College Entrance Exams

    • ACT Website

    This is the ACT's website.  You can register for the ACT on-line here and view sample tests.  Meridian High School’s code is 251-915.  You must put the high school code on your registration if you want your scores to be on your transcript.

    • SAT, PSAT, AP Exams

    This is the website for the SAT, PSAT, and also Advanced Placement (AP) examinations. Meridian High School’s code is 251-915

U.S. Department of Education: College Scorecard

  • U.S Department of Education: College Scorecard

     Search and compare colleges: their fields of study, costs, admissions, results, and more.

Mississippi Colleges/Universities


    • Institutions of Higher Learning for Mississippi (IHL)

    The IHL consist of the eight public universities: Alcorn State University, Delta State University, Jackson State University, Mississippi State University, Mississippi University for Women, Mississippi Valley State University, The University of Mississippi, and The University of Southern Mississippi.

    • MS Junior/Community Colleges

    This site has links to all 15 Junior/Community Colleges in Mississippi.

College Virtual Tours

    • College Virtual Tours Click on this link to see information on more than 950 Colleges/Universities!!! This is a FANTASTIC tool to use in your College Search!!

      College Virtual Tours
      compiled by Rebecca Chabrow, M.A. with assistance from Collegewise

McDonalds HACER Education Tour

  • The McDonald's HACER® National Scholarship program has once again partnered with CoolSpeak: The Youth Engagement Company, to continue championing students' educational journey and inspire them to pursue a college career.

    CoolSpeak will be offering free virtual sessions for parents, educators, and students. All sessions will be no longer than 50 minutes in length, free to participate and include giveaways. To learn more about this free opportunity just visit McDonalds HACER Education Tour | Education Tour

    The McDonald's® HACER® Education Tour is a series of workshop events consisting of motivational assemblies, leadership development workshops, and parental involvement workshops. The workshops aim to motivate and inspire students to overcome challenges and pursue a higher education; all to provide educators, students and parents with relevant inspirational messages and exposure to key educational resources, while bringing awareness to the McDonald's® HACER® National Scholarship.

    Student sessions: Motivation, HACER scholarship requirements, and resources for 9th - 12 graders
    Parent sessions: HACER scholarship basics and how to support our students
    Educators sessions: HACER scholarship basics and self-care
    Essay sessions: How to complete the HACER scholarship, and overall essay writing tips

    We hope to see ya'll in our sessions. Prizes will be given away during all sessions.

College Search Resources

  • University Headquarters Resources for new college students

    In these pages, you'll find a wealth of information that covers a wide range of subjects, such as planning tools, how and where to find scholarships, a transfer guide, how to get into almost any career you can think of, and more.

    Also, be sure to check out the College Resource by Majors.