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Civil Rights Leader and Social Justice Advocate to ...

HOLLY SPRINGS, MS - On May 6, 2023, Rust College will award posthumously the honorary degree, Doctor of Humane..

Rust College Shemaar Stapleton Wins Homerun....

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Montgomery, AL - Shemaar Stapleton of Rust College has won the Guardian Baseball Home Run Derby at the 2023 Black College World....

Rust College Senior Shawn Hannah, Named the BSW Student ...

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HOLLY SPRINGS, MS – Shawn Hannah, a graduating senior, social work major at Rust College, has been named the 2023 BSW Student ...

Dr. Robert M. Dixon Has Been Named Interim President

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HOLLY SPRINGS, MS - Rust College Board of Trustees announced Monday, May 8 the , the appointment of Dr. Robert M. Dixon, currently ....

“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.

 Throughout Rust College’s long and storied history, we have a rich tradition of creating students who not only graduate with honors and create legacies at Rust College but also thrive in the world and make it a better place for the next generation to follow. Take some time to learn about some of our extraordinary alumni   and  their continued dedication to success in life after Rust!

Rust By the Numbers

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Student : Faculty Ratio
10 %
Students with financial aid
Average class size
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