Keeping Mississippi students on course for college by helping them navigate the complex admissions and financial aid processes, College Countdown MS provides the tools and support necessary to build a college-going culture across the state.
3, 2, 1, College!
College Countdown MS is the Mississippi partner of The American College Application Campaign (ACAC). The mission is to help Mississippi high school seniors gain access to college through assistance with completing college applications, submitting the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and the state grant application, and celebrating their acceptance to college.
Offering students the resources, tools and encouragement to complete college applications on designated Application Days.
Providing students and their parents with one-on-one assistance completing their FAFSA and MS Office of Student Financial Aid application with guidance on funding from federal, state, college and private resources.
College Signing Days are fun events designed to celebrate students’ hard work and their commitment to the college of their choice.