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University of Southern Mississippi offering chances at paid tuition and housing for vaccinated students

Each week until Oct. 15, the names of five vaccinated students will be drawn for the chance to win a variety of prizes.

HATTIESBURG, Miss — The University of Southern Mississippi is offering students the chance to get money off their tuition and room and board if they get the COVID-19 vaccine.

Each week until Oct. 15, the names of five vaccinated students will be drawn for the chance to win a variety of prizes.  

A student will have the chance each week to have their fall 2021 semester tuition covered, a benefit worth about $4,600. 

Students can also win a $2,000 housing credit, $1,000 in dining dollars, a parking decal worth $414 and a $300 bookstore voucher.