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University of Arkansas Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

21,405 students

61% admitted

  • 16,723 full time
  • 4,682 part time
  • 8,520 men full time
  • 8,203 women full time
  • 16,633 applied
  • 10,129 admitted
  • 4,447 enrolled

16,794 Undergraduates

$6,142 tuition/year

  • 4,158 Graduates
  • 453 Non-Degree
  • $6,142 in state
  • $1,412 fees
  • $8,672 room & board
  • $1,278 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southeast Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Colors: Cardinal red and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Molly from Fort Smith, AR
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  • This university has a diverse, smart, and eclectic student body. The classes never fail to impress me, and neither does the sheer beauty of the campus.…

  • May-08-2012 Read More
  • JaNessa from Mansfield, TX
  • 0
  • The University is a fantastic school to attend and provides more than enough activities to get involved in to connect to other students. Every professor that I have encountered have…

  • May-31-2012 Read More
  • Michaela from Fayetteville, AR
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  • The University of Arkansas has exactly what everyone should want from their college experience. It offers a quality education, a lively and beautiful atmosphere, and endless opportunities to get involved,…

  • Jun-11-2012 Read More
  • Sara from Fayetteville, AR
  • 0
  • Although it is undergoing construction, the university has a beautiful campus. There are a plenty of class choices and times to encompass most desired majors. The teachers are generally helpful…

  • May-18-2012 Read More
  • Kimberly from Fayetteville, AR
  • 0
  • The University of Arkansas is beautiful like no other campus I've encountered. Since first moving up to Fayetteville, I've been able to witness the leaps and bounds the University has…

  • May-21-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

As a land-grant university, the University of Arkansas strives to fulfill a three-fold mission of teaching, research, and service. In addition, as the flagship campus of the University of Arkansas System, the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville serves as the state’s major center of liberal and professional education and as Arkansas’ main source of theoretical and applied research. Students pursue a broad spectrum of academic programs leading to baccalaureate, master’s, doctoral, and professional degrees, not only in traditional disciplines within arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, but also in the core professional areas of agricultural, food and life sciences; architecture; business; education; engineering; nursing; human environmental sciences; and law. The University of Arkansas houses more than 200 academic programs and offers 87 bachelor’s degrees in 74 fields of study. Students may also pursue a wide range of graduate degrees, including the Master’s, the Educational Specialist, the Doctor

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Christyna from Saint Louis, MO
  • Dec-03-2011 I am a current student here

    Being from a large town, I'm enjoying the small town feel of Fayetteville. It's a nice change from Saint Louis. I enjoy attending the university and wouldn't change it for the world. I am very glad I made the decision to go away to school, and very glad I made the decision to come to the U of A.

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  • 5
  • Kayla from Mckinney, TX
  • Nov-16-2011 I am a current student here

    I have made so many friends so far and have joined many Student Run Organizations. There is always something to do on campus or off and Fayeteville is such a college kid town.

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  • 5
  • Kyle from Alma, AR
  • Jul-07-2011 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The campus is pretty nice! and on the way to your classes you can get a lot of exercise.

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