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Arkansas State remains closed on Wednesday, Feb. 1

Arkansas State University will remain closed on Wednesday, Feb. 1, due to a major winter storm.

With approximately a half inch of ice accumulation from overnight sleet, temperatures hovering in the high 20s and another round of wintery mix predicted for Tuesday afternoon, all on-campus classes are cancelled for Feb. 1, and all academic and business offices remain closed.

For Wednesday, the following on-campus services will operate under their established, abbreviated hours:

  • The Reng Student Union will open for on-campus student usage at 8 a.m., closing at 8 p.m.
  • Dining Services will operate on brunch hours.

The following facilities will be closed:

  • The Dean B. Ellis Library (online resources available 24/7)
  • Red WOLF Center

With the wintery mix forecast to end on Wednesday and a potential warming above 32 degrees, an evaluation of campus roads and surfaces will be made on Wednesday to determine if campus can re-open for regular business for Feb. 2.

For ongoing updates, please check our website and the university’s official social media accounts.

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Graduate Assistantship

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The Arkansas State University Graduate School offers its students the opportunity to apply for a Graduate Assistantships. Over two hundred available positions are filled each year. Graduate Assistantships provide students with opportunities to acquire essential experience in research, teaching, technical or administrative fields while pursuing their degree. Some of the additional benefits include:

  • Bimonthly pay
  • In-state tuition rate for Master’s candidates, if appointed on or before the 11th day of class
  • Full tuition waiver for Doctoral candidates, if appointed on or before the 11th day of class
  • Full-time status with only 6 credit hours of coursework for Master students
  • Full-time status with only 9 credit hours of coursework for Doctoral students

To apply for a Graduate Assistantship, fill out and submit an application through Taleo. 


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