Bookstore to host tax-free day

Tue Jul 11, 2017 at 09:11 AM

The 2017 Back-to-School Tax Free Holiday will be observed on Saturday, August 5th at the North Arkansas College Bookstore located at 1515 Pioneer Drive in Harrison (South campus).  State and local sales tax will not be collected on this day for purchases of the following items:

  • Clothing and footwear under $100 per item
  • Clothing accessories and equipment under $50 per item
  • School supplies
  • School art supplies
  • School instructional materials (books)

The Bookstore will be selling the ever-popular Fuel cards and College Grill cards which do not include sales tax (tax is collected upon fuel/food purchases). 

Northark’s Bookstore will open at 8 a.m. and close at 4 p.m.

A specially scheduled walk-in registration period for fall enrollment will be held Saturday, Aug. 5th for the convenience of students.  Student Accounts, Admissions, Registrar, Financial Aid and Advising offices will be open.  Representatives will be available to provide students with assistance in completion of the FAFSA.

Students are encouraged to complete admission requirements prior to their visit to save time as lines can be long for this event.  Refreshments will be provided on campus for students and their families.

For more information about enrolling in fall classes, call Admissions at 870-391-3505 or the Northark Bookstore for questions regarding the Tax Free holiday at (870) 391-3220.

North Arkansas College is committed to providing an educational and work environment for its students, faculty, and staff that is free from sexual discrimination including sexual harassment, sexual assault, and sexual violence. No form of sexual discrimination will be tolerated. See the full North Arkansas College Title IX Policy and Procedures for the specific definitions of sexual harassment and sexual violence, including examples of such conduct.