Welcome to Harding

Nearly 5,000 students from 47 states and more than 50 nations & territories come here to transform their passions into professions that serve others.

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Areas of Study


With more than 110 academic majors, more than 40 graduate and professional programs, and 14 preprofessional programs, we make it easy to help you achieve your academic and career goals.

Veterans Affairs

Military Friendly University

Harding University is approved by the Arkansas State Approving Agency for Veterans, thereby, allowing veterans and their beneficiaries to utilize military educational benefits to fund their studies.

Financial Aid

96 %

Approximately 96 percent of undergraduate students receive financial aid, with approximately $60 million awarded annually.

Our Mission

We are a community who seeks to support and challenge our students to realize their full potential. Our mission is to provide a quality education that will lead to an understanding and philosophy of life consistent with Christian ideals.

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Recent news

Harding University to host 2023 Special Olympics Summer Games

May 16, 2023
Harding University will host the 2023 Special Olympics Arkansas Summer Games on May 19 and 20. More than 1,400 athletes and coaches are anticipated to attend the event. Athletes will compete Continue reading