Consumer Information

The following is a list of consumer information that Harding University is required by federal regulations to make available to you as a student or parent of a student. This is brief summary of the information available and contact information is provided if you would like to request a paper copy.


Harding Office of the Provost Accreditation page

Harding University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (312-263-0456 or 800-621-7440). Selected programs are accredited by various professional organizations.

Athletic Programs

Equity in Athletics Report

Athletic graduation rates and success rates are available through the NCAA website

Federal Graduation Rates Data PDF

Academic Success Rate Report PDF

College Navigator

College Navigator is a free consumer information tool that guides, leads, and directs students, parents, high school counselors and other interested parties to information about higher education institutions. The primary data source for College Navigator is the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, or IPEDS.


Harding University takes very seriously complaints and concerns regarding the institution. Most complaints or concerns of a specific nature should be initiated and resolved at the campus level through normal University processes whenever possible. An email address ( and a toll free number (844-678-2777) are available to help a student understand the process for filing a complaint. The official university complaint form can be found here.

Complaints associated with the institution’s compliance with academic program quality and accrediting standards may be directed to the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) following their complaint process which is published at 

Students enrolled in Harding postsecondary distance education (e.g., online courses, clinical placements, etc.) who wish to file a complaint with the Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE) should adhere to the following:

  1. Complaints regarding academic issues:
    • If the grievance or complaint is in regard to academic issues such as grades or student progression, the student must follow the institutional grievance procedures. According to the ADHE, complaints regarding grades are governed by institutional policies.
  2. Complaints regarding non-academic issues:
    • If the grievance or complaint is related to non-academic issues, the student should follow the institutional complaint policy. A student may choose to file a grievance with the Arkansas Department of Higher Education using this form, although it is recommended that the institution complaint process be completed first. According to the ADHE, complaints regarding student conduct are governed entirely by institutional policies.

    Harding University is authorized by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission (THEC). This authorization must be renewed each year and is based on an evaluation by minimum standards concerning quality of education, ethical business practices, health and safety, and fiscal responsibility. For grievances by students enrolled at the Mid-South Professional Center that are not resolved at Harding, please contact THEC at (615)732-7495.

    For students receiving online instruction and residing in states other than Arkansas and Tennessee, complaints may be filed with the appropriate state contact as listed in the directory published at

Constitution Day

Each year, on September 17th, an educational program pertaining to the United States Constitution is presented in chapel which all undergraduate students are required to attend. Contact: Jon Roberts, or 501-279-4257.

Cost of Attendance

Net Price Calculator

Disability Services

Arkansas Locations: 501-279-4019 or

Memphis Locations: 901-761-1353 or

Harding Disability Services site

Emergency Response

Harding Emergency site

Information Privacy and Security

Information Privacy and Security pdf

Responsible Use of Information Systems and Technology

Best Practice - Security and Integrity of IS&T Resources



Research Misconduct Policy

Please contact the Office of Sponsored Programs at or 501-279-5314 for more information regarding Harding's research misconduct policy.

Safety and Security

501-279-5000 or

Harding Public Safety site

Web-based Tips form
and number 501-268-7237

Campus Crime Statistics

Campus Security Report

Threat Assessment pdf

Student Achievement Data

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation Rates

Graduate and Professional

Student Financial Aid

501-279-4257 or

Harding Financial Aid site

Net Price Calculator

Student Loan Code of Conduct pdf

Summary of Disclosures pdf

Student Rights and Responsibilities

Arkansas Locations

501-279-4331 or

Office of Student Life site

Harding University Undergraduate Student Handbook pdf

Harding University Graduate/Professional Student Handbook pdf

Memphis Location

Harding School of Theology Student Handbook


Arkansas Locations

Memphis Location


Arkansas Locations

501-279-4403 or

Harding Office of the Registrar Transfer

Memphis Location

Transfer Information

Vaccination Policy

Arkansas Locations

Certificate of Immunization pdf

Voter Registration

Arkansas Locations

Arkansas Voter Registration Application pdf

Memphis Location

Tennessee Voter Registration Application pdf