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+ Campus alert: A-State Remains Closed Through Friday. March 6

A-State Remains Closed Through Friday. March 6

Arkansas State University will remain closed through Friday, March 6, due to heavy snowfall and hazardous road conditions. This includes the main campus at Jonesboro and the Paragould center.

For the convenience of students, faculty/staff and the community:
  • The Acansa Dining Hall will operate under inclement weather hours, 10:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. on Thursday and 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. on Friday.
  • The Red Wolf Center will be open from noon - 5 pm during the closure.
  • The Dean B. Ellis Library will be open on Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and regular hours over the weekend.
  • GradStock has been rescheduled to March 9, from 9 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. at Cooper Alumni Center.
  • The Testing Center will be closed.
  • NEA Science Fair has been postponed to March 16 at Hames Room, Convocation Center.
  • Communications Day (March 7) has been cancelled.
  • The SunBelt basketball match-ups with South Alabama will be played as scheduled.
  • This weekend's baseball matchup with UTA has been moved to Smith-Wills Stadium in Jackson, MS. First game is Saturday, March 7 at 7 p.m. and a doubleheader on Sunday, March 8 at 1 p.m.
  • The Honors Reception event scheduled for Saturday, March 7 has been cancelled.

The university reminds students to monitor their official Arkansas State student email account for information regarding classes, as explained in an announcement from Provost Lynita Cooksey.

For further updates, watch the A-State website at AState.edu and official social media: Facebook.com/ArkansasState and on Twitter @ArkansasState.

More Information
University Communications
(870) 972-3820

Emergency Contact
University Police
(870) 972-2093

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Accessible Labs

Our goal is to make the campus computer labs accessible. If you are interested in making your academic lab accessible, please let us know. We can either install the software on your lab computer or provide an accessible workstation in your lab. Each workstation comes with a Dell computer, a minimum of 19" monitor, a scanner, speaker/headphone, and AT software.

We have limited site licenses for the ASU Jonesboro campus on the following software: Zoomtext Screen Magnifier, OpenBook Scan and Read, Jaws Screen Reader, WYNN and Kurzweill 3000. Please contact us if you are interested in installing the above software on a campus workstation.

Lab Locations

  • Dean B. Ellis Library R. 242
  • Disability Services Student Union R. 2181
  • Wilson Hall Language Lab R. 317
  • CSM (Science & Math) R. 102

Details for Each Lab

Dean B. Ellis Library, Room 242

  • CCTV
  • A computer with Scan and Read software
  • Learning Tool Software
  • Screen Magnification software
  • Screen Reader
  • voice recognition
  • Electronic adjustable desk with Wrist Wizard and a PC
  • Reading Edge

Wilson Hall Language Lab, Room 317

  • a computer and a scanner loaded with software packages
  • Screen Magnification
  • Scan and Read software
  • Screen Reader 
  • Learning Tool software

Science & Math Lab, Room 102

  • a computer and a scanner loaded with software packages
  • Screen Magnification
  • Scan and Read software
  • Scientific Notebook (Math software)

Disability Services, Student Union, Room 2181:

  • various assistive technology software and devices