1100 Henderson StreetHSU Box 7560, Arkadelphia, AR 71999-0001 870-230-5028
http://www.getreddie.com admissions@hsu.edu
About Henderson State University
  • Year of Foundation 1890
  • Size of Campus 151 acres
  • Type of Instituition
  • Religious Orientation
  • Degrees Bachelor's, master's
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 53%, 47%, 14%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 5,210 in-state, 9,620 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $3,272
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Enrollment No. 3,095
Henderson State University, founded in 1890 as Arkadelphia Methodist College, is a four-year public liberal arts university located in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, United States. It is Arkansas's only member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges. Henderson's curricula based on the belief that a liberal arts education is essential for all undergraduates; Henderson utilizes a program based on a core of courses in the arts and sciences. The school owns and operates radio station KSWH-FM, as well as the local Public-access television cable TV channel, HTV on Suddenlink's channel 9.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Spring Fling, Homecoming, Family Day
  • Number of sororities 7
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of frats 8
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 8
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Little Rock, AR (70), Little Rock, AR (70)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus N/A
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms, men's dorms, special housing for international students, cooperative housing, other housing options
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 28%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 30
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 500
  • Number Of Microforms 214,922
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 40
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 19,384
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 275
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, veteran student, academic, psychological
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 5
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access No
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities We are in a consortium with Ouachita Baptist University through the Joint Educational Consortium
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 260,443
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Museums Planetarium, TV Station, Honors Dorm
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,496
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural