Department of Public Safety

Visiting Campus

The Department of Public Safety is honored to have visitors on its campus. Visitors are not required to register their vehicles with Public Safety during short stays on campus. However, when parking on campus, visitors are strongly encouraged to adhere to the campus parking rules and regulations. Visitors should always park in designated parking slots. Visitors may park in student parking, visitor parking, and faculty/staff parking. Parking in loading zones and in time zones should be limited to 15 minutes.

Parking is not allowed in "Reserved" slots and areas, and is not permitted in "No Parking" areas or in "Handicap" slots (without proper identification). Vans are authorized to park in regular parking slots. Any vehicle transporting over 11 passengers should contact the Public Safety Office 501-279-5000 to receive instructions as to where to park.

To get to Harding University take exit 45 from Highway 64 whether coming from Little Rock or Memphis. Go west on Beebe-Capps Expressway through the light and turn right on to Burks Blvd. at the Harding University sign.

Contact Us

Dept. of Public Safety

501-279-5000

dps@harding.edu

Location: David B. Burks Heritage Center

Office of Parking & Transportation

501-279-4005

parking@harding.edu

Location:  605 E. Center Ave.

Contact Us

Tip-line: 501-268-7237 or Online Form

Location: Heritage Center just inside the Market St. entrance

AREA NUMBERS

Emergency Dial 911

White County Medical Center: 501-268-6121

Searcy Police: 501-268-3531

White County Sheriff: 501-268-3543

Ark. State Police (Local): 501-279-6238