Costs and Financial Aid
You may find the UALR tuition and fees calculator useful.
Other costs specific to ASN program are:
|Nursing books/supplies:||$1450 (total program)|
|Liability Insurance||$14.50 annually|
|Hepatitis B series||$130 upon admission|
|CPR through the American Heart
Assoc. for Health Care Providers
|$55 (2 year certification)|
|Clinical lab fee||$30 per credit hour|
Other costs specific to the BSN program are:
|Clinical Practicum fee||$30.00 per credit hour|
UALR offers grants, scholarships, and loans. Information is available through the Office of Admission and Financial Aid (501-569-3035, Administration South).
UALR Department of Nursing Private Scholarships
Qualified UALR nursing students are eligible to submit a scholarship application. The following scholarships are available:
- Dennis Jungmeyer Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time student accepted into the nursing program that is a current or former CARTI patient. Academic accomplishment, community service, and financial need will be strongly considered. A narrative page (writing sample) should be attached to the application detailing the student’s interest in furthering his/her education in nursing. The recipient(s) will be asked to sign a good faith intent of employment within the nursing fields, with preference given to those remaining in Arkansas. Awards to each qualified applicant. Total award is $2000 per semester.
- Willard and Pat Walker Nursing Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time student majoring in the nursing program. Award will be based on academic record and financial need. A writing sample should be submitted with the application. Total award is $8000 ($2000 per nursing semester).