Welcome to UALR Benton Center

Important Financial Aid News

The due dates for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) are approaching.

  • FAFSA Priority Deadline – March 1, 2015
  • FAFSA Preferred Deadline – July 1, 2015
  • Arkansas Academic Challenge (Lottery Scholarship) – Final Deadline – June 1, 2015

Students are encouraged to submit their FAFSA data as soon as possible. Review the financial aid deadline policies for more information.

Information about Summer 2015 Financial Aid is also available.

More information concerning financial aid and scholarships can be found at ualr.edu/financialaid/.

Admission Application Dates

  • Summer 2015 admission application and credential deadline – June 25, 2015 (all students)
  • Fall 2015 undergraduate admission application and credential deadline – August 7, 2015 (all students)
  • Summer 2015 International student admission application and credential deadline – May 15, 2015
  • Fall 2015 International student admission application and credential deadline – July 15, 2015

UALR students can attend classes at our Benton Center and enjoy the convenience of staying close to home as they pursue their studies. Whether you are seeking to complete:

  • Master of Education in Reading (New in Fall 2014)
  • State Minimum Core Curriculum
  • 2 year Associate of Arts in General Studies (AAGS)
  • 4 year Bachelor of Science in E-Commerce
  • Nursing degree prerequisites

UALR Benton also offers lower and upper level courses in:

  • Business
  • Psychology
  • Teacher Education
  • Rhetoric and Writing
  • Math
  • Information Technology

UALR Benton can help you meet your educational goals.

Benton courses are taught by UALR faculty. Our students are provided with the same quality instruction and campus life privileges as students at the Little Rock campus. They are also covered by the same academic policies.

Services offered include:

  • Admissions
  • Records
  • Financial Aid
  • Academic Advising
  • Bursar/Cashier
  • Testing Labs
  • Assistance with Transfer
  • Assistance with Registering for Classes
  • Bookstore and Textbook Purchases

Important Dates

Be sure to visit the UALR Academic Calendar of Events and the Summer and Fall sites for important registration deadlines. Don’t wait. In-demand courses fill quickly.

Ready for Advising?

To find courses that will set you on your way to earning a degree, contact benton@ualr.edu or call 501.860.6003 for an advising appointment.

Considering Your Degree Options?

We can advise you in UALR courses of study as well as UAMS pre-requisite courses for various medical occupations. Your advisor will assist you with selecting courses required for your chosen degree.