154th Founders' Convocation- Rust College,

Meet The Royal Court 2020-2021

(Coronation Postponed Until Spring 2021)

HOPE RENEE SCRUGGS
Miss Rust College
Major: Mathematics
Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Mr. Rust Headshot in park for Rust Sentinel

CAMERON MICHAEL WILSON
Mister Rust College
Major: Mass Communications
Hometown: Columbus, MS

THANDI MOSES
Miss Senior
Major: G.A.
Hometown: Roch., NY

Mr. Senior Rust College Head Shot at Holly Springs Park

CHRISTOPHER ANDERSON
Mister Senior
Major: Accounting
Hometown: St. Louis, MO

MANAYSIA JOHNSON
Miss Junior
Major: Elem. Education
Hometown: Tupelo, MS

Mr. Junior Headshot at Holly Springs Park

TERRENCE BROWN
-Mister Junior
Major: Mass Comm. Hometown: Chester, PA

Ms. Sophomore headshot in Holly Springs at the Park

ARI FITZGERALD
Miss Sophomore
Major: Biology
Hometown: Nash., TN

Mr. Sophomore headshot for Sentinel cover

DERRICK SCOTT, JR.
Mister Sophomore
Major: Sociology
Hometown: Tunica, MS

Ms. Freshman headshot at the Park

GENESA WILLIAMS
Miss Freshman
Major: Business
Hometown: Columbus, MS

Mr. Freshman headshot in Holly Springs at the park.

ZACHARY WILSON
Mister Freshman
Major: Biology
Hometown: Columbus, MS

News

Dr. Donald Cole

Rust College Congratulates Professor, Dr. Donald Cole

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The University of Mississippi will rename a major campus building in honor of Donald R. Cole, a former student activist ...

Zachary Wilson

Freshman Zachary Wilson Awarded the Sullivan Foundation Scholarship

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Holly Springs, MS - Freshman Zachary Wilson of Columbus, MS, was named the newest beneficiary of the Sullivan Foundation Scholarship.Zachary held....

Dr. Treadwell

Rust College COVID-19 Task-Force Update from Dr. Treadwell

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The Rust College COVID-19 Task Force is committed to the highest standard of safety and protection for our institution's students, staff, and faculty. The task...

Dr. Ishmell Edwards retirement picture

Dr. Edwards Announces His Plans To Retire From Rust College

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Rust College announces the retirement of Dr. Ishmell Edwards, Vice President for College Relations and Director of Athletics, as of June 1, 2021. Edwards’ ...

“Where Tomorrow's Leaders are Students Today”

Finding the right school or university for your son or daughter to attend is not an easy task. At Rust College we believe we are the right fit for students who are serious about their future and who want to make a difference in the years to come. All of our programs are designed with students in mind and with a philosophy that will under-gird successful experiences… 

Rust College is a historically Black, senior liberal arts, church-related college, serving students  from diverse backgrounds. Rust provides a quality college degree that every student can afford. We are sensitive to the challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic and want to ensure that you can pursue your educational goals.

A college education is so important and we want  students to have that  experience! Whether fresh out of high school or a few years removed from receiving a formal education, or furthering collegiate learning it is vital.   We at Rust College also believe that it’s our job to not just minimize academic roadblocks but work with students in regards to economic, personal, and other obstacles as well.

 

Rust By the Numbers

400
Enrolled Students
1 :1
Student : Faculty Ratio
10 %
Students with financial aid
0
Average class size
0
Intercollegiate Sports