Welcome to Arkansas State University!


Applying to college is a thrilling experience, and we're thrilled that you're considering Arkansas State University. We want to do everything possible to answer your questions, guide you through the admission process, and introduce you to A-State.

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A century of educating the leaders of tomorrow

A university ranked among the best in the south. A city that's growing rapidly and embraces its hometown university. A diverse, dynamic, and friendly community to call your own. 156 fields of study. Caring faculty members who go the extra mile to inspire their students. Over 100,000 alumni who continue to transform communities across the globe. Over 200 student organizations, 16 NCAA Division 1 teams, and unlimited passion for all things Red Wolves.

Will I fit in at Arkansas State?

A-State students have lived in nearly every state and in nearly 70 countries. They've graduated from every type of secondary school. They've been science fair winners, high school newspaper editors, athletes, actors, anime experts, musicians, class clowns, artists, volunteers, dreamers and class officers. At A-State, they come together to create a vibrant, ever-changing, diverse community where lively conversations lead to enduring friendships.

Learn more about Arkansas State

ASU student looking at the cameraVisit our About Arkansas State section to learn more about Arkansas State University and how we can help you achieve your dreams. You can find information about our history, community, and our student population.

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Mobile Devices

Arkansas State University embraces the use of mobile technology as part of students’ overall marketplace readiness. We strongly encourage incoming students to bring a mobile device (e.g., an iPad) for use in the classroom, with study management and to help with their campus connections. The A-State ITStore can be helpful in this selection.

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iPad benefits

  • Students have access to the maximum amount of A-State digital resources through iTunes U (only available on iOS devices - iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch) and iBooks (only available on Apple computers, iPads, and iPhones). 
  • Many A-State faculty and staff are trained in iPad instruction and usage 
  • A-State offers repairs and support for iPad & Apple computers at our campus IT Store
  • Having an iPad provides students with the opportunity to enroll in our interactive iPad required courses. 
  • Although students have access to many computer labs, iPads give students a resource for anytime anywhere learning.