MGCCC to hold groundbreaking ceremony for new facilities at Perkinston Campus

The new facilities include a residence hall and student union

MGCCC to hold groundbreaking ceremony for new facilities at Perkinston Campus
The new facilities are expected to be completed by late 2019. (Photo source: MGCCC)

PERKINSTON, MS (WLOX) - Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (MGCCC) will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the new residence hall and student union on the Perkinston Campus on Wednesday, January 23 at 1 p.m.

The ceremony will be held behind Harrison Hall near Gregory War Memorial Chapel.

The 57,331-square-foot residence hall will include 103 rooms with lobbies on each floor, study rooms and many other amenities.

The 24,717-square-foot student union will include a banquet hall, lobby with a covered porch area and a dining area. The new dining facility includes seating for 600.

The new facilities are expected to be completed in late 2019.

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