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  • Complete an Online Application for Admission (opens in a new window).
  • Send official transcript(s) directly to Office of Admissions from your college or high school/GED attended.
  • Provide immunization records proving 2 MMR shots if born after January 1, 1957, to the Office of Admissions.
  • Submit placement test scores from ACT, Accuplacer, COMPASS, and/or ASSET exams.
PLEASE NOTE:  Admission may only be confirmed upon receipt of the student's FINAL transcript, and after completion of their current high school term.  At that time the student may expect a letter with a confirmation of their acceptance to SouthArk.

Office of Admissions: 870.864.7195,, 2nd floor, Conference Center, Student Services, 870.864.7137 (F)

  • Reading, Sentence Skills/writing, and math placement scores must be submitted.
  • Accuplacer is a non-timed placement exam that costs $10 and takes approximately 2 to 2 1/2 hours to complete.
  • The Learning Center has test prep resources including practice tests, skill-building websites, and tutoring.

Testing and Learning Center: 870.864.7196,, 2nd floor, Conference Center, Room 220


  • Students are strongly encouraged to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).
  • Go to, SouthArk's school code is 013858.
  • Financial aid programs include scholarships, loans, and student employment opportunities.

Office of Financial Aid: 870.864.7150,, 2nd floor, Conference Center, Student Services

  • Make an appointment with your Advising Coach. 
  • On-campus registration with an Advising Coach is strongly encouraged for first-year college students.
  • Attend New Student Orientation and complete the Campus Technology course, see your Advising Coach.
Registrar: 870.864.7142,, 2nd floor, Conference Center, Student Services
  • All students are required to have a SouthArk photo ID. A valid photo ID must be presented. 
  • A FREE student ID and lanyard are provided to all new students.
  • Parking decals and student ID's are available at the SouthArk Library.
SouthArk Library: 870.864.7115,, Library Front Desk, 300 Summit Avenue


  • All tuition and fees must be paid by the payment deadline or all courses will be dropped.
  • Payments can be made in the Bookstore or through a payment plan on MyCampus (
  • The Student ID number is sent to email address provided on the application.
Bookstore: 870.864.7163,, 1st floor, Conference Center
  • Bring your printed schedule to the Bookstore to receive all required textbooks and materials.
  • Retain all receipts in case purchased items need to be exchanged or returned. 
  • Visit all on-campus classrooms prior to the first day of classes to become familiar with their locations.
Bookstore: 870.864.7163,, 1st floor, Conference Center