Woodall Center

Woodall Center

Discover cutting-edge learning at the Lowery A. Woodall Advanced Technology Center, a state-of-the-art training facility spanning two stories and 35,000 square feet in Hattiesburg, MS. Established in 2004, this dynamic center is meticulously crafted to cater to the evolving needs of the regional workforce and the thriving business community. Boasting specialized classrooms, computer labs, a sophisticated auditorium, and a dining room area, the Woodall Center stands as the focal point for adult and workforce education at Pearl River Community College. Every day, over eighty enthusiastic individuals participate in adult and workforce education classes, equipping themselves with the skills necessary to thrive in their chosen career paths.

Beyond its role as a non-credit training center, the Woodall Center is your premier venue for hosting professional meetings and conferences. Elevate your company gatherings and training sessions in a conducive environment away from the typical workplace setting. Contact us today to explore opportunities in Adult Education, Workforce Training, or to book this exceptional space for your next corporate event. Excellence awaits you at the Woodall Center!

Rental Fees

Unlock the possibilities with The Woodall Center, providing versatile rooms and spaces available for rent to businesses, clubs, and organizations. Explore our current price list for room rentals below. Please note that rental fees are subject to change. For any inquiries regarding room rentals, feel free to reach out to Stephanie Clark at 601-554-4660 or via email at slclark@prcc.edu. Your ideal space awaits, and we’re here to assist you every step of the way.

Facility Map

Effective August 2019 



Square Feet 

Max Capacity 

Half Day Rental 

Full Day Rental 

Weekend whole day only 








Executive Conference Room 








Dining Room 





$200 for training event 
$50 for a meal event only 













All fees above are per day 



Coffee Service: $1.00 per person for up to 10 people. Add $5.50 for each additional 10 people (or $.55 per person) 
Beverages: $.50 per person. (Sodas, diet sodas, and waters to be invoiced after the event) 

Please complete the following application and email it to workforce@prcc.edu if you would like to reserve a rental space. 

Woodall Lease Application

Directions to the Woodall Center

Woodall Center Auditorium
Executive Conference Room

906 Sullivan Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39401


From the North: 

  • 49 South through Hattiesburg – go past Pearl River Community College on your left
  • Last red light will be at the intersection of Hwy 49 and Edwards St.
  • 2.5 miles from the red light, turn left when you see the large sign “Coca-Cola/Forrest County Multi-Purpose Center”-Sullivan Drive
  • The Woodall Center is 1/2 mile on the right – 906 Sullivan Drive (At the end of the black iron fence)
  • Only building on the hill
From the South:
  • Highway 49 North
  • Go Over Highway 98
  • 1/2 mile on the right is the Woodall Center (driveway at the end of the black iron fence)


From Interstate 59

  • Take Exit #59 (Mobile/Lucedale, which is Highway 98)
  • Take 2nd Exit to right (MS Gulf  Coast/Gulfport)
  • Go over  Highway 98
  • 1/2 mile from that overpass, turn right at Forrest County Multi-purpose Center sign – Sullivan Drive
  • 1/2 mile on right is the Woodall Center (driveway at the end of the black iron fence) – 906 Sullivan Drive

Training at the Woodall Center

Discover a hub of diverse PRCC activities here catering to various needs such as Adult Education, Youth Spark, Workforce Training, and Customized Employee Training for Companies. Explore our offerings and find the right fit for you or your organization. Click the link for more detailed information or give us a call at 601-554-4646.

Testing Services

Testing Information:

The Woodall Testing Center administers tests for: 

  • Mississippi Funeral Director Exam
  • TABE 
  • WorkKeys
  • HiSET 
  • GED



Contact Information: 

Phone: 601-554-4651 


The Woodall Center
906 Sullivan Drive 
Hattiesburg, MS 39401


ADA Accommodation Testing

 Students with documented abilities approved through the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Office must contact the Testing Center at least 24-hours in advance of their scheduled testing appointment. By contacting a PRCC Testing Center, the student will verify that the Testing Center can accommodate their needs. Appointment rescheduling or an unexpected wait time may occur if the student does not adhere to the 24-hour contact policy. 

Testing Center Rules

1. I understand I am not allowed to have cell phones or any electronic devices used to retrieve or transmit information in a PRCC Testing Center.

2. I understand I will be asked to remove my watch.

3. I understand I am not allowed to bring food or drink into any PRCC Testing Center.

4. I understand I should dress appropriately. I understand I will be asked to remove headgear, all outerwear, and all hoodies.

5. I understand that I will be asked to present a valid photo ID to verify my identity. I understand that the name on my photo ID must match my name displayed in Canvas.

6. I understand that pictures of IDs will not be accepted.

7. I understand I will be recorded by surveillance cameras and computer monitoring software while testing in a PRCC Testing Center.

8. I understand cheating will not be tolerated.

9. I understand PRCC is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

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Each community college president is asked to bring two (2) wrapped door prizes, minimum value of $50 each. We will have a station set up at the conference for you to drop off the door prizes.

Each community college is asked to provide name tags for their Board members, administration, and staff attending the conference.