Message from the Chancellor
Welcome to Arkansas State University-Mountain Home, where our vision is "Creating Opportunities ˜ Changing Lives." Located in the Ozark mountains of north central Arkansas, ASUMH offers a wide range of training opportunities including two-year degrees, technical certificates, certificates of proficiency and lifelong learning. Come see what we have to offer at ASUMH.
Dr. Robert Myers, Chancellor
The Arkansas State University – Mountain Home Cost Containment Committee was established by the Chancellor in September 2011. The purpose of the committee is to review procedures, policies, and expenditure trends; make recommendations for improvements and initiatives; and promote overall institutional efficiency and effectiveness. The Chancellor appointed the committee chair and other members of the committee which are listed below.
The university budget committee established a cost containment sub-committee on November 16, 2012 to replace the previously appointed committee.
Alisa Hale - chair
2011-2012 Accomplished Goals:
Transitioned forms to online platform
Changed email service provider
Switched to online paystubs and W-2's
Direct Deposit of student refunds
Reduction in employment advertising
Revised Travel Policy
Eliminated parking permits
Changed credit card processing provider
Upgrade to HVAC controls and scheduling
Transition part-time employees to Social Security Alternative plan
Change irrigation schedule and/or update irrigation system