer students should submit transcripts for each college they have attended in the original language with an official English translation.
  • English language tests, official IELTS or TOEFL scores (if English is the native language the IELTS/TOEFL requirement may be waived). For students whose first language is not English, Millsaps requires IELTS scores of band 6.5 or higher, a minimum score of 80 on the iBT TOEFL, 220 on the computer-based TOEFL, or 550 on the paper-based TOEFL. Millsaps' TOEFL code is 1471.
  • Students with less than thirty hours of college-level work should submit an official copy of your high school transcript in the original language and official English translation and standardized or national test scores (SAT, ACT, AP, IB, A-level or other tests).
  • Copy of passport ID page.
  • Millsaps' International Verification of Financial Support.

Applicants will be selected on the basis of their academic record, the course work taken, performance in that course work and performance on standardized tests. The applicant's biographical information, extracurricular activities and essay, along with a counselor and teacher recommendation, will also be considered in the decision-making process.

 

International Exchange Students:

 

International Graduate Students:

  • Applicants for the Millsaps MBA or MAcc programs should apply directly to the Graduate School.

 

2014-15 International Student Estimated Costs (9 months):

Tuition 
Fees
Housing
Meals
Books & Supplies
Domestic Transportation
Health Insurance
Miscellaneous
Estimated TOTAL:
$31,872
$2,110
$6,704*
$5,174
$1,100
$550
$610**
$1,100
$48,580***

* This is the minimum cost for housing; costs vary depending on the type of accommodation selected.
** This is an estimated cost based on the standard "7 Corners" standard plan and average student age. Costs are variable based on age and coverage.
*** The above costs include minimum requirements. Students should be prepared for additional personal expenses, contingencies, and summer/winter break expenses. If you will not travel home for the summer please be sure to plan accordingly for additional expense.

 

International Student Merit Scholarships

International students will be automatically considered for merit-based scholarships, including full-tuition awards. Criteria for partial scholarships are outlined below:

Tier 1- $22,000-25,000 annually renewable*
Millsaps College will offer a number of International Student Merit Scholarships to international students applying as freshman or transfer students. International applicants with a 3.5 GPA or above will automatically be considered upon submission of a complete undergraduate application for admission. No separate application is required. The award of $22,000-25,000 per year is renewable for four years of undergraduate study if the student meets eligibility criteria.

Tier 2 - $15,000-19,000 annually renewable*
Millsaps College will offer a number of International Student Merit Scholarships to international students applying as freshman or transfer students. International applicants with a 3.0 GPA or above will automatically be considered upon submission of a complete undergraduate application for admission. No separate application is required. The award of $15,000-19,000 per year is renewable for four years of undergraduate study if the student meets eligibility criteria.

*Note: All renewable scholarships are contingent on meeting specific eligibility criteria provided with the award. The awards are renewable for three years, to a maximum total of four years of full-time enrollment at Millsaps College and do not increase. Average increase in cost of attendance is estimated at 5%. 

 

Early Action

Early Action is a non-binding admission option which allows first-year students to receive early notification of the Millsaps admission decision while not having to let the college know of your decision until May 1. Students accepted under the Early Action option are free to apply to other schools. Under Early Action, you must apply and submit all supporting documents by November 15. Admitted students will be notified no later than January 15. Admitted students may submit their enrollment deposit at any time until until the Candidate's Reply Date of May 1.

 

Regular Decision

First-year students who select this option should apply and submit all supporting documents for the fall semester by February 1. Deadline extended: applications still welcome after February 1! Admission and scholarship notification will be mailed no later than April 1. Students will have until May 1 to pay their enrollment deposit indicating their commitment to attend Millsaps.

 

Admission Deadlines and Notification

  Application Deadlines Notification No
Later Than
Deposit Deadline
Early Action November 15 January 15 May 1
Regular Decision (fall enrollment) February 1
Deadline extended:
applications still welcome after February 1!

March 15 May 1
Regular Decision (spring enrollment) November 1 December 1 December 15