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University of Arkansas at Little Rock
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  • 4 Year
  • LITTLE ROCK, AR

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade A minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade A minus
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

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Arkansas Little Rock is an above-average public university located in Little Rock, Arkansas. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 3,541 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the Arkansas Little Rock acceptance rate is 56%. Popular majors include Nursing, Liberal Arts and Humanities, and Criminal Justice and Safety Studies. Graduating 42% of students, Arkansas Little Rock alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $31,200.

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2801 S UNIVERSITY AVE
LITTLE ROCK, AR 72204
About Arkansas Little Rock...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Sun Belt Conference

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Rankings

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UALR Admissions

Acceptance Rate
56%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
970-1190
ACT Range
18-25
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$12,235 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$8,947 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
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. 77 responses
55%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 77 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
21
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
2
Online Associates Programs
2
Online Bachelor's Programs
17
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    10%
  • On Campus
    13%
  • Online
    76%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,541 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
3,027
Undergrads Over 25
38%
Pell Grant
58%
Varsity Athletes
8%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 48 responses
  • A combintination of eager and lazy
    42%
  • Every person is their own man.
    21%
  • Eager
    17%
  • Non Traditional
    17%
  • Extremely lazy.
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
41%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 75 responses
Poll
54%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 92 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 54 responses
  • You get what you want out of it.
    26%
  • UALR is the best school choice that I couldve made
    22%
  • College is College
    11%
  • You get what you put into it
    9%
  • It is close to home and the professors focus on me
    7%
  • UALR is beautiful, amazing, and fun!
    7%
  • The food kinda sucks but the classes are alright
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$34,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
42%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 48 responses

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