• Congratulations Graduates!

    Congratulations to the graduating class of 2015! May you be successful in all your future endeavors.

    See commencement photos here

  • Living Legacy

    Lyon instills a proud sense of history and rich tradition in every facet of campus life, from the Greek system to the Scottish Heritage program. Founded in 1872, Lyon College is the oldest independent college in Arkansas in the second oldest city in the state.

  • Beyond Boundaries

    Students can travel the world with the Nichols International Studies Program and strengthen their minds with rigorous classes. Study in Japan, Brazil, Spain, Chile, Northern Ireland and more. A Lyon education opens the door to many different career paths, research positions, and post-graduate programs.

  • Building Character

    Education is more than a degree. At Lyon, students can gain valuable experience by participating in collaborative research and are taught by leaders in their respective field, not graduate assistants.

  • Take the Journey

    Lyon College’s unique outdoor program offers students the chance to explore the environment around them and go beyond their comfort zones. Lyon’s beautiful 136-acre campus nestled in the Ozarks includes a bouldering wall, disc golf course, hiking and biking trail, sand volleyball court, zipline and ropes course, and Bryan Lake.

More Than Just A College

Lyon is a community, distinguished by its academic curriculum, unique Honor and Social Systems and award-winning professors.

As one of the premier liberal arts colleges in the South, Lyon strives to create a learning environment that is academically challenging and indicative of building character and integrity.


Judge Bill Walmsley presents Court of Appeals Opinions to Lyon

In a ceremony at the Batesville Chamber of Commerce May 20, former Arkansas Court of Appeals Judge Bill Walmsley '63 presented Dr. Scott Roulier, the John D. Trimble Professor of Political Philosophy at Lyon, with a copy of his court opinions that he wrote during his service on the Court of Appeals.

Lyon receives grant from the Winthrop Rockefelller Foundation

A grant from the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation will help young men attending Lyon College become leaders in Arkansas.


Boys Senior Basketball League Camp 6/2/2015 - ATHLETICS James C. Becknell Gymnasium

Date: June 2, 9 & July 9, 23 - 2015Time: 4:30 - 10 p.m.Ages: Grades 9th - 12thCost: $75 per nightFor more information call Chad Tapp: 870.307.7221Email: Chad Tapp - chad.tapp@lyon.eduCLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE BROCHURE

Baseball Camp I/June 1-4 6/4/2015 - ATHLETICS Scots Field

Dates: June 1 - 4, 2015 (4-day camp)Time: 8 - 11 a.m.Ages: AllCost: $75For more information call Robbie Holmes: 870.307.7566 or Tony Roepcke: 870.307.7337Email: Robbie Holmes - robbert.holmes@lyon.edu or Tony Roepcke - tony.roepcke@lyon.eduCLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE BROCHURE

Girls Senior Team League Camp 6/4/2015 - ATHLETICS James C. Becknell Gymnasium

Date: June 4, 11, 17 & July 7, 28Time: 4:30 - 10 p.m.Ages: Grades 9th-12thCost: $75For more information call Tracy Stewart-Lange: 870.307.7248 or Julie Church: 870.307.7538Email: Tracy Stewart-Lange - tracy.stewartlange@lyon.edu or Julie Church - julie.church@lyon.eduCALL OR EMAIL FOR INFORMATION

Girls Elite Position Basketball Camp/June 5-6 (2 day camp) 6/6/2015 - ATHLETICS James C. Becknell Gymnasium

Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.Ages: Grades 9th - 12thCost: $75(NOTE: Reference from high school coach required to participate)For more information call Tracy Stewart-Lange: 870.307.7248 or Julie Church: 870.307.7538Email: Tracy Stewart-Lange - tracy.stewartlange@lyon.edu or Julie Church - julie.church@lyon.eduCLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE BROCHURE