UALR student in the Student Success Center


First of all, welcome to UALR! You are about to embark on a journey that will challenge you, inspire you, and prepare you for the world.

So you don’t miss a step, here’s the rundown of what you need to do:

Step 1Apply for Admission

Admission for entering freshmen must be completed by Jan. 1, 2016, by 5 p.m. Apply for UALR admission >>

Step 2Get Advised and Register

Freshmen who have been admitted to UALR can be advised and register for spring as early as Nov. 4, 2016 to get the classes they want.

The Spring 2017 semester begins Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. Below listed registration dates refer to the Full Term(regular semester). Please see the academic calendar for all registration dates.

  • Priority Registration: Nov. 4
  • Priority Registration for All Students :Oct. 31, – Jan. 2
  • Regular Registration: Jan. 3 – Jan. 8, by 4p.m.
  • Late Registration: Jan. 9 – Jan. 13, by 4p.m (a $100 late fee will apply)

Meeting with an undergraduate advisor is simple (and essential) – to schedule your first appointment call 501.569.3386 or 501.569.8688. 

Step 3Pay for School

Visit our Bursar’s Website for fee payment information and deadlines. For financial aid information, visit our Financial Aid site. Visit our Scholarship site for scholarship information.