USM is "Back in Black & Gold," for the Fall 2021 semester, returning classes that were previously offered face-to-face to their in-person formats and implementing a full slate of student engagement opportunities and events.
On-campus Housing, Dining, and Activities
We're providing a robust on-campus living experience and a complete slate of student engagement opportunities in Fall 2021.
Details related to on-campus housing can be viewed on the Housing and Residence Life website.
On-campus Eagle Dining facilities offer a wide variety of dining options for USM students, faculty, staff and guests.
Connect with a Student Involvement Ambassador in Hattiesburg or Gulf Park Student Life to learn more about on-campus activities.
USM has a variety of on-campus academic resources and tools to help students achieve success in the classroom and beyond.
Students can participate in the Eagle Direct Textbooks program through Barnes & Noble which allows them to select digital or hard copy rental textbooks and materials for undergraduate courses for a flat fee of $20 per credit hour.
A variety of academic resources to help students succeed in the classroom can be accessed through the Center for Student Success, Gulf Park Academic Success Center, Math Zone, Speaking Center, TRIO-Student Support Services, and Writing Center.
Health and Wellness
A number of health and wellness services and resources are available to all currently enrolled USM students.
Student Health Services
Student Counseling Services
Student Counseling Services provides free and confidential mental health care services for all currently enrolled USM students.
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