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University of Central Arkansas

The University of Central Arkansas aspires to be a premier learner-focused public comprehensive university, a nationally recognized leader for its continuous record of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, scholarly and creative endeavors, and engagement with local, national, and global communities.

History

The Arkansas State Legislature created The Arkansas State Normal School (now known as UCA) in 1907.  The purpose of The Arkansas State Normal School was to properly train students to become professional teachers and rid Arkansas of haphazard schoolteachers.  Classes began in 1908 with nine academic departments, one building on 80 acres, 107 students and seven faculty members.  

Research

  • UCA Concussion Management Program
  • Inter-Professional Education
  • Adult Neurological Research Group
  • Arkansas Center for Research in Economics (ACRE)
  • Client Feedback in Counseling
  • Corrections, Culture, and Career Lab
  • Camp Halsey Archaeological
  • Taxation and the Behavior of Individuals, Entities, and Governments

Career

The mission of the Career Services Center is to assist students in maximizing their educational experience by providing access to career planning, programs, presentations, and employment opportunities.

  • Career coaching
  • Part-time, work study, internship, & full-time employment opportunities
  • Career education
  • Career development programs

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University of Central Arkansas Scholarships

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Various benefits
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
Belgian American Educational Foundation (BAEF)
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Education USA
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Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
The Next Genius Foundation Scholarship
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Next Genius Foundation
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Independent provider
Grant
300000 MXN
Deadline
08 May 2025
South-East Regional CONACYT Scholarships
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Education USA
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Grant
300000 MXN
Deadline
20 Mar 2025
CONACYT Scholarships For Doctoral Studies Abroad
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Education USA
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Independent provider
Grant
300000 HKD
Deadline
30 Sep 2024
Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fellowships For Overseas Studies
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40000 USD
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Becas Fulbright - Ampliación De Estudios
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Education USA
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Grant
40000 USD
Deadline
30 Sep 2024
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40000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2025
Study Abroad Master/Doctoral Program Of Lotte Foundation
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Education USA
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Grant
40000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2025
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Education USA
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Grant
40000 AUD
Deadline
13 Oct 2024
Veterans’ Fund Indigenous Scholarships
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American Australian Association (AAA)
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35000 USD
Deadline
31 Jan 2025
Fulbright Scholarship
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30000 USD
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Baltic American Freedom Foundation Scholarships
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30000 CZK
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Olomouc Region Study Scholarship
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30000 USD
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International Education Center's Study Abroad Programs
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Education USA
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Grant
28000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
Fulbright Program
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Education USA
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20000 USD
Deadline
03 Mar 2025
Thanks To Scandinavia Grants To Danish Students
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Grant
20000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
NORAM Scholarships
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Grant
11000 USD
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Dositeja Fund For Young Talents Of Serbia
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Education USA
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Grant
10000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
Latin American Caribbean Scholarship
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Education USA
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Grant
7750 USD
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University Of Notre Dame Environmental Research Center (UNDERC) Graduate Fellowships
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Student services

SGA aspires to be a united and engaged organization that acts and advocates on behalf of UCA Students to ensure their success and achievement.

Housing services

  • STEM at Arkansas Hall
  • BIZ at Bear Hall 
  • EDGE at Hughes Hall 
  • The Stars at Short/Denney Hall 
  • Farris Honors Hall 
  • HPaW at Baridon Hall
  • Bernard Hall 
  • Carmichael Hall 
  • Conway Hall 

Library services

Torreyson Library plays a central role in supporting the university by providing resources, services, and information literacy instruction to ensure student success.

ICT services

The Division of Information Technology (IT) strives to provide UCA with the most flexible and stable infrastructure possible in order to promote quality user support and innovative solutions for the most complex problems of the academic, business, and research areas of the University.

Medical services

We are pleased to offer a wide range of medical services to our students, faculty and staff:

  • General Family Practice services
  • Lab
  • X-Ray
  • Immunizations
  • Procedures
  • Women's Health services

Campus life

  • 356 total campus acreage 
  • 124 campus buildings and facilities 
  • 3,242,632 building square feet maintained

Sports facilities

  • Estes Stadium – Football
  • Skyboxes at Bear Hall
  • Indoor Center
  • Farris Center – Men's and Women's Basketball
  • Bear Stadium – Baseball
  • Farris Field – Softball
  • Prince Center – Volleyball
  • Bill Stephens Track/Soccer Complex – Men's & Women's Track & Field and Soccer

Student clubs

  • Alpha Lambda Delta
  • Alpha Phi Sigma National Criminal Justice Honor Society
  • Alpha Psi Omega
  • Beta Alpha Psi Accounting Honor Society
  • Honors Center Society
  • National Residence Hall Honorary
  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars
  • National Society of Leadership and Success, University of Central Arkansas
  • Phi Alpha Theta
  • Pi Theta Epsilon

The University of Central Arkansas is a member of and accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) as a bachelor’s, master’s, specialist’s, and doctoral degree granting institution.

Conway, Arkansas, United States

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