University of Arkansas Main Campus


Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Public

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Arkansas


The University of Arkansas campus includes 276 buildings on 357 acres. The University offers more than 200 undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 150 fields of study in agricultural, food and life sciences, arts and sciences, business, education, engineering, architecture, and law. Old Main, one of the oldest buildings in the state, is widely known as "the symbol of higher education in Arkansas." Old Main houses the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, its honors program, and five academic departments.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 19194
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Faculty: 1022

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 19:1
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Contact Information

1 University of Arkansas
Fayetteville Arkansas 72701


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Main Phone: 479-575-5200

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Admissions Contact:
Matt Hargis
Assistant Director of Recruitment, Admissions

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Athletics Contact:
Jeff Long
Director, Athletics

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

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High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
There is a minimum GPA of 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale) required for transfer.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
There is a minimum grade requirement of "C" for transfer credit.

Credits (Min/Max):
Applicants who will have completed fewer than 24 transferable credit hours before admission and may be considered for admission as first year students (transfer freshmen). The maximum transferable credit hours are 68.

Test Scores for Applying:
You must submit official ACT/SAT scores if you have fewer than 24 hours of transferable credit hours.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
A statement of good standing from your previously attended institution is required.

Essay(s) required:
The University of Arkansas does not require the submission of an essay.

Application Fee:
There is a $40 non-refundable application fee.

Other Requirements:
Proof of immunization against measles and rubella is required by Arkansas state law prior to the registration of classes for students born after January 1, 1957.

Fall Deadline:
August 1

Spring Deadline:
December 20

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Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 3357

Transfers Accepted: 1806

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 54%

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