Pioneer Villas dedication set for September 13

Pioneer Villas dedication set for September 13

Thu Sep 8, 2022 at 11:06 AM

Northark Arkansas College residence hallNorth Arkansas College is providing relief for a tight housing market in Harrison with the dedication of Pioneer Villas residence hall on the south campus of North Arkansas College. This marks the first time Northark has offered campus housing. To celebrate the historic addition to campus and completion of the project, the college will host a dedication ceremony from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 13, 2022. Opening remarks will take place at 3:00 p.m. followed by a Harrison Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting at 3:15 p.m. Pioneer Villas is located at 1530 Pioneer Drive in Harrison.

College officials broke ground last May. The two-story dorm contains 48 single bedrooms and 16 double bedrooms, a common space and manager’s apartment. On August 1, students began moving into the 64-bed residence hall designed to enhance the college experience.

Architectural services were provided by Risley Architects. Butch May Contracting, Inc. was the general contractor.

The public is invited to attend the ceremony. Visitors can explore the Villas and tour apartments. Refreshments will be served.

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.