Lyon College's picturesque 136-acre campus is conveniently located in a secure and comfortable neighborhood setting. It features modern and attractive facilities such as the state-of-the-art Derby Center for Science and Mathematics, the black-box Holloway Theatre, Lyon Business and Economics Building, and Edwards Commons student center and dining hall.
Recreational facilities include a regulation soccer field, six lighted tennis courts, Becknell Gymnasium (which features a fitness center and an indoor swimming pool), Scots Baseball Field, the Kelley Indoor Baseball Complex, a softball field, a sand volleyball court, and an intramural field. Bryan Lake, located on the southern portion of the campus, features a walking path and flowering trees.
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Lyon College is located in Batesville, Arkansas, 90 miles from Little Rock and 110 miles from Memphis. You may use the interactive map below to obtain turn-by-turn driving directions.
From Little Rock, simply follow Highway 167 north to Batesville. Follow the green signs marking the way to Lyon College. (1.5 hours)
From Memphis, take Highway 55 north and turn west on Highway 64. At Bald Knob, turn north on Highway 167 to Batesville. Follow the green signs marking the way to Lyon College. (2.25 hrs)
From St. Louis, follow Highway 67 to Newport, Arkansas, turn west on Highway 14, then north on Highway 167 to Batesville. Follow the green signs marking the way to Lyon College. (4.5 hrs)
From Dallas, follow Highway 30 to Little Rock and then Highway 167 to Batesville. Follow the green signs marking the way to Lyon College. (6.25 hrs)
Entering Batesville on Highway 69 from the east, simply follow the green signs marking the way to Lyon College. (Turn right on 22nd Street and follow it to the Lyon College campus.)
Lyon is more than just a college. It's a community distinguished by its academic curriculum, unique honor and social systems, and award-winning professors.