School Department News

Tradition Campus

Monday, July 6, 2015 - 8:14am
The William Carey University Office of Admissions will host Early Registration Day for the fall term at both the Hattiesburg campus and the Tradition campus in Biloxi from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Friday, July 17.
Early Registration Day offers new students the opportunity to meet with admissions personnel and faculty advisors, visit key offices, register for classes and tour the university. The fall term begins on August 24 and runs through October 28.
For more information, contact the admissions office in Hattiesburg at (601) 318-6103 or at the Tradition campus at (228) 702-1775. Apply online, view course schedules and learn more about Carey at
Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 11:42am
The William Carey University Center for Creative Scholars will host the Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead! Creativity Exploration Camp for students in grades two through eight at the Hattiesburg campus from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. on July 21-23.
During the camp, students will explore their creative potential through activities in science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics. The camp will engage participants through critical thinking and problem-solving with a creative arts emphasis.
"Research shows that gifted learners thrive in summer programs," said Dr. Christina Liverett, center director and an assistant professor of education at Carey. "This camp will give students an opportunity to grow and network with other gifted learners as they learn about these fields."
In order to attend, students must be nominated by parents, teachers, peers or self-nomination. The cost for the camp is $75, which includes tuition, lunch and instructional materials. The registration deadline is July 16.
For more information or to register, contact Liverett at (601) 318-6609 or by email at
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 9:04am
William Carey University offices will be closed on Friday, July 3 in observation of the Independence Day holiday.
No day or night classes will meet. This closing applies to both the main campus in Hattiesburg and the Tradition campus in Biloxi.
Offices will reopen and second summer term classes will begin on Monday, July 6.
For more information, call (601) 318-6051.
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 8:13am
Students interested in taking courses in a five-week format during July and early August may still register for the second summer term at both campuses of William Carey University.
The second summer term will begin on July 6 and run through August 7. Undergraduate courses in history, English, Spanish, business, education, health, music, biology, chemistry and psychology are available at the Hattiesburg campus while undergraduate courses in art and English are offered on the Tradition campus in Biloxi. 
Graduate courses in history, education, biology and psychology are also available at the Hattiesburg campus with graduate courses in art and English available at the Tradition campus.
Schedules can be found online at For more information, contact the Hattiesburg campus admissions office at (601) 318-6103 or the Tradition campus admissions office at (228) 702-1775.
Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 10:42am
The William Carey University School of Business is offering a way for the working individual to earn a bachelor's degree in business in a hybrid format with Saturday class meetings at the Tradition campus in Biloxi.
The Saturday program will begin in fall 2015 and will offer students the Bachelor of Science degree in business with a concentration in management and marketing. Students will take three courses each term, including two in a hybrid format that meet three times during the term and one that meets each Saturday.
The program may be completed in two years if the interested student has completed general education requirements and enters the program with 64 hours of general education and core curricula courses earned at a community college or university. A further 64 course hours, including the business core and concentration requirements, are needed to complete the degree.
For more information, contact Bernie Cousins, director of business programs at the Tradition campus, at (228) 702-1847 or by email at Learn more about Carey's programs at