Academic Affairs

Gulf Coast Research Laboratory

Hendrix College is a formal affiliate of the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory in Ocean Springs, Mississippi. Courses that deal with the ecology, botany, zoology, and microbiology of marine organisms 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 biology credit at Hendrix College with the prior approval of both the student’s academic advisor and the chairman of the Biology Department.