Lorman is an unincorporated community in Jefferson County, Mississippi, United States. It is home to Alcorn State University, which was attended by Medgar Evers, civil right leader (1925–1963) and Steve McNair (1973–2009). Historic sites include Rosswood, also a Bed & Breakfast.
Alcorn State University (ASU) www.alcorn.edu is located on 1700 acres of beautiful rolling hills and lakes in Lorman, Mississippi with branch campuses in Natchez and Vicksburg. The campus has a rich blend of historic buildings and modern innovative facilities.
Alcorn State University has received recognition throughout the United States of America for its excellence in liberal arts, agricultural research, business education, technology, nursing, and fine arts at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Our Alumni have distinguished themselves in many professional areas including medicine, law, government, education, business and entrepreneurship, research, entertainment, and professional athletics.