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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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University Communications
(870) 972-3820

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(870) 972-2093

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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.

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Scheduling Your Visit

Our visits are very popular, so be sure to request your visit at least one week prior to visiting campus. The Office of Recruitment provides tours and recruitment information for students in 9th grade and above. Our visits range from general campus visits that showcase Arkansas State University's campus, but we also offer students the opportunity to meet with an academic advisor in their intended area of study through our Academic Campus Tours.

Summer Visits

During the summer there will be no academic visits available. Summer visits are offered Monday-Thursday at 9am. During your visit you will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet with the Campus Experience Recruiter.
  • Tour Campus with an A-State Recruitment Advisor tour guide (approximately 45 minutes, weather permitting).
  • The Recruitment Advisor 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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Summer 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 9 a.m. during the summer.

  • Meet with a recruitment advisor.
  • Tour campus Recruitment Advisor tour guide (approximately 45 minutes, weather permitting)
  • Meet with a representative from The Honors College. The meeting with the Honors College will include a tour of the Honors Living Learning Community.

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