University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, AR, USA
3.94 Average Rating

Situated on a hilltop overlooking the Ozark Mountains, the University of Arkansas is the flagship campus of the UA system and the largest university in the state. Arkansas is home to six colleges and schools hosting undergraduate degree-granting programs. Affiliated with Arkansas Research and Technology Park, UA houses the National Center for Reliable Power Transmission—the strongest power testing facility at any university in the US. Throughout the year, Arkansas brings a number of prominent leaders and thinkers to campus through the Distinguished Lecture Series.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
53%
Out of State Students
44%
0
100
66%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 26
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1154
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 1, 2018
Fall Regular Decision August 1, 2019
Other May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
27,558
Total Number of Undergrads
23,044
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
37%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
62%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
19:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$14,546
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$7,384
Out-of-State Tuition
$23,422
0
100
57%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
60%
Average Aid Per Year
$7,650
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
47%
53%
Student Organizations
388
Size of Town
City: Small
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Fayetteville
Little Rock
Dallas
Houston
Memphis
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
61%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$50,400
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What Students Are Saying

3.94 Average Rating
The University of Arkansas strives to make your college experience unique by recognizing individual students instead of losing them in the crowd. Set on a beautiful campus, the University of Arkansas offers an extensive variety of student groups, intramural sports, and on campus tutoring. The UofA is a campus with fun traditions, qualified professors, and is a great place to call home.
Blake from Fayetteville, AR
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, meet new people, and make memories that will last a lifetime. Regardless of who you are or where you come from, there is certainly something for everyone at the U of A.
Michaela from Fayetteville, AR