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Honors - Driving Directions

Directions to the Campus of Arkansas State University

From Central Arkansas (Little Rock Area - 2 Hours)

  • 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/Red Wolf/Stadium Boulevard exit.  Take the RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD EXIT, and turn LEFT onto RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD.  Go approximately 3 miles on RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD.  Turn LEFT at the traffic signal at RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD and JOHNSON AVENUE.  Continue straight approximately 1 mile.  Turn LEFT onto CARAWAY ROAD, entering campus.  Park in the PARKING GARAGE (located on the RIGHT).  
  • All parking in the parking garage will be free for Saturday, March 8, 2014.  The entrance to the building is located next to the elevators in the parking garage.  Honors Reception Day will be on the third floor of the Carl R. Reng Student Union.

FROM METRO MEMPHIS AREA (1-2 HOURS)

  • Take I-40 WEST toward Little Rock.  At EXIT 277, take I-55 NORTH toward St. Louis.  At EXIT 23, take US 63 NORTH to Jonesboro.  After you enter the city, proceed to the Caraway Road/Red Wolf Boulevard/Stadium Boulevard exit.  Take the RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD EXIT.  Turn RIGHT onto RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD. Go approximately 3 miles on RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD.  Turn LEFT at the traffic signal at RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD and JOHNSON AVENUE.  Continue straight approximately 1 mile.  Turn LEFT onto CARAWAY ROAD, entering campus.  Park in the PARKING GARAGE (located on the RIGHT).  
  • All parking in the parking garage will be free for Saturday, March 8, 2014.  The entrance to the building is located next to the elevators in the parking garage.  Honors Reception Day will be on the third floor of the Carl R. Reng Student Union.

FROM THE NORTH (St. Louis Area - 4 Hours)

  • Take I-55 SOUTH toward Memphis.  At EXIT 19 (Hayti), take US 412 WEST to Kennett.  In Kennett, continue on US412 WEST  until you have entered Arkansas.  In Paragould, take US 49 SOUTH to Jonesboro.
  • As you approach the university, you will notice A-STATE's athletic facilities.  Please note that US 49 splits into Red Wolf Boulevard/Stadium Boulevard and Johnson Avenue (US 49 and US 49 BUS).  Keep RIGHT and veer onto JOHNSON AVENUE.  Continue straight approximately 1 mile.  Turn LEFT onto CARAWAY ROAD, entering campus.  Park in the PARKING GARAGE (located on the RIGHT). FROM THE SOUTH (Pine Bluff Area - 3 - 4 Hours)
  • Take US 79 NORTH to Stuttgart.  Go through Stuttgart, and continue to Clarendon.  In Clarendon, turn LEFT onto SR - 320.  At Allendale, bear LEFT (NORTH) onto SR 17, then RIGHT onto US 70.  Continue until you reach US 49.  Take US 49 NORTH to 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/Red Wolf Boulevard/Stadium Boulevard exit.  Take the RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD EXIT, and turn LEFT onto RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD.  Go approximately 3 miles on RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD.  Turn LEFT at the traffic signal at RED WOLF BOULEVARD/STADIUM BOULEVARD and JOHNSON AVENUE.  Continue straight approximately 1 mile.  Turn LEFT onto CARAWAY ROAD, entering campus.  Park in the PARKING GARAGE (located on the RIGHT).  
  • All parking in the parking garage will be free for Saturday, March 8, 2014.  The entrance to the building is located next to the elevators in the parking garage.  Honors Reception Day will be on the third floor of the Carl R. Reng Student Union.