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The Gertrude C. Ford Ole Miss Student Union
The University of Mississippi

Mission Statement

The Ole Miss Student Union serves as the center of student life on campus while striving to support the educational mission of the university by enhancing the collegiate experience with quality programs, facilities, and services through an inclusive environment.


Sense of Community: We promote an inclusive environment that promotes the “respect for the dignity of each person” while fostering positive relationships through the celebration of individual differences.

Student Engagement: We aim to enhance the student experience through social, cultural, educational, and recreational programs while also providing opportunities for leadership development.

Service: We provide excellent service to the students we serve as well as the members of the university community as a whole through programs, facilities, and other amenities.

Student Development: We encourage student development by promoting opportunities for self-discovery while fostering a supportive environment that pushes our community to explore new challenges and opportunities.

Support: We support not only our patrons but our campus partners located within the Ole Miss Student Union including the Associated Student Body, Center for Inclusion and Cross Cultural Engagement, Fraternal Leadership and Learning, the Mississippi Federal Credit Union, Ole Miss Dining Services, Ole Miss Bookstore, and various student organizations.