We strive to prepare students for a lifetime of professional and community contributions in an increasingly interdependent and culturally diverse world. Our faculty and staff include outstanding teachers, scientists, writers, artists, and experts in a variety of academic disciplines and technical fields, all of whom are enthusiastically committed to offering our students a superior education.
Applying to college is an exciting experience and we're delighted that you're considering Arkansas State University - Mountain Home. We want to do everything we can to answer your questions, guide you through the admissions procedure, and introduce you to ASUMH.
financial aid
Education is how dreams come true. The staff of the Scholarships and Financial Aid Office is here to help you seek the finances to make your dreams into reality. We can help you apply for assistance from a variety of sources including scholarships from ASU – Mountain Home. Come by or contact us today at (870) 508-6195.
In addition to traditional academic programs, ASUMH offers a variety of services to serve the community. Secondary Center classes are offered for students in K-12 schools in the area. Community Education classes are offered for life-long learning and are just for fun. There are no tests or grades and these short-term courses are not for credit. Workforce Training programs are often customized for business and industry and both for-credit and not-for-credit classes.
At ASUMH, our Vision of “Creating Opportunities, Changing Lives” is all about students! We have a great staff who will support you from your first phone call or visit until you complete your degree. Whatever question you may have as a current, future, or former student, we are here to help you discover answers, realize your educational dreams, find a career, and have fun in the meantime! Reach out with the first step. We’ll grab your hand from there and hold on!
faculty and staff
Just as the ASUMH mission has meaning for students, it also encompasses our faculty and staff. This commitment shows in our efforts to provide Lifelong Learning through professional and personal development and training opportunities, Enhanced quality of life with our robust benefits package, flexible work-life balance, and a generous leave package, Academic Accessibility through education and tuition benefits, and Diverse Experiences through a culture that is respectful and mindful of our differences, yet inclusive in recognizing our sameness and unity in purpose. Our faculty and staff live the mission of LEAD every day.

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Holiday Schedule


The following schedule will be observed in 2017 to provide eleven paid holidays for all full-time ASUMH employees. Some holidays are not observed on the day they actually occur because they fall on a Saturday or Sunday. This schedule was adjusted accordingly.

New Year's Day 2017
Monday, January 02, 2017
Memorial Day
Monday, May 29, 2017
Independence Day
Tuesday, July 04, 2017
Labor Day
Monday, September 04, 2017
Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Governor's Holiday or Employee's Birthday
Friday, November 24, 2017
Christmas Eve
Friday, December 22, 2017
Christmas Day
Monday, December 25, 2017
Lee's and King's Birthday
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Washington's Birthday
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Veteran's Day
Thursday, December 28, 2017
Employee's Birthday or Vacation Day Assessed
Friday, December 29, 2017
New Year's Day 2018 will be observed on
Monday, January 01, 2018


If the Governor proclaims Friday, November 24th as a twelfth holiday for all state employees, ASUMH will observe that holiday on Friday, December 29th.

If the Governor does not proclaim November 24th the twelfth holiday, everyone will want to plan for a vacation day on Friday, December 29th.

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