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Hattiesburg Campus

This diverse campus spans 300 acres in the heart of Hattiesburg, Mississippi and is home to the sixth-oldest acceptance-based Honors College in the nation, a vibrant arts community that produces hundreds of events each year, and internationally-recognized researchers whose expertise ranges from polymer science and engineering to sports safety and security.

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Gulf Park Campus

Through its 52-acre beachfront campus in Long Beach, Mississippi, the University serves as the only four-year public institution located on the Mississippi Gulf Coast and offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in more than 50 distinct academic fields. The Gulf Park campus is also home to the state’s only bachelor’s degree in ocean engineering and the only film studies pathway offered at a public institution in the state.

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111years since our founding in 1910
71countries represented by our students
24Goldwater Scholars
30study-abroad programs
17division 1 sports

Featured Programs:Master of Business AdministrationOcean Engineering

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Events at Southern Miss

 FestivalSouth 2021 at Venues all over Hattiesburg
Jun 16
12:00 am

FestivalSouth 2021 at Venues all over Hattiesburg

Mississippi’s only multi-genre, multi-week festival presents arts, entertainment and educational opportunities across the South. Visit festivalsouth.org for more information. ...

Jun
16

USM’s Eagle Maker Hub, a public makerspace providing access to tools for digital fabrication, rapid prototyping, and coding, presents its summer cam...

2021 Eagle Maker Hub Summer Camp: 3D Printing and Coding at Eagle Maker Hub

8:30 am

Jun
17

Mississippi’s only multi-genre, multi-week festival presents arts, entertainment and educational opportunities across the South. Visit festivalsou...

FestivalSouth 2021 at Venues all over Hattiesburg

12:00 am

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