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Academic Guidelines for College Housing

POLICY OF BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF PEARL RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE Tuesday, June 10, 1997 2 Tuesday, May 13, 2014 Student Affairs

Pearl River Community College requires students to meet specific guidelines to reside in college
housing.

College Housing: Holden Hall, Moody Hall, Huff, Lamar, Hancock, Pearl River, and Forrest Hall.

  1. Effective January 2015, a student must be enrolled in a minimum of 15 semester hours to live in college housing.
  2. A student must maintain satisfactory academic progress as defined below to reside in college housing.
    HOURS ATTEMPTED FOR GPA 0-24 25-36 37 & above
    MINIMUM CUMULATIVE GPA 1.5 1.75 2.0
  3. If a student fails to meet the above requirements, he/she is placed on probation for one semester. If student does not remove deficiency during the probationary semester, he/she will be suspended from residency in college housing for a minimum of one semester or until the deficiency is removed.
  4. A student may appeal dismissal from college housing by doing so in writing to the Assistant Dean for Student Life (the appeal must be within 3 days of dismissal with sufficient justification given).
  5. A student must be seventeen years of age or older to reside in college housing.