General Information

Hinds Community College officials are closely monitoring the development of COVID-19, the worldwide health concern known as the coronavirus. This is an ever-changing situation and as such new Information about the health concern is being released on a continuous cycle. The college is maintaining regular communication with the Mississippi State Department of Health and other health officials and are relying on their expertise and guidance in the appropriate precautions to protect students, faculty and staff.

Instruction – Fall Courses
For information regarding courses, please refer to the Healthy At Hinds Campus Plan.

Residence Halls
Please refer to the Healthy At Hinds Campus Plan.

The Spring Commencement ceremonies scheduled for May 13, 14, and 16 have been canceled; however, a graduation ceremony in the summer has been scheduled for students wishing to participate. Graduates should continue to watch their Hinds email for additional information and guidance from the graduation team. Any specific questions should be emailed to

Bookstores & Proctored Testing
Bookstores will be open Monday-Friday 8 a.m.—12 noon, one employee per store. The testing center and proctoring centers remain closed. Alternative options are being evaluated and additional information will be forthcoming. Please contact the assessment center for additional details.

Additional Decisions and New Information

Plans could change, and additional decisions will be made as new information because available. Please monitor the college website, our official social media accounts and your student email for updates. You may also sign up for EagleOne Alerts by logging in with your My.Hinds credentials.