UAFS Description

With strong academics, exciting athletics, and all the facilities and student services that you would expect from a world-class university, the University of Arkansas is an excellent choice for a degree, certificate, or continuing education. For those in the Fort Smith area, there’s a branch of UArk right near you.

Among the many programs available to study are Administrative Professional and Office Technology, Animation Technology, Business Administration, Computer Service Technician, Early Childhood Education, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Practical Nursing, Web Developer, and Workforce Leadership, as well as many others.

The campus’s student life is rife with great services. Student advisement can help students figure out what academic path to take. There is also student health services, a fitness center, publications, and lots of entertainment opportunities, so there is never a moment of dullness.

Don’t let tuition costs keep you front attending the program of you dreams. The financial aid office can help students access scholarships, grants, loans, work-study, and veteran’s benefits.

When it comes time to find a job the career services office can help place students in full time and part time job placement, write a resume and cover letter, and learn to interview.

Quick Facts about University of Arkansas, Fort Smith

Region

Southeast

Setting

Large Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Lion

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Highly Selective

In-State Tuition

$5,085

Out-of-State Tuition

$11,535

Retention Rate

63%

Enrollment

6,784

Year Established

1928

UAFS Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4.5

5 star
  1 review
4 star
  3 reviews
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75% of students gave University of Arkansas, Fort Smith 4 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2011

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

I really enjoy going to the school and it has a great atmosphere. I have had a good expereience at the school so far. I am excited about going to school here at UA of Fort Smith, AR. Go UAFS! I love my school, my professors and I am ready to graduate already.

Overall Rating:
5

Detailed Ratings

amazing

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UAFS Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
6,784
Freshman Class
1,358
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
6,784

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
95%
Part-Time
5%

Gender of Students

Women
57%
Men
43%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
6%
African American
4%
Caucasian
76%
American Indian or Alaska native
3%
Asian
4%
Unknown and Other
6%

International Students

International
1%
Domestic
99%

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