Latest Updates

Fall commencement at Henderson Dec. 10

The event will be held in the Garrison Center Ballroom beginning at 9 a.m. Graduates have been assigned specific times to arrive at intervals throughout the day.

Stan Parris publishes his first book

Outside of Hope' is a compilation of stories from Parris's time traveling all over the world as a missionary, his years playing football, including playing for Coach Clyde Berry, and many other stories.

Dr. Charles Ambrose appointed Henderson chancellor

Arkansas State University System President Dr. Charles L. Welch announced the selection of Dr. Charles Ambrose, a nationally known visionary and innovator in higher education, as the next chancellor of Henderson State University.

Faculty adopt theme of ‘pilgrimage’ to encourage students

Dr. MaryJane Dunn-Whitener says that time spent at Henderson should allow students to look towards their future and focus on their goals. She encourages students to think of that time as a pilgrimage because it is an opportunity for personal growth and transformation.

Early Registration - Spring 2022

As the registration cycle for Mini-January and Spring 2022 begins, please be aware of the dates listed below when undergraduate students may begin enrolling.

Henderson to host Family Science Night Oct. 28

Students and faculty representing the biology, chemistry, and engineering and physics departments will be on hand to conduct exciting experiments and provide opportunities for fun hands-on experiences.

Henderson invites public to meet chancellor candidates

Three campus/community receptions will be held in Henderson’s Garrison Center, 1045 McKnight Drive: - Dr. Jay Gatrell, Sunday, Oct. 24, at 5:30 p.m. - Dr. Charles Ambrose, Monday, Oct. 25, at 5:30 p.m. - Dr. Alberto Ruiz, Tuesday, Oct. 26, at 5:30 p.m.

Henderson announces 2021 homecoming royalty candidates

Ten finalists will be announced Oct. 14 during the annual homecoming pep rally and bonfire. The court will be introduced and the crowning will take place during football pre-game festivities on Oct. 16 when the Reddies host Harding University.