Federal Student Disclosure Requirements: In compliance with the federal Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA), Pearl River Community College provides this list of topics for disclosure/compliance/student right-to-know.

This guide is produced by the Office of Institutional Research. Please contact the Office of Institutional Research to request a printed copy.

About the Institution

Pearl River Community College is among the oldest colleges of its kind in the South and is the pioneer public junior college in the state. It has been the pathfinder for advanced education in South Mississippi.

Pearl River Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call (404)679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Pearl River Community College.

Pearl River Community College is a member of the American Association of Community and Junior Colleges and the Mississippi Association of Colleges and Universities.

Financial Aid Information

Contact Information for Assistance
in Obtaining Institutional or Financial Aid Information
Key Resources at the Poplarville Campus:

Admissions601-403-1214
Business Office601-403-1206
Center for Counseling, Placement601-403-5493
Director of Career Technical Education601-403-1102
Disability Support601-403-1060
Financial Aid601-403-1029
Textbook Store601-403-1368
Vice President for Poplarville Campus and Hancock Center601-403-1217
Vice President for General Education and Technology601-403-1209
Vice President for Community and Economic Development601-403-1260

Key Resources at the Forrest County Center:

Admissions601-554-5519
Business Office601-403-1206
Center for Counseling, Placement601-403-1250
Disability Support601-403-1060
Financial Aid601-403-1029
Textbook Store601-554-5501
Vice President for Forrest County Center601-403-5506
Vice President for Community and Economic Development601-403-1260

Key Resources at the Hancock Center:

Admissions228-252-7000
Business Office228-252-7000
Center for Counseling, Placement228-252-7000
Director of Hancock Center228-252-7000
Disability Support601-403-1060
Financial Aid601-403-1029
Textbook Store601-403-7021
Vice President for Poplarville Campus and Hancock Center601-403-1217

General Institutional Information

Student Financial Assistance

Health and Safety

Questions or comments please contact:

Office of Institutional Research
Pearl River Community College
Post Office Box 5560, Poplarville, MS 39470
601.403.1379