2023-2024 Student Handbook 
    Jul 14, 2024  
2023-2024 Student Handbook [Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

2023-2024 Student Handbook

Getting Started

Admissions Policy   

Understanding Degree Options  



Academic Abbreviations  

Academic Advisors  

Academic Appeals  

Academic Calendar

Academic Clemency  

Academic Freedom  

Academic Honesty  

Academic Probation and Suspension  

Accommodations for Students with Disabilities  

Adding a Course  

Administrative Withdrawal/Drop Policy  

Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS)  


Audit a Class  

Class Schedules  

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)  

Continuing Education  

Course Evaluations  

Course Waivers  

Credit Load (Enrollment Status)   

Course Placement Requirements    

Course Type Definitions  

Credit Hour Policy 


Dean’s List and President’s List  

Degree Plan  

Developmental Courses  

Dropping a Course  

Freedom of Expression  

General Education Core Requirements  

General Education Objectives  

Grade Change Policy  

Grade Point Average (GPA)  

Grading System  

Honors Program 

Incomplete Grades  

General Complaints and Grievances   

Lab Safety  

Online Learning  

Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)    

Repeating a Course  

State Minimum Core Courses  

Student Records: FERPA  

Transcripts and Records  

Transfer Credit  


Withdrawal from College  


Financial Information

Career Pathways  

Financial Aid 

Holds on Account/Records  

Important Dates  

Payment Plans  


Residency Determination for Billing Purposes  


Special Fees  

Student Accounts Receivable  

Tuition, Fees, and Meal Plans 

Veterans Services Office  

Withdrawal from College  


Student Life

Accidents & Incidents Procedure  

Alcohol & Drug Policy  

Campus Recreation 

Campus Store  

Career Services

Computer Services 

Counseling and Psychological Services  

Criminal Violations Reporting  

Dining Services 

Disciplinary Proceedings  

TRIO Programs  

Emergency Procedures  


Firearms Policy  

Freedom of Expression  

Health Services  


Lost and Found  


Off-Campus Conduct  


Posting Policy and Literature Distribution  

Printing & Copying  

Inclement Weather  

Sexual Discrimination/Harassment/Misconduct  

Sexual Offender Registration  


Student Code of Conduct  

Student Government Association (SGA)  

Student Organizations  

Student ID Cards 

Testing Center 

Tobacco Policy 

Tornado Alert 


Verification of Enrollment  

Veterans Services Office  


Graduation and Beyond

Alumni & Friends Association  


Moving on to a Career  

National Park University Center  

Transferring to a Four-Year University  


College Policies