77%

Acceptance Rate

$7,210

Avg.Financial Aid

001108

FAFSA Code

About University of Arkansas (UARK)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

27,778

Website

https://www.uark.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

Administration Bldg 425

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4795752000
Fax: 4795757515
Request Info

Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a university and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the university has a ranking. University of Arkansas has been ranked at the 271st position among other universities by Forbes. It is to be noted that Forbes decides on the rankings of the university based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1st Aug

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

77%

SAT Range

1100 - 1290

ACT Range

23 - 29

Application Fee

$40

SAT/ACT

Considered but not required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at UA, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $40. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 1120-1300 to improve her chances. The average ACT score at University of Arkansas is 26. However, those getting an ACT score less than 23 might also be offered admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at Administration Bldg 425, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701. They can also call them at (479) 575-2000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$15,781

Average Annual Cost

$7,384

Books And Supplies

$1,046

Other Fees

$1,746

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$11,020

Budget For Other Expenses

$4,304

Total One Year Cost

$25,500

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to UA are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $34,388 per year. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

84%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

73%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$6,819

Faculty Overview

59%

Male Professors

41%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

361 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

300 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

297 Graduates

Marketing

268 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

226 Graduates

Biology, General

201 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

177 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

158 Graduates

Psychology, General

153 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

151 Graduates

Journalism

147 Graduates

Political Science and Government

101 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

97 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

94 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

88 Graduates

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Servi...

82 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

81 Graduates

History

81 Graduates

Apparel and Textiles

80 Graduates

Public Health

73 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

72 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

68 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

67 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

65 Graduates

Sociology

64 Graduates

Animal Sciences

61 Graduates

Civil Engineering

61 Graduates

Industrial Engineering

58 Graduates

Social Work

57 Graduates

Chemistry

55 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

54 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

52 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

51 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

49 Graduates

Computer Science

45 Graduates

Architecture

44 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

41 Graduates

Music

39 Graduates

Anthropology

38 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

38 Graduates

Computer Engineering

37 Graduates

Education, General

36 Graduates

Mathematics

35 Graduates

International Business

34 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

33 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

27 Graduates

Economics

26 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

26 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

23 Graduates

Biological/Biosystems Engineering

22 Graduates

Agricultural Public Services

20 Graduates

Food Science and Technology

19 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

17 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

16 Graduates

Physics

16 Graduates

Applied Horticulture and Horticultu...

14 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

13 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

12 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

12 Graduates

Philosophy

12 Graduates

Plant Sciences

11 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

10 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, G...

10 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

9 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

8 Graduates

Landscape Architecture

4 Graduates

Area Studies

2 Graduates

More

Student Body

Undergraduate Students

23,386

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

20%

Full-time

90%

Part-time

10%

Students Gender

Male

47%

US National: 44%

Female

53%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

76% White

1% Unknown

4% Black

9% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

49%

Out Of State

50%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$52,451 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

26%

Averege Housing Cost

$7,090/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,930/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,930/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Razorback

School Colors

red and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Southeastern Conference

Total Male Athletes

251

Total Female Athletes

221

Intramural Sports

11

Sports Club

29

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Gymnastics

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $11,330 per year for living on campus. The average meal plan at UA costs around $3,930 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 46% male and 54% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$37,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$44,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$14,500

$30,937

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$150 - 321

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

58%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,210

Students Receiving Federal Grants

19%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,757

Students Receiving State Aid

42%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,342

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

44%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,201

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$11,303

$30K - $48K

$9,477

$48K - $75K

$7,351

$75K - $110K

$4,097

> $110K

$3,404

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,770,630

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$37,918,994

The financial aid department of University of Arkansas helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $4,704, whereas the financial aid is $5,650. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $2,536 as well as institutional aid worth $5,650. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to University of Arkansas amount to $2,770,630 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $37,918,994.

Other Colleges In Arkansas

North Arkansas College
North Arkansas College

Harrison, Arkansas

Arkansas Beauty College
Arkansas Beauty College

Russellville, Arkansas

Southeast Arkansas College
Southeast Arkansas College

Pine Bluff, Arkansas

Other Public Colleges