Welcome to the Raymond Campus of Hinds Community College! Raymond is a small campus but offers big opportunities and a traditional college experience. Whether you commute or live in one of our residence halls, there’s a way for you to get involved.
The Raymond Campus offers housing, athletics, student recreation and intramural sports, student clubs and organizations, an honors program, international study, choir, dance, cheer, a wellness center, and more! We also offer a variety of programs that help you reach your educational and professional goals.
- About Raymond
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Explore all that the Raymond Campus has to offer!
- Academic classes guaranteed to transfer to Mississippi’s universities
- One-two year career and technical programs that you get you job-ready
- Eight residence halls
- Ten NJCAA men’s and women’s athletic teams
- Student Recreation and intramural sports
- State of the art Wellness Center with free weights, cardiovascular equipment, personal trainers, basketball courts and swimming pool.
- Comprehensive Student Support Services
- Free tutoring in our Math Lab and Writing Center
- The Honors Institute
- Night classes and evening programs
- Mi-Best Program for students seeking both a GED and college credit
Need more information? Give us a call at 601.857.3767 or submit a message to our Raymond Campus.
The Raymond Campus offers many programs of study for you to choose from:
If you are ultimately pursuing a bachelor’s degree, academics will be your path at Hinds. At the Raymond Campus, you can complete the 62 credit hours required to receive an Associate of Art Degree. This degree gives you the foundation you need to transfer to a university and complete your bachelor’s degree. Plus, students who attend Hinds for their first two years of college before transferring to a MS public university will save over $8,000 in tuition costs alone! We maintain a close relationship with Mississippi’s universities to ensure that your credits transfer. Be sure to check out the Mississippi Articulation Transfer Tool, which can be used a transfer guide.
Our academic faculty bring a wealth of knowledge to the classroom and care about your success. Academic faculty meet the same minimum credential requirements to teach at Hinds as they must meet at Mississippi’s public universities and hold advance masters and doctoral degrees.
Get the skills you need to get the job you want. Career and Technical programs are designed to give you hands-on training and education to equip you with a skill set for a specific profession. These programs can be one - two years in length and result in either the Career Certificate, Technical Certificate, or Associate of Applied Science Degree:
- Agriculture: Agribusiness Management Technology
- Agriculture: Animal Science (Poultry) Technology
- Agriculture: Precision Agriculture Technology
- Animation and Simulation Design Technology
- Automotive Machinist Technology
- Automotive Parts Marketing and Management
- Automotive Technology
- Aviation: Aviation Maintenance Technology
- Aviation: Commercial Aviation
- Aviation: Unmanned Aerial Systems
- Brick, Block, and Stonemasonry
- Business and office Technology
- Collision Repair
- Court Reporting Technology
- Diesel Equipment Technology
- Drafting and Design: Architectural Engineering Technology
- Drafting and Design: Engineering, Drafting, and Design Technology
- Drafting and Design: Land Survey
- Electronics Technology
- Electrical Technology
- Entertainment Media Technology
- Fashion Merchandising Technology
- Graphic Design Technology
- Heating, Air Conditioning, and Ventilation
- Industrial Maintenance Technology
- Information Systems Technology: Computer Network Support
- Information Systems Technology: Computer Programming
- Interpreter Training Technology
- Landscape Management Technology
- Marketing Management Technology
- Meat Merchandising
- Paralegal Technology
- Precision Manufacturing and Machining Technology
- Veterinary Technology
- Welding and Cutting Technology
Get more details about these programs on our Career/Technical homepage.
When you are ready to register for classes for the upcoming semester, we invite you to visit with a Hinds Counselor on the Raymond Campus who will advise you and help you select the right courses. For more information about our classes, please contact the Recruiting Office at 601.857.3767.
The Raymond campus has something for everyone! Whether you are living on campus or commuting, there are number of clubs and activities, and we hope you will get involved. Throughout the year, students can cheer on the Eagles at sporting events or get involved in intramural sports. Student can also explore Honors and honor societies, student government, departmental clubs, or just have fun at special event such as homecoming and spring fever festivities.
