PRCC Admissions

Advising/Counseling Services

From your first contact with PRCC, our top priority is your success! You will find counselors, advisors, instructors and office personnel who care about helping you reach your educational goal.

The guidance and counseling professionals at PRCC educate students about issues so they can make informed decisions regarding their lives. The following services are available to all PRCC students:

  • Educational Counseling and Advisement
  • Career Counseling and Advisement
  • Interest Inventories
  • Transfer Assistance

Contact Information

Schedule Appointment

Poplarville Campus

Office of Student Success - Crosby Hall (2nd Floor)
Main Number: 601-403-1250
Fax Number:  601-403-1423

Advising
E-mail: advisement@prcc.edu

Whitney Chambers, Director of Advisement
Hannah Morris, Academic Advisor
Hannah Torchia, Academic Advisor
Kaitlyn Barber, Advising Support Specialist
Irene Morton, Advising Support Specialist

First-Year Experience
Lisa Wall, Director of First-Year Experience
Emily Sheckells, FYE Orientation (ROAR) Coordinator

Student Support Services - Jefferson Davis Hall, Room 101
Main Number: 601-403-1266
Georgia Field, Director of Student Support Services

Disability Services -Ted J. Alexander Administration Bldg.
Main Number: 601-403-1215
Eddie Sandifer, ADA/VA Coodinator

VA Services – Ted J. Alexander Administration Bldg.
Main Number: 601-403-1211
Gloria Wasmund, VA Certifying Official

Forrest County Campus

Office of Student Services - Building 3
Main Number: 601-554-5500
Email: fccadvisement@prcc.edu

Schedule AppointmentMichelle Wilson-Stokes – Dean of Student Services
Angelia Ryals – Counselor
Chelsie Lyles– Recruiter/Advisor
Rosalynn Vaughn - Counselor

Student Success Center - Building 1
Main Number: 601-554-5554
Latessa Allen, FCC Student Success Center Coordinator

VA Services & Disability Services –  Building 3
Main Number: 601-403-1215
Eddie Sandifer, ADA/VA Coodinator

Hancock Campus

Hancock Campus Administrative Office
Main Number: 228-252-7000
Dr. Raymunda Barnes, Director of the Hancock Campus

Online

Schedule AppointmentOffice of eLearning - Poplarville Campus, Crosby Hall (1st Floor)
Main Number: 601-403-1110
Email: elearning@prcc.edu

Michele Mitchell, Director of eLearning
Heather Baker, eLearning Support Specialist
Blair Davis, eLearning Support Specialist
Amy Steven, eLearning Support Specialist

The Student Support Services office provides free tutoring for eligible students*, study skills assistance, assistance for the physically handicapped, general counseling, and assistance in transferring to a four-year college or university. Student Support Services (601-403-1266) is located on the Poplarville Campus, Jefferson Davis Hall, Room 101.

*Student Support Services qualifications - full time student plus one or more of the following: first-generation college student; individuals from economically disadvantaged families; individuals with disabilities.

Sessions conducted by counselors are kept confidential. Information of a confidential nature is released only upon a client’s written request, in circumstances which could result in a clear danger to the client or others, or as may be required by law.

Pearl River Community College offers career assistance and advisement to all students and potential students of the college. The college does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, age or disability.