Oxford is home to The University of Mississippi, otherwise known as Ole Miss. The relationship to the University runs deep and the presence of the school gives Oxford the energy and vibrancy that is often found in a college town.
Founded in 1848, Ole Miss is the flagship University for the State of Mississippi. Ole Miss has been named a Best College Buy by Forbes Magazine and the campus has been touted as The Most Beautiful Campus by the Princeton Review.
For More Information on the University of Mississippi visit their website. You can download tours of Ole Miss landmarks here.