University Housing

Amenities: WiFi, Laundry, Common Area, AC, Computer Lab, Vending, Kitchenette
Visitation Hours:
  • Sunday-Thursday 12:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
  • Friday & Saturday 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
Residence Director: Mallie Mullins ( Assistant Resident Director, Curt Smead)
About Magnolia Hall

Magnolia Hall is the home of upperclassmen with 30 or more credit hours who wish to participate in the Living Learning Communities (LLC) of SOAR, Outdoor Sports and Recreation, or Studiers Unite. Magnolia Hall opened in 2016 and has kitchenettes on every floor, computer labs, luscious common areas for gathering, and hybrid-style bathrooms for extra privacy. Magnolia Hall rooms have moveable furniture so residents may be creative with how they arrange their space. All first floor rooms are dedicated as 24 Hour Quiet rooms for those in the Studiers Unite LLC.  Magnolia Hall is located on the North end of campus between Columbia and Arkansas Halls and faces the Mulerider Track.


Living-Learning Communities

Outdoor Sports and Recreation

Outdoor Sports and Recreation LLC is designed for students that love the outdoors. This program will feature outdoor adventures and activities for all students involved. The purpose is to show students that outdoor recreation can be achieved in Magnolia, Arkansas.


SOAR (Sophomore Opportunities, Achievement, and Recognition) is a living learning community that is designed for second-year students who want to stay connected with SAU through service learning and recognition. Availability for this living learning community will be on a first-come first-served basis.

Studiers Unite

Studiers Unite is a living learning community that focuses on school in a friendly environment where it is always quiet. The purpose of this living learning community is to provide a space where students that like to study will have a place to do so in their own living space.

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