While Hattiesburg is home to nationally-recognized restaurants like Chili’s, Olive Garden, and Outback Steakhouse, there are also many other popular places to eat. The Crescent City Grill is a favorite for great seafood. For some classic BBQ, Leatha’s Bar-B-Que Inn is extremely popular with all ages. Mugshots is a laid-back bar and grill where college students like to grab one of Mugshot’s famous burgers and a beer to watch the game. On-campus at WCU, students eat at the Wilkes Dining Hall, but aside from the cafeteria, dining options are slim, and students head out to town for some diversity in their diets. Apartment costs for one-bedroom apartments in Hattiesburg are somewhat inexpensive, averaging about $547/month. Each additional bedroom after that will on average, run you another $200/month. About 63% of students live off-campus, and there are numerous apartment options near the WCU campus, though not all are especially affordable for a college student, and availability may be limited. The Pinehaven Apartments are extremely close by, as are Wofford Park, Wisteria Estates, and the Bonhomie Apartments. Many students are subleasers or rent homes. It is highly recommended to live with roommates to save money.
We currently have apartments near William Carey University available for rent. If you're not sure how much an apartment will cost, the table below shows the average price by size.