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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.


First-Gen Evening of Excellence

Campus News: Are you a graduating First-Gen student? Join us for the Evening of Excellence! Open for registration details.


Please join us for the annual First-Gen Evening of Excellence on Monday, April 29, 2024 at 6:00pm in the Student Union Ballroom. This event recognizes undergraduate and graduate students who will graduate from UM in May or August 2024, or who graduated in December 2023.  During the ceremony, undergraduate students will receive a lapel pin and graduate students will receive special recognition from the graduate school. Students are encouraged to bring guests and there will be a reception following the ceremony. 

Students can register for the First-Gen Evening of Excellence at this link.  For more information about how UM defines first-generation students, please visit Flagship First-Gen. Questions can be directed to Dr. Ashleen Williams at

***The link for the RSVP form can also be found here:

This event is made possible by the support of campus partners, including the Office of the Provost, Flagship First-Gen, the First-Gen Network, the Center for Inclusion and Cross Cultural Engagement, the Graduate School, StudentsFirst, and the Law School, among others.

For assistance related to a disability, contact Ashleen Williams: | 662-915-5732

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