Hendrix College

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Hendrix College, located in Conway, Arkansas, is a private liberal arts college that is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Notwithstanding its relationship with the Methodist Church, Hendrix College readily accepts students from diverse religious backgrounds. In fact, the student body at Hendrix is made up of students from a large variety of religions. Hendrix offers a secular curriculum.

Currently, the student body at Hendrix is roughly 1400 and represents forty-three states and at least fourteen countries. In 2008, Hendrix ranked 71st in the nation in the US News and World Report’s America’s Best Colleges. Forbes ranked Hendrix as 81st in the nation for America’s Best Colleges in 2009. In 2011, US News and World Report’s America’s Best Colleges ranked Hendrix as one of highest “up and coming” liberal arts colleges in the United States.

Hendrix is a member of the Associated Colleges of the South.

General Information

Admission Office

1600 Washington Avenue

Conway, AR 72032-3080

(501) 450-1362

(800) 277-9017

Fax: (501) 450-3843

Contact: Laura Martin

Director of Admission
Main Address

1600 Washington Avenue

Conway, AR 72032

(501) 329-6811


Total undergrads: 1,342

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 433

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,341

Graduate enrollment: 8


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Online application fee: Free

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 94%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 85%

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies
American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology B
Chem/Phys/Molecular Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting B
Business/Managerial Economics B

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Science B

Elementary Education B

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature
French B
German B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Health Services – General B
Public Health B

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion
Philosophy B
Philosophy/religious studies B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences
Chemical Physics B
Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences
Anthropology B
Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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