Henderson State University is on a 151-acre campus in a small town setting in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, not far from Little Rock. Henderson State University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Henderson State University also has fraternities and sororities.
Henderson State University students' favorite campus events are Homecoming, Spring Fling and Parent's Weekend.
Henderson State University offers housing for students. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.
Most Henderson State University students live off campus. In 2021, 43% of undergrads at Henderson State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 57% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Henderson State University. There are 2,067 spots available in on-campus housing for all 3,066 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,553 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 65% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Henderson State University offers coed housing.
At Henderson State University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Henderson State University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Golf||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Swimming And Diving||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Henderson State University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Henderson State University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Henderson State University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Additionally, Henderson State University has Reddie Rides offered at night.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Henderson State University, take Interstate 30 to Arkadelphia, AR. If you need to fly, book your flight to Bill and Hillary Clinton National/Adams Field airport.
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