Pearl River Community College

Policies & Procedures


Academic Guidelines for College Housing

Adopted June 10, 1997

Revision Date October 13, 1998

Reference: Student Services

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

Procedure: College Housing: First/Second Women’s Dorms, Huff, Marion, New Men’s Dorm, Pearl River, River Village, and White Hall. A. A student must be enrolled full-time (12 semester hours or more) to live in college housing. B. 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 C. 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. D. A student may appeal dismissal from college housing by doing so in writing to the Dean of Student Services (the appeal must be within 3 days of dismissal with sufficient justification given). E. A student must be seventeen years of age or older to reside in college housing.