How to Apply

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 We encourage you to apply for admission and scholarships as soon as possible. This will allow us to keep you informed about important dates such as summer orientation and fall registration.


Meet your Admissions Counselor

Our admission counselors are happy to answer any questions you have about Henderson State. The counselors enjoy meeting you at college fairs and high school visitation programs. But, the best way to get acquainted is to schedule a campus visit and see for yourself.

Do you have questions?

 If you're applying to college for the first time you have all kinds of questions. Everyone does. Some may be unique to you, others are frequently asked by most people.

International Students

Everything you need to know about applying to Henderson State University as a International Student is provided on the admission page of the Center for International Programs. The staff of the International Student Center will be glad to help you. They provide planning and arrival information, can help you with travel from the airport. There is a special orientation program for international students.

Apply to Henderson

Being accepted as a student requires that you meet the admission requirements. To verify this requires that you submit this list of information.

1. Henderson Application (ONLINE application) (PRINTABLE application).

2. ACT scores from the American College Testing Service. SAT accepted. Students age 21 or over not having attended high school for three years or more may take the ASSET or COMPASS at Henderson for admission purposes.

3. An official high school transcript, G.E.D. certificate, or home schooled transcript.

4. An Arkansas Certification of Immunization.

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