Where History Meets the Future

Tougaloo College has a longstanding commitment to providing a quality education to its students. This institution firmly believes that learning is continuous, and therefore subscribes to the notion of lifelong learning. Each student who applies to Tougaloo is reviewed carefully based on entrance requirements as defined by the College. In choosing its student body, the College does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, national origin, or personal disabilities. All students admitted to the College will be screened, using placement and diagnostic measures in writing, reading, mathematics and other pertinent subjects as determined by the Office of Institutional Research, Assessment and Planning in concert with program chairs and directors in writing, reading, mathematics and other pertinent subjects.

Tougaloo has been noted in U.S. News and World Report, Money Magazine, The Chronicle of Higher Education and other publications for its student selectivity. Tougaloo is quality-driven and has historically provided for young people to have access to higher education. It reserves the right to grant or deny admission based on recommendations from the Admissions Committee.


Tougaloo College 
The Office of Admissions 
500 West County Line Rd. 
Tougaloo,   MS   39174 
   601-977-7768 
   Toll Free: 1-888-42-GALOO (1-888-424-2566) 
   601-977-4501 (fax)
 

Tougaloo admissions

 

Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions Applications
New and Transfer students may apply to Tougaloo College by completing an Admission Application.
 
Re-Admit Students
Former Tougaloo College students may seek re-admissions to the college. Students who have been separated from the college for a semester (summer not included) must re-apply for admissions by completing a re-admissions application. 
 
International Applications
International students may apply to Tougaloo College by completing an International Application.

Tougaloo Inquiry Form

For candidates in search of more information about Tougaloo College, please fill out the following Inquiry Form and an admissions counselor will reach out to you.

We look forward to assisting you with your higher education needs!

Thank you for inquiring to Tougaloo College!  We look forward to assisting you with identifying all of the information you are looking to learn about to Tougaloo to assist you in selecting our institution for your higher education needs.

If there is anything we can assist you with, please reach out to us at admissions@tougaloo.edu!

Graduate Admissions

Thank you for your interest in Tougaloo College! The application should be filled out carefully and completely. Show “N/A” (not applicable) when appropriate. If the application is submitted with essential information that is missing, processing will be delayed until such information is received. An applicant applying to the Graduate Program may require an interview. Domestic applicants are recommended to submit their application 30 days before the department/program deadline. International applicants should apply at least 60 days in advance.
 
GRADUATE PROGRAM ADMISSION DEADLINES
Fall Deadline: June 1
Spring Deadline: October 1
Summer Deadline: April 1
 
GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Any applicant who holds a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and has earned a 3.0 cumulative grade point
average may apply for admission to the Graduate Program. Although the Graduate Program coordinates the admission process and establishes minimum requirements for admission, additional requirements vary by degree program. Satisfying minimal standards does not guarantee admission into the Graduate Program.