Visit PSC

Come get a feel for Philander Smith College. Learn about our programs, talk to our faculty about your interests, and see what life as a Philanderian is all about.

We welcome our prospective students, their families and groups to visit our campus. Campus visits are designed to give you an in-depth look at what Philander Smith College has to offer:

  •  Schedule to talk with a Admissions representative who will share who we are and where we are headed 

  • Go on walking tour of our campus led by a student tour guide

  • Meet current students who will give you an personal perspective on college life. 

*Please note, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, groups and in person campus tours are limited. One-on-One virtual sessions are available with our Admissions Counselors. Please click here to schedule your virtual session and talk with our team about how to visit campus.*

 

YOU BELONG IN LITTLE ROCK
 

Known as the "Natural State," Arkansas is heralded for the beauty of its natural landscape, clear lakes and streams, wildlife and a sundry of outdoor adventures and activities. Philander Smith College is nestled near the progressive epicenter of Little Rock-the thriving capital city of this charming Southern state. Among one of America's most affordable cities and home to growing business, governmental, non-profit and medical entities, Little Rock is the ideal setting to dream big and make those dreams come true. 

LITTLE ROCK, AR

 

 

FAST FACTS

PRESIDENT: 
Roderick L. Smothers, Sr., Ph.D.
(2015 - present)

FOUNDED: 1877

TYPE:  Private,
4-year HBCU

ENROLLMENT: 891

LOCATION: 
Little Rock, AR

STUDENT-TEACHER RATIO: 16 to 1

MASCOT: Panther

NICKNAME: 
Philanderians or Panthers

COLORS: Green and Gold

AFFILIATIONS: 
United Methodist Church; UNCF

TUITION AND FEES:  $12,564

ROOM AND BOARD: $8,250