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University of Central Arkansas Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$15,672 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$6,223 tuition
$6,248 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$2,001 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$21,895 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$12,446 tuition
$6,248 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$2,001 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$5,147 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
95% of students receive aid
47% get federal aid ($4,409 avg)
77% get state aid ($4,502 avg)
46% get institn'l aid ($5,147 avg)
53% get loans ($5,849 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 2.71% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.71% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $8,473 93%
Federal Grant Aid $4,409 47%
Pell Grants $4,266 47%
Other Federal Grants $943 7%
Institution Grant Aid $5,147 46%
State Grant Aid $4,502 77%
Student Loans $5,849 53%
Federal Loans $5,786 53%
Other Loans $6,314 1%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 15
Financial aid deadline: July 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does University of Central Arkansas offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
201 Donaghey Ave
Conway, AR 72035-0001
(501) 450-5000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $207
Out of State $415


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Madison from Maumelle, AR
  • Jun-06-2017 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    UCA is a great deal more affordable than other colleges in the area. They have plenty of scholarships they give out as well. Per semester, its about 5,000 dollars to attend UCA, which is a pretty decent price for university tuition considering that health services and gym fees (among other fees) are included in the sum.

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  • 3
  • Paige from Little Rock, AR
  • Oct-06-2014 I am a current student here

    I feel very fulfilled here, education wise. I am learning the information I want and need to to become a elementary school teacher.

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