Celebrating 125 Years
  • Scholar-Athlete Accepted into Rural Physicians Scholarship Program

    Millsaps College senior Lee Ogletree chose Millsaps College for two solid reasons: He wanted to play baseball, and he desired a top-notch education that would prepare him for medical school....continue reading

  • Classics Professor Receives Humanities Award

    Dr. David Yates, associate professor of classical studies at Millsaps College, is the 2016 Millsaps College recipient of the Humanities Teacher Award given by the Mississippi Humanities Council. The council annually honors outstanding scholars who have made contributions to the humanities in Mississippi. As recipient of the award, Yates will give a lecture titled “’Our Victory over Persia’:...continue reading

  • College Receives Grant for Vocational Exploration Efforts

    Millsaps College received a grant in summer 2016 from the Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE), funded by the Council of Independent Colleges and the Lilly Endowment, Inc, to support the College’s vocational exploration efforts, which are coordinated by the Millsaps Initiative for Vocational Inquiry (IVI). IVI is the academic branch of the Millsaps’ Institute for Civic a...continue reading

Across the street and around the globe, Millsaps College students bring energy and purpose to their learning.

Millsaps balances structure and freedom. Through broad exploration of the humanities, sciences, social sciences, and business, students pursue individualized academic programs, gaining exposure to new disciplines, new points of view, and new possibilities. While building a solid base of knowledge in one of our many majors, students learn to integrate ideas across disciplines.

These abilities distinguish our graduates, allowing them to succeed in any context—and to be nimble and flexible as contexts inevitably change.

At Millsaps, choose your own path.