Check out a few of these organizations:
The Honors Institute on the Raymond Campus is proud to offer an enhanced learning opportunity in a collaborative and supportive environment. This program allows students to develop leadership skills and to serve the college and community. Honors scholarship are also available. Visit the Honors page to learn more or contact us at 601.857.3837.
Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is the international community college honors society. Students may be inducted after completing a minimum of 12 transferable college hours at Hinds Community College with a minimum 3.5 cumulative grade point average. Most four-year colleges and universities offer outstanding academic scholarships to students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa. Other scholarships are also available through this international organization. Contact our Raymond Campus PTK Chapter at 601.857.3837.
Associated Student Government (ASG) serves the student body by presenting student input through elections, special activities, clubs, and organizations. Selected Raymond Campus ASG members also serve on the District Associated Student Government which is the governing body for each local ASG organization. For more information, contact one of our Raymond Campus ASG Sponsors: Sharon Alexander (601.857.3371) or Keith Williams (601.857.3232).
Hinds Connection is the student recruiting and public relations team for the college. Housed on the Raymond Campus, Connection members provide tours of campus to prospective students and serve at official college events.
The Hindsonian and The Eagle yearbook are great ways for writers to build their journalistic skills. The Hindsonian is the college newspaper, led by Hinds students. The Eagle yearbook is also student-led and offers college credit. For more information, please contact us at 601.857.3321.
Music - the Raymond Campus offers many musical ensembles, choirs, student rock band, marching band, and more. For more information, call 601.857.3271.
The famous Hinds Hi-Steppers is a precision dance team that performs at Hinds football games, parades, and many other college and community events. For more information, please contact us at 601.857.3346.
The Montage Theatre of Dance is a multi-disciplinary dance theatre company which infuses many genres of dance including ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, modern, acrobatics, and African to perform original, cutting-edge choreography. For more information, please contact us at 601.857.3460.
The Baptist Student Union (BSU) is a Christian organization on the Raymond campus that is open to students from all denominational and religious backgrounds. Our goal in BSU is to know Christ more and to make Him known. Our weekly meeting times are Tuesday Night Worship and Bible Study at 7 pm, as well as “One Buck”, which is a lunch and devotional at 12:30 pm on Thursday.
Delta Epsilon Chi is an international organization for college students preparing for a variety of careers. Delta Epsilon Chi programs engage students from a variety of educational disciplines, while maintaining a strong focus on business-related areas such as marketing, management, and entrepreneurship.
The Hinds Achievement Club is a club for all transitional students, currently or previously enrolled in transitional classes, such as Reading, Math, English, or Study Skills. The Hinds Achievement Club provides transitional students with support and encouragement and assistance in transitioning to college life.
Support the baseball team through Diamond Darlings.
The Raymond Campus offers comprehensive students services including Admissions, Counseling and Advising, Financial Aid, Business Office, Accuplacer testing, the Residual ACT, and online course proctored testing.
In addition, we offer these support services:
The Math Lab on the Raymond Campus offers free math tutoring for our students Monday – Friday in Harris Patrick Hall. We also have extended lab hours on Monday and Tuesday evenings. Check in the Math Department for schedule and lab hours.
Located in Cain Cochran Hall, the Writing Center is free for all Hinds students. We offer walk-in tutoring for students in Developmental English and Reading, as well as English Composition I and II.
MI-Best is a unique program for students who wish to pursue a GED and enroll in college courses at the same time to prepare for a career. For more information about applying to Mi-Best, email Angela.Hayes@hindscc.edu.
The Raymond Campus offers tours by appointment, Monday – Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. If you are interested in visiting, please call first to schedule an appointment at 601.857.3767.
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Raymond Campus Phone Directory
|General Information||601.857.5261 or 1.800.HINDSCC|
|Dean of Students||601.857.3232|