University of Mississippi

French at the University of Mississippi


The University of Mississippi offers an undergraduate major and minor in French as well as an M.A. in Modern Language with a specialization in French. The Department of Modern Languages has a faculty with expertise in the major fields of French language, literature and culture. Abundant opportunities exist for students to work closely with French faculty.

Student Organization:

The Department maintains an active chapter of Pi Delta Phi, the national French Honor Society. Membership is based upon the following three criteria:

  • completion of two courses beyond French 211
  • overall GPA of 3.0
  • GPA of 3.5 in French courses

Faculty Advisors:

Anne Quinney, Professor of French Office: Bondurant C-113, (662) 915-6695

Daniel O’Sullivan, Professor of French Office: Bondurant C-107, (662) 915-6693

Financial Assistance:

Financial assistance is available in the form of scholarships and assistantships. For more information, please contact the Department of Modern Languages.