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Division of Student Affairs

Student Affairs

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Our Mission

We are committed to developing HEALTHY, CONNECTED, and LEARNING-FOCUSED students and communities.

A SAFETY Message from Dr. Dee Dee Anderson, VP of Student Affairs and Chief Rusty Keyes.

Guiding Statements



Year in Review 2018-19



healthy livingDeveloping HEALTHY students and communities require a focus on physical and mental health as well as risk and crisis management. Our goal is to energize all members of the campus community to learn about and adopt healthy lifestyles.

Campus Recreation
University Police Department
Student Counseling Services 

lifelong connections CONNECTED students and communities produce a positive educational environment and a strong affinity toward Southern Miss. Our goal is to galvanize students’ connections to Southern Miss and with their peers, faculty, staff, and local communities.

Office of Leadership and Student Involvement
Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life
Center for Community Engagement

learning experience Developing LEARNING-FOCUSED students and communities is a primary concern for the Division of Student Affairs. Our goal is to inspire and empower students to capitalize on their learning experiences in and beyond the classroom.

New Student and Retention Programs
University Writing Center
Speaking Center

Code of Student Conduct 

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Employee Spotlights

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Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
210 R. C. Cook Student Union

Hattiesburg Campus

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