Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Visit Campus

People can tell you how great a place is, but the best way to know whether it's right for you is to see it--and experience it--for yourself. At Arkansas State, we welcome your visit and offer a variety of campus visitation programs to suit your needs.

Scheduling your Visit

Our visits are very popular, so be sure to request your visit at least one week prior to visiting campus.

General Campus Visits

These visits are offered on Monday-Thursday at 3 different times: 8:45am, 10:45am and 1:45pm.  During your general campus visits you will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet with the Campus Experience Recruiter.
  • Tour Campus with a Chancellor’s Ambassador tour guide (approximately 45 minutes, weather  permitting).
  • The CA will guide you through our academic buildings, state of the art Red WOLF Fitness facility, and our Student Union. You will also see the residence halls that will be your home while at A-State

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Academic Campus Visits

These visits are offered Tuesday through Thursday and each visit times represents an opportunity to visit with a faculty member in the college listed. On these visits you will:

  • Meet with the Campus Experience Recruiter.
  • The CA will guide you through our academic buildings, state of the art Red WOLF Fitness facility, and our Student Union. You will also see the residence halls that will be your home while at A-State
  • Tour Campus with a Chancellor’s Ambassador tour guide (approximately 45 minutes, weather permitting).
  • Meet with faculty member in the college of interest of the student.  This will give you an opportunity to speak to an advisor about degree plans, expectations of the program, etc.

                 The days and times for each college are listed below:

Tuesday

College of Nursing and Health Professions- 8:45am

-these visits are for the following majors: clinical lab sciences, communication disorders, dietetics, disaster preparedness and emergency management, nursing, diagnostic medical sonography, imagining specialist, magnetic resonance imaging, nuclear medicine technology, radiology management, radiation therapy, physical therapy and social work.

College of Media and Communication- 10:45am (lunch included)

-these visits are for students interested in the following majors: communication studies, creative media production, multimedia journalism and strategic communication.

College of Engineering- 1:45pm

-these visits are for students interested in civil, electrical or mechanical engineering.

Wednesday

College of Education- 8:45am

-these visits are for students interested in the following majors:  exercise science, health promotion, psychology, sports management, early childhood education, middle-level education, physical education.  Students interested in Athletic Training/Sports Medicine Degree should visit at 10:45 am on Wednesdays.

Pre-professional Studies-10:45am (lunch included)

-these visits are for students interested in pre-medical, pre-dental, pre-dental hygiene, pre-optometry, pre-occupational therapy, pre-pharmacy, pre-chiropractic and pre-physician’s assistant.  Students interested in Pre-Veterinary Studies should visit on Thursdays at 10:45 am for the College of Agriculture and Technology.

College of Fine Arts- Art and Theater interest- 1:45pm

-these visits are intended for students interested in the following majors: art history, art education, studio art, graphic design and theater

Thursday

College of Humanities- 8:45am

-these visits are for students interested in the following majors: criminology, English, geography, history, philosophy, political science, sociology, world languages and cultures, 

College of Business- 10:45am (lunch included)

-these visits are for the following majors: economics, accounting, business administration, business economics, computer and information technology, finance, global supply chain management, international business, management, marketing and BSE in business technology. 

College of Agriculture and Technology - 10:45am (lunch included)

these visits are for students interested in the following majors:  agriculture studies, animal science-preveterinary, plant and social science and technology.

College of Fine Arts- music 10:45am (lunch included)

-these visits are for students interested in the following majors: music- composition, instrumental performance, keyboard performance, voice performance or BSE in instrumental music or vocal music.

College of Science and Math- 1:45pm

-these visits are for students interested in the following majors: chemistry, computer science, biological sciences: biology, botany, environmental biology, zoology, mathematics, physics, wildlife ecology, BSE in general science, chemistry, physics and mathematics.

-Please note that if you are interested in pre-professional studies, the appropriate visit time is Wednesday at 10:45am.

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Honors Visits

Personalized Honors visits are offered to students with an ACT composite score of 27 or higher AND a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or higher. Honors visits are available Monday thru Thursday at 10:45 a.m. throughout the year.

During your Honors visit, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet with a recruitment advisor. 
  • Tour campus with a student tour guide (approximately 45 minutes, weather permitting)
  • Eat lunch in Acansa Dining Hall.
  • Meet with a representative from The Honors College.

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