Southern Arkansas University

Southern Arkansas University

Magnolia , United States
  • 69
    Acceptance Rate
  • 4771
  • 90
    Employment Rate
  • Permit


Established in 1909, SAU has built on its foundation tied to the region’s agricultural past and continues to grow while expanding its tradition of success into more than 80 degrees in four

distinct colleges. The University is committed to providing the best tools, programs, services and opportunities with qualified professors dedicated to helping their students reach their educational goals and professional future.

Entry requirements

  • Official high school transcript The university requires a 2.0 minimum GPA for all incoming freshmen and transfer students.
  • English proficiency proof 

Scholarship & funding

Southern Arkansas offers two main types of scholarships for international students:

  • Initial scholarships for first-time freshmen coming to SAU.
  • The Retention Scholarship for current SAU international undergraduate students.

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Student life

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