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The University of Mississippi

COVID-19 Resource List

Please contact UMatter: Student Support & Advocacy at for assistance connecting with resources.

Health & Wellness

Student Health Center
Offering urgent care or sick visits only. Call ahead for an appointment.
University Counseling Center
Offering telemental health for those residing in Mississippi. Out-of-state students can visit the UCC website for information about referrals.
(662) 915-3784
Wellness Center of Oxford
Offering telemental health. Call for an appointment.
(833) 292-9355
Right Track Medical Group
Offering telemental health. Call for an appointment.
(662) 234-7601
Open Path Collective
Find a telemental health provider in your state.
iHope Network
Find a telemental health provider in your state.
Violence Prevention Program
Contact Shelli Poole for support and resources around sexual violence, intimate partner violence, physical or emotional abuse, etc. If your home is abusive or unsafe, please contact Shelli to discuss resources.
(662) 816-5377
Collegiate Recovery Community
Email Erin Cromeans to get connected to a virtual lounge or virtual 12-step meeting.

Food Insecurity

Ole Miss Food Bank
Grab-n-Go bags will be available anytime outside the food bank entrance at 213 Kinard Hall.
The Pantry
Open on Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00 – 11:00 am. Located at 713 Molly Barr Rd. next to OPD. Go to the back porch to sign in. Volunteers will bring items to your car.
(662) 832-8001
Oxford School District
Offering Meals 2 Go for $2.00 on Monday – Friday from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at Oxford Middle School and other locations. Locations may change.
More Than A Meal
Offering to-go meals on Tuesdays from 5:00 – 6:00 pm at the Stone Center
Move On Up Mississippi
If you have lost your job due to COVID-19, been quarantined under doctor’s orders, or been diagnosed with COVID-19, Move On Up Mississippi can help with access to food.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program provides monthly benefits for low-income households to purchase food.
Supplemental food program for pregnant, breastfeeding, and post-partum women, infants, and children under five years of age.

Online Learning Support

Student Disability Services
Support and accommodations for students managing a disability.
(662) 915-7128
Keep Learning
UM website with resources and support for online learning.
IT Helpdesk
Help for challenges or questions related to technology.
(662) 915-5222
Barnes & Noble
Offering free access to e-textbooks.
Information about free e-textbooks
Free access to all digital platforms and 14,000 e-textbooks.
Free access to WiFi hotspots, free Internet service for 60 days for new customers, etc.
Free access to WiFi hotspots, etc.
Altice USA
Free internet for 60 days for new customers.
Charter Communications
Free internet for 60 days for new customers.
Map of WiFi hotspots across Mississippi.

Miscellaneous Resources

City of Oxford
Updates from Mayor Tannehill on local business and the City’s response to COVID-1.
Student Housing
Call the Student Housing main office for assistance in the residence halls. Call the duty phone if you need assistance after hours.
Main Office: (662) 915-7328
Duty Phone: (662) 832-7116
For general concerns or assistance on campus.
Emergency: (662) 915-4911
Non-emergency: (662) 915-7234
UM SASI Mutual Aid
Spreadsheet to coordinate support in the LOU community. Anyone who is experiencing an insecurity in housing, food, transportation, physical or emotional health, child care, pet care, etc. can list their need on the spreadsheet. Those who have resources available can respond to requests for assistance.
Spreadsheet of Needs
Mutual Aid Facebook group
Student Union
Opportunities for virtual engagement.
Campus Rec
Opportunities for virtual recreation and outdoor recreation ideas.

COVID-19 Hotlines

Baptist Memorial Hospital
Call 24/7 for screenings or concerns while in Oxford.
(866) 941-4785
MS Department of Health Call
24/7 for screenings or concerns in Mississippi.
(877) 978-6453
UM Call Center Helpline
For questions about University operations. Monday – Friday from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.
(662) 915-3600

Please note that the University of Mississippi does not endorse any resources listed that are outside of the university.

Resources are subject to change. Please check websites or call ahead for updates. See also COVID-19 updates from the University.

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