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  1. Academics
    B
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Campus
    C+
  5. Athletics
    B+
  6. Party Scene
    B
  7. Professors
    A-
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    B
  10. Campus Food
    B
  11. Student Life
    C+
  12. Safety
    B
Arkansas Little Rock is a public university located in Little Rock, Arkansas. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 4,785 undergraduate students. The Arkansas Little Rock acceptance rate is 90%. Popular majors include Nursing, Liberal Arts and Humanities, and Criminal Justice and Safety Studies. Graduating 30% of students, Arkansas Little Rock alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $30,000.
About University of Arkansas at Little Rock...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Sun Belt Conference
Address
2801 S University Ave
Little Rock, AR 72204
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University of Arkansas at Little Rock Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
90%
Application Deadline
SAT Range
890-1100
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action

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Cost

Net Price
$12,317/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $12,373/ year
  • $30-48k
    $12,761/ year
  • $49-75k
    $15,666/ year
  • $76-110k
    $14,599/ year
  • $110k+
    $16,278/ year
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Academics

Professors
A-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
72%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.67 responses
62%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.71 responses
55%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.71 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,785Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
26%
Pell Grant
57%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 44 responses
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  • A combintination of eager and lazy
    41%
  • Eager
    18%
  • Every person is their own man.
    18%
  • Non Traditional
    18%
  • Extremely lazy.
    2%
  • Stressed
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Poll
42%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.69 responses
Poll
57%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.86 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 48 responses
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  • You get what you want out of it.
    29%
  • UALR is the best school choice that I couldve made
    23%
  • College is College
    10%
  • It is close to home and the professors focus on me
    8%
  • UALR is beautiful, amazing, and fun!
    8%
  • You get what you put into it
    8%
  • The food kinda sucks but the classes are alright
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$33,500/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
30%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
87%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.48 responses
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University of Arkansas at Little Rock Reviews

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University of Arkansas at Little Rock is a great school. There's lots of diversity and the students and staff are very welcoming there. There are only a few things I would want them to consider changing. One the security, while I'm on campus I often feel very unsafe and uncertain whenever I walk alone. I feel like there should be more police patrolling and a number you could call to get a nearby officer to accompany you to your location. Another thing that can be fixed is their campus. The campus isn't very appealing, adding some gardens or some fountains would beautify the campus greatly. Although the University of Arkansas at Little Rock isn't perfect, I still think it's a great school!
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I have really enjoyed the years I have spent at this university learning from my amazing professors. The school offers a great network to meet other professionals and get involved with the local community, yet I wish that students were more active on campus. I spent time leading several campus organizations, and student participation was difficult. Overall, I’m glad to have had the opportunity to study here!
Our party scene has gotten so much better, and there’s pretty much always something to do on the weekends (just look to the athletic teams). Campus is actually really beautiful and has the feeling of home. Food in the cafe is pretty average except for brunch on the weekends, and sub connections in the EIT building. The surrounding area is pretty lame when it come to night life, but downtown give many opportunities for pictures! Over all it’s a great school!