- Location Paris, TX
- Web Site http://www.parisjc.edu/
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|Housing||Location Type||Offers Scholarships||Student Population||Offers CLA|
|Available for Undergraduate||Suburban||No||7266 (Total)||Yes|
|Degrees Offered||Public/Private||Institution Type||Student Body|
|Associate, Career/Undergraduate Certificate||Public||Associate College||Co-educational|
Yearly Costs / ELS Level
|Degree||Tuition||Fees||Housing **||Meals||OtherExpenses||I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds)||ELS|
Paris Junior College (PJC), established in 1924, is a state-supported two-year college offering programs of university parallel and programs for immediate occupational employment. The main campus is located in Paris, Texas with operational centers in Greenville and Sulphur Springs. International students may attend any PJC location. Paris, a city of approximately 30,000, is located about 176 kilometers northeast of Dallas, Texas. The environment is suburban with lots of open space.
- Two dormitories housing 70 students each with lounge and recreation area
- Air-conditioned, furnished, double occupancy dormitory rooms for both men and women
- All single students who do not reside with a blood relative and who are less than 21 years of age must reside in the dormitory the first nine months of enrollment. Exceptions for veterans and married students.
- All dormitory students must purchase meal tickets and take meals in the college cafeteria.
At Paris Junior College, there are varied extracurricular activities including intramural and varsity sports, student government, special-interest clubs, student publications, fine arts productions and educational groups. There is an International Student Advisor.