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NWA Highlights: The University of Arkansas

Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas has grown into one of the top public research universities in the nation. The university boasts 10 colleges and schools offering more than 270 academic programs. In 2022, just over 30,000 students made their way to Fayetteville, Arkansas to start or continue their college career on the Hill. 

Quick Facts: 

  • Fall Enrollment (2022): 30,936
  • Faculty: 1,490
  • Staff, full-time: 3,289
  • Undergraduate majors: 101
  • Master’s degree programs: 92
  • Doctoral and specialist programs: 38
  • Graduate specific programs: 37
  • Endowment market value: $1.7billion (FY 2021)

Old Main: Old main is the oldest building still standing & the first permanent building to be constructed on the University of Arkansas campus. Today, it houses the offices of the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. It is an icon on the university campus and even receives a nod in the Arkansas Alma Mater which is played by the Old Main bell tower every day at 5pm. 

Senior Walk: The Senior Walk is one of Arkansas’ longest traditions. Graduating seniors have their names sketched on sidewalks throughout campus. It started in 1905 and today, there are more than 170,000 names of graduates on the sidewalks. 

Athletics: The University of Arkansas belongs to the SEC, which is known for its competitive nature and rivalries. There are 19 teams that compete on behalf of the University of Arkansas including football, basketball, baseball, & more. Arkansas Razorbacks have brought home 48 national championships across all sports. There are over 200 sporting events on campus each year, so there’s plenty of opportunities to call those Hogs! 

Campus Life: When deciding where to go to college, campus life & activities can play into your decision. The University of Arkansas has a number of programs & organizations to get involved with on campus including Greek Life, student government, volunteer opportunities. There are over 380 registered student organizations ranging from all interests, backgrounds, cultures, religions, and more. The University of Arkansas is also known for its close proximity to outdoor adventures. You will find hiking & biking trails both on campus and just a short drive away. 

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