College Deliberately: University of Arkansas

University of Arkansas is a very large, public, four-year University that emphasizes research, character and culture located in the city of Fayetteville, AR. It is known for Engineering/Industrial Management, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse and Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education/Fitness.

University of Arkansas

place Administration Bldg 425, Fayetteville, AR 72701
phone Phone: No Phone number found
web Web: https://www.uark.edu/
  • University of Arkansas is also known as:
    University of Arkansas, University of Arkansas, Arkansas


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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville Higher Learning Commission Accredited 1924-01-01 2027-08-31
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Student Centeredness

2.3 of 10
The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
11% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Bachelor’s degree
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University of Arkansas is in NCAA Division I-Football Bowl Subdivision. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 125
Baseball Men’s 48
Soccer Women’s 36

The complete list of sports at University of Arkansas is available for members.

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Tuition for University of Arkansas is in the 28 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as affordable.
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We aim to provide you with the resources to properly evaluate a college or university. One way to do that is to watch how that college or university is discussed by others. Here, we provide overviews of that: how University of Arkansas is discussed on reddit and twitter.
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