Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is on a 600-acre campus in the small town setting of Perkinston, MS, not far from New Orleans.
There are many activities and organizations for Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College does not have fraternities or sororities.
The Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College community comes together each year for Homecoming, Fall Bash and Spring Fling.
This table offers information on housing at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.
|Co-ed Housing Available||No|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||7%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––|
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus.
The majority of Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College students live on campus. In 2022, 7% of undergrads at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College lived in some kind of on-campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.
At Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Tennis||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, take Highway 49 to Perkinston, MS. If you need to fly, book your flight to Gulfport-Biloxi Regional airport.
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