Planning and Arrival

Important dates

Students who plan to attend Henderson in the Spring and who plan to live in university accommodations must submit a housing application and fee by July 31, 2012.  You will find a link for Housing and Board in the links listed below.

Students must arrive on Tuesday, August 14, 2012 no later than 6 p.m. Any student who arrives after 6 p.m. must stay in a hotel near the airport. A listing of hotels can be found on the admission letter you received from Henderson.

Students who arrive before 6 p.m. on August 14 will be picked up on August 14. Students who arrive after 6:00 pm will be picked up at the hotel on the morning of August 15.  Students who arrive at Little Rock Airport after 6 p.m. August 15, 2012 will need to make their own arrangements to travel to Henderson.

Once a student has made flight arrangements, he or she must fax the Airport Greeting Request to the International Programs Office as early as possible if they want Henderson staff to greet them at the airport. We must have accurate flight information in order to pick up students. The fax number is 870-230-5419. You may also email all flight information to

ALL new students must be on Henderson’s campus by January 14, 2011. New International Student Orientation Weekend will take place January 14-15, 2011. All students are required to attend. Orientation information will be provided upon arrival.