USM begins first day of classes

USM begins first day of classes
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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The University of Southern Mississippi began classes Wednesday as thousands of new students start a new chapter in their lives.

The university reported 14,579 total students last Fall.

The numbers for this year have not yet been released.

Nearby, William Carey University started classes for the Fall trimester on Monday.