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A-State Connection 2018

The Multicultural Center, Office of Diversity and Community Engagement, and Office of Recruitment at Arkansas State University will host A-State Connection on Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28, 2018.

What is A-State Connection?

A-State Connection is an overnight diversity recruitment program designed for high achieving high school juniors from underrepresented racial/ethnic backgrounds. Students will receive information about A-State resources and tips on how to successfully navigate college. The weekend will be filled with fun and informative sessions to connect students to all aspects of academic and campus life at A-State.

Program Requirements:

  1. The student must reside in Arkansas or the Memphis, TN Metro area.
  2. The student must be African American, Asian American, Native American, and/or Hispanic, or from a marginalized ethnic background.
  3. The student must be a junior matriculating in a college preparatory curriculum with a 19 ACT and at least a 2.75 cumulative GPA.

What can I expect during A-State Connection?

Check out this Tentative Program Schedule


***Applications are due March 16, 2018***

A-State Connection Application 2018

Questions? Contact the A-State Multicultural Center at 870.680.4052 or astatemc@astate.edu