• Control: Public
  • Carnegie Classification: Research
  • Institution: 4 Year
  • Enrollment: >10,000

2022 Recognition Categories

  • Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging
  • Faculty Experience
  • Faculty & Staff Well-being
  • Mission & Pride
  • Shared Governance
  • Supervisor/Department Chair Effectiveness

What makes your college a great place to work?

Employee Comment

The "Ole Miss Family" which is pitched to us at orientation really is an accurate representation of the culture. The orientation is even named "Welcome Home." The University of Mississippi does a great job of cultivating this welcoming environment for new staff.

President's Statement

At the University of Mississippi, our people are united in purpose and passion for how we serve our students and our state through excellence in learning, discovery, health care and engagement. Our collaborative and spirited workplace culture empowers our employees to forge paths of success, advancement and fulfillment. In turn, our faculty and staff bring their drive, talent and dedication to their roles year-round. Their meaningful work and contributions are the foundation of our success.

Vital Statistics


  • Fulltime Admin: 80
  • Fulltime Eps: 973
  • Fulltime Faculty: 932
  • Fulltime Non-Exempt Staff: 1022
  • Adjunct Count: 226

    Average Annual Salary

  • Faculty: $87,527
  • Administration: $195,760
  • Exempt Professional Staff: $75,908
  • Non-exempt Staff: $35,684

    Voluntary Turnover Rate

  • Full-time Faculty: 2%
  • Full-time Staff: 8%
  • 13 Years Recognized
  • 9 Years of Honor Roll

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