For release: April 24, 2008
For press information, contact Gabrielle Maxey
This event has been cancelled, but will be rescheduled to a later date in February.
The University of Memphis will host a free informational reception Feb. 5 for Mississippi
students who live in DeSoto, Marshall, Tate and Tunica counties. The reception will
be at the Desoto Civic Center in Southaven from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
U of M President Shirley C. Raines and representatives from the Admissions office
will be on hand to provide information about admissions, academic programs, student
organizations, residence life, scholarships, financial aid and the Honors Program.
Students in those counties in Mississippi may be eligible to pay the same tuition
as Tennessee residents. The tuition program includes undergraduate, graduate and law
students, transfer students, and those in online degree programs.
Interested students may register for the reception online at www.enrollment.memphis.edu/recruitment, or by phone at 800-669-2678 or 901-678-2169.