Southern Arkansas University

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SAU offers more than 100 academic degree and certificate options, including associates, bachelors, masters, and doctorate degrees.

Southern Arkansas University’s 38th Annual Celebration of Lights on December 1, 2022, will offer an abundance of holiday cheer with festive lighting displays, photos with Santa, train rides, festive food, and a special presentation of “The Grinch.” Activities in Reynolds Center begin at 3:00 p.m. with the first showing of “The Grinch” in […]

Upcoming Events

Southern Arkansas University hosted the Arkansas Women’s Commission Regional Meeting on Monday, October 17, 2022, at the SAU Alumni Center. The Commission, which Governor Hutchinson recently […]
The David F. Rankin College of Business at Southern Arkansas University will honor three alumni at the annual Hall of Fame Dinner on Friday, Nov. 4, beginning at 6 p.m. in the Reynolds Center.  Ed […]
MAGNOLIA – The Southern Arkansas University System Board of Trustees met in regular session on Thursday, October 13, at the SAU campus in Magnolia. The Board heard a variety of agenda items, […]
The Southern Arkansas University System Board of Trustees will meet in regular session at 1 p.m. Thursday, October 13, 2022, in the Reynolds Center Grand Hall on the Magnolia campus.  The agenda […]
SAU by the numbers

More than

Degree Programs

Established in

Acres on the northern edge of Magnolia, AR
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Student/Teacher Ratio

Established in 1909, SAU has built on its dedication to student achievement and continues to grow, both on-campus and online, with more than 100 degrees in four distinct colleges and the School of Graduate Studies.

Nestled in a quiet and beautiful part of south Arkansas, SAU is a great place to call home and to study a broad range of academic programs, including some unique offerings to the state and region. Along with boasting a complete college experience on campus, the University is a short drive from outdoor activities and is central to many regional hubs, such as Texarkana, Shreveport, Little Rock, etc.

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100 E. University, Magnolia, Arkansas 71753-5000 Telephone: (870) 235-4000
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