Welcome to Henderson State University! Located in the small town of Arkadelphia, Arkansas, Henderson State University is a vibrant community of students, faculty, staff, and alumni.
At Henderson State University, we are dedicated to providing an engaging and inspiring learning environment. Our diverse student population enables us to offer a wide range of academic and extracurricular activities. From our excellent on-campus housing and dining options to our various clubs and organizations, we are committed to providing an enriching college experience.
Our campus is a bustling hub of activity, with exciting events happening year-round. We host many events throughout the year, such as the Annual Reddie Homecoming Tailgate and the Homecoming Parade. Our vibrant student life offers a wealth of opportunities for students to get involved and make memories that will last a lifetime.
At Henderson State University, we are proud of our rich history and traditions. We have been educating students since 1890, when the school was founded as Arkadelphia Methodist College. Throughout the years, we have grown into a comprehensive university offering more than 75 undergraduate and graduate degree programs across seven academic colleges.
We have been nationally recognized for excellence in academics and athletics as well as for our commitment to community service. Our men’s basketball team won the NCAA Division II National Championship in 2010, and we are proud of our strong record in intramural sports. Our students also participate in a variety of volunteer projects throughout the year, such as our Reddie Service Days that benefit the local community.
At Henderson State University, we are committed to providing an education that prepares our students for success after graduation. We offer a range of career services, such as job fairs and career counseling, to help students make the most of their college experience.
Our alumni are also making a difference in the world. Many of our graduates have gone on to become successful professionals in fields ranging from business to education to government service.
Whether you’re looking for an engaging college experience or a supportive network to help you launch your career, Henderson State University is the perfect place for you! Visit us today to explore all that Henderson has to offer and discover why Henderson is the perfect place for you! Take your first step towards becoming a Reddie today!