Southern Arkansas University - the most affordable, fastest growing university in Arkansas

Southern Arkansas University

Ranked nationally
for quality and affordability
SAU offers more than 80 academic programs,
from Engineering to Musical Theatre to Plant Science

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Among the nation's most affordable, accredited
online MBAs
Partnering to offer Bachelor's in Hot Springs
  • Sisters, both SAU graduates, will compete together in Miss Arkansas 2020 Pageant
    Reagan and Ryann Grubbs

    Sisters Reagan and Ryann Grubbs, both graduates of Southern Arkansas University, will have the unique distinction of competing simultaneously in the Miss Arkansas 2020 Pageant.

    Reagan and Ryann, from Delight, Arkansas, were crowned at the same preliminary and will compete in the statewide contest in June. Reagan graduated in 2018 with a BS in Agriculture Business, and Ryann graduated in 2019 with a BS in Agriculture Education.

    Reagan was crowned Miss SAU in 2018, winning a total of $5,600 in scholarships to the University. She is presently attending graduate school at the University of Arkansas Fayetteville and is now the new 2019 Miss Arkansas River. She made her second consecutive appearance at Miss Arkansas this past June.

    Younger sister Ryann has competed in several preliminaries last competition year, including the Miss Ouachita River and Miss South Central pageants. Ryann said she was inspired by Reagan to become a pageant contestant. (more…)

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