Do you know a current Mississippi student (or moving to MS) who may be interested in enhancing their art? MSA might be the place for them. Refer a student using the online form below. We’ll invite them to connect with the Admissions team to learn more about why Mississippi School of the Arts is unique and the place to be!

Please do not submit letters of recommendation for applying 10th-grade students through the referral form. They must be mailed (with a tracking number), faxed, or emailed to All recommendation letters for applying 10th-grade students must be on the official MSA form. You can find all forms on the supplemental forms page of our website. Click Here to download recommendation forms.

    Student’s Name:

    Student’s Current School:

    Please enter the public or private school the student is currently attending. If participating in home school, enter “Home School.”

    Student’s Graduating Year:

    What year will the student be graduating high school? If you’re not sure, tell us what grade they are in right now.

    Disciplines Interested at MSA:

    What disciplines do you recommend this student audition for at Mississippi School of the Arts?

    DanceTheatreVisualVocalMedia (Filmmaking)Literary (Creative Writing)

    Student’s Postal Mailing Address:

    Do you know the student’s postal mailing address? If so, please fill it in below.

    Student’s Phone Number:

    Do you know the student’s contact phone number?

    Student’s Email Address:

    Do you know the student’s email address? Enter their school or personal email address here.


    Do you have any comments you’d like to make about this student?

    What Best Describes You?

    What is your relationship to the student?

      Checkmark this box to confirm you are at least 13 years of age. If you are not at least 13, please do not continue. Instead have a parent or guardian to review and submit the information on your behalf.