College is a formal affiliate of the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory in
Ocean Springs, Mississippi. Courses that meet for five or more semester
hours of at least junior level and dealing with marine biology may be
taken in Ocean Springs during the summer. Credit for these courses is
awarded through the University of Southern Mississippi and is accepted
as an elective biology course credit at Hendrix College with the prior
approval of both the student’s academic adviser and the chair of the
Biology and Health Sciences Department.