Rust College Academic Honors and Awards

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

News Day Preview Day

Rust Welcomes Prospective Students for Second Preview Day

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HOLLY SPRINGS, MS – Rust College kicked off the 2021 recruiting season with a bang
and the braces for Preview Day number...

Rust College Men Basketball Announces Tryouts

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HOLLY SPRINGS, MS – Rust College Men Basketball Coach Edward Newton will hold tryouts for the 2021-2022 season on April 10, 2021

Government President Named First Forbes’ Winner

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HOLLY SPRINGS, MS - Among the 10 talented HBCU students joining the Forbes Newsroom this summer or taking masterclasses with Forbes reporters...

Junior Destiny Falkner selected for Pepsi Initiative

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HOLLY SPRINGS, MS – Rust College Junior, Destiny Falkner of Holly Springs, Mississippi was selected to participate in the Stronger Together Internship...

“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

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