The average grant given to students through the emergency fund in $500. Just $500 can make a huge impact on the life of a student in crisis -- they can buy food, transportation, pay their rent or pay an essential bill.
In 1848, the University of Mississippi opened its doors to its first class of 80 students. The University's come a long way since then. This May, more than 2,000 of us will graduate together -- even if we're apart.