Non-Traditional Student Support

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The Office of Non-Traditional Student Support is located in the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center, room 111A.  


Our Mission

The mission of the Office of Non-Traditional Student Support is to connect students with campus resources, recognize academic achievement, advocate for non-traditional student concerns, and provide leadership opportunities through student organizations.


What Defines a Non-Traditional Student?

Typically, a non-traditional student can be included in one or more of the following categories:

  • Returning to or attending college for the first time after an interruption in education

  • 25 or more years of age

  • Attending classes while working 30 or more hours per week

  • Married

  • A parent

  • A Veteran

  • Anyone who balances college with family, work, and other obligations

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Get Involved!

Connect with other non-traditional students by checking out these organizations:

  • Non-Traditional Student Organization (NTS)

  • Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society (All Non-Traditional students)

For more information, contact the Office of Non-Traditional Student Support in the Campus Center room 111A, or by phone at 479-788-7319.


The university is pleased to offer a Mothers' Room for nursing and lactation.  For details, contact the Office of Non-Traditional Student Support or visit the Mothers' Room page.