University of Central Arkansas

201 Donaghey Ave, Conway, AR

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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. This is way more than classes. UCA checks all of your boxes, whatever they might be – new friends, beautiful campus, innovative programs, D1 athletics, hands-on learning, Greek life and so much more.

Questions and Answers about University of Central Arkansas

Michelle M.
1 year ago
What is the average cost of attendance for University of Central Arkansas?
University of Central Arkansas
A first-year, in-state student living on campus can expect their tuition, fees, and room and board to cost around $9,415 (2022) a semester. We offer excellent first-time freshman scholarships that you are automatically eligible for once you are admitted. No additional application is needed. Our average cost of attendance can be calculated on our website at
Michelle M.
1 year ago
Where can I find information about the credit transfer process?
University of Central Arkansas
We have a whole team dedicated to our transfer students. They work hard to evaluate and transfer your prior institution credit even if we don't have a direct equivalency. You can find all the information you need to transfer on our website at Additionally, you can search for your courses here:
Siddalee W.
1 year ago
Can we bring our cars the first year?
University of Central Arkansas
Yes! All students are allowed to have their vehicles on campus. You are required to have a parking pass and this can be picked-up on campus once you are an enrolled student.
Ella J.
1 year ago
Do you have an orientation program for freshman at UCA?
Ella J.
1 year ago
What kind of housing choices are there at UCA?
Madison R.
1 year ago
Are clubs and RSO's available for graduate students to run or participate in?
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Majors offered at University of Central Arkansas

Biggest majors
Psychology, General
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
Biology, General

Academics at University of Central Arkansas

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
Least Selective (91% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution