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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.

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(870) 972-3820

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Dean's Office

College of Humanities & Social Sciences
P.O. Box 1150
State University, AR 72467-1150

Tel: 870.972.3973
Fax: 870.972.3976
Office: Wilson Hall 202

Debi Dunning, Administrative Specialist III
Email: hss@astate.edu

Driving Directions 

From Memphis:
 Take I-55 North, or I-40 West, across the Mississippi River to West Memphis. Proceed north on I-55 approximately 20 miles to 'Exit 23-B Arkansas State University/Jonesboro' via U.S. 63. Proceed north on U.S. 63 through Tyronza, Marked Tree, Trumann, and Bay to Jonesboro ( approximately 45 miles). Exit right at 'Stadium Blvd/Caraway Road Exit' (this is a double exit, take first ramp to Stadium Blvd.) Turn right onto 'Ark. Hwy. 1/U.S. 49/Stadium Blvd-North'. Proceed north on Stadium Blvd a total of 6 traffic lights to Aggie Road. The main entrance to campus is on your left.

From Little Rock: Take US 167/67 North toward Newport. Take Exit 102. Proceed approximately 7 miles on Hwy. 226 to Cash, AR. At the stop sign in Cash, continue straight East toward Jonesboro another 7 miles to another stop sign. Turn right (South) on Hwy. 226 for another 1.5 miles to Hwy. 49.

Turn left (North) on Hwy. 49 toward Jonesboro. As you enter the city, you will come to a traffic signal at Parker Road. The entrance to US 63 South is the next right.
Take US 63 South and proceed to the Caraway Road/Stadium Blvd. exit. Take the Stadium Blvd. exit.
Turn left onto Stadium Blvd. Continue north on Stadium Blvd (through a total of approximately 6 traffic lights) to Aggie Road. The main entrance to campus is left on Aggie.

From Interstate 55 (St. Louis & Missouri): Take the Hwy. 67 N exit at Hayti, Missouri. Follow Hwy. 412 W to Paragould, AR. At Paragould you will intersect Hwy. 49 S. Turn left (south) on Hwy. 49 and follow it through Brookland and into Jonesboro. As you enter Jonesboro you will see our football stadium on your right. Continue south to the next traffic light and the Aggie Road entrance of the campus is on your right.