Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Chancellor's Office

ASU Student Union

What an exciting time to be involved at Arkansas State as we reach for that next level! Whether it is our highest caliber student body ever, conference championships, or ground breaking research, we are exemplifying what it means to lead the way in higher education.

Arkansas State is a university where students can discover their life's passions - and where professors can achieve their life's work. Thank you for your interest, and we welcome you to explore all that the university has to offer.

Biography of the Chancellor

Dr. Tim HudsonDr. Tim Hudson took office as the second chancellor of Arkansas State University in Jonesboro on May 1, 2012. He was appointed by Dr. Charles L. Welch, president of the Arkansas State University System.

He leads the campus as we strive for progressive excellence in academics, research, fiscal management and student life.


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Institutional Accreditations

Accrediting organizations set the academic standards by which their member institutions must comply. This quality assurance process is performed by private membership associations.


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Chancellor's Ambassadors

Chancellor's Ambassadors

Through this prestigious program students are appointed to serve as campus hosts to academic, business, political, and social leaders who participate in university functions.


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Economic Impact Study

This study estimates the total socioeconomic impact of Arkansas State upon the Jonesboro Area and the state of Arkansas by utilizing budgetary data from the 2013 fiscal year.


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