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+ Campus alert: Arkansas State remains closed on Wednesday, Feb. 1

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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Campus Card Center

Campus Card Center Now Located in Library

The Campus Card Center is now part of IT Support Services and is now located in Room 149 on the first floor of the Dean B. Ellis Library, the former location of the IT Store.

IT Support Services now includes the Campus Card Center, the ITS Help Desk and walk-in technical assistance during business hours, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday.

Call the Campus Card Center at 870-972-2900 or the ITS Help Desk at 870-972-3933 with questions related to those two services. For questions related to walk-in technical assistance, call 870-972-3500.

The ASTATE Access Card

It's not only your ID card, but it's also your access to your residence hall, meal plan and Express Dollars

So what does this mean for you?

You will present your card to the door reader at your contracted Resident Hall to gain access to the building.  Present your Access Card to any of the Sodexo locations to use your Flex Dollars and at the Acansa to use your board meals.

The Access Card is your campus funds option as well to use at all campus retail locations for discounts and incentives, you will also use your Access Card at all participating Express Dollars locations.

Who can get one?

Students must be enrolled in classes and provide proper identification such as a drivers license, state ID or passport to obtain the Access Card. It is a nontransferable ID card, only the cardholder may present the Access Card for purchases, access, and other privileges.  Faculty and Staff may obtain the Access Card on or after their date of hire in the HR system.


The first ASTATE Access Card issued is free. There is a $20 replacement fee for damaged, lost or stolen cards.  Proper identification such as a drivers license, state ID or passport is required to obtain a Access Card.

Mobile Credential is here!!!

Mobile Credential

Learn more about Mobile Credential 

Campus Card Center Mission

Our Mission:

The Access A-State Campus Card Center strives to provide the latest credential related technology, updated training and support to meet the access technology needs of the A-State community including the student, faculty, staff, as well as off campus vendors.