Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Steps to Enrollment

Whether you are a recent high school graduate, a student looking to transfer to a four-year institution, a working adult seeking to further your skills/education or a student searching for a new career, A-State has something for you.

Complete the steps to enrollment below to become a part of Red Wolves!

1. Get Admitted

  • Check how to apply and submit your online application.
  • Complete application process by submitting required documents.
  • Once evaluated, an email regarding the admission decision will be sent to your registered email.
  • You will receive an automatic email if admitted with next steps.

2. Setup your student email account

3. Apply for Financial Aid & Scholarships

    4. Apply for Housing (For Freshmen)

    • A-State offers a variety of housing options for our students. Unless you are living at home with a guardian, freshmen are required to live on campus. You can also get more information regarding rates, residence halls and amenities at our university housing website. There are limited spaces available. Make sure you apply early because assignments are made on a first come, first served basis.

    5. Sign up and Attend New Student Orientation (For Freshmen)

    • At New Student Registration, you'll become more familiar with campus, meet with faculty and students and register for your classes. Learn more about New Student Orientation.

    6. Meet with an Academic Advisor

    An academic advisor can help you identify courses you need to take and can help you create an educational plan.

    7. Final Step to a Successful Start

    After you have registered for your classes, learn more about campus life, student resources, campus recreation and Student Organizations that are available on campus.