University of Southern Mississippi Area Apartments for Rent(hide college information)
At first, Hattiesburg may seem like a laid-back, charm-filled Mississippi town, and in many ways it is – but it is also the home of the University of Southern Mississippi, which means there’s always something going on – from concerts to sports events to theatrical performances, this highly-regarded research university adds a little flair to this idyllic location. Rent an apartment in Hattiesburg and enjoy all this great college town has to offer.
Southern Miss is a large university that was founded in 1910 and includes a Gulf Coast campus in Long Beach and several teaching sites, including Keesler Air Force Base, Stennis Space Center, and Gulf Coast Research Lab. For students who want to study abroad, USM offers study abroad programs in 20 countries. It is a top-ranking university with five colleges that offer several doctoral programs. Students at USM enjoy a rare holiday few other colleges offer – a two-day break for Mardi Gras.
The Southern Miss Golden Eagles play in NCAA Division I and have a formidable sports program. The football team has won two national titles, the track and field team has won three titles, and the baseball team are Conference USA champions twice over.