Congratulations on being admitted to UA Little Rock! Celebrate your accomplishment at Admitted Trojan Kick-off, which is your first event as an official Trojan. To welcome you to campus, bring your family along for a BBQ. Meet new people as you play lawn games, enjoy the DJ, and grab snow cones. If you have documents to turn in or questions, you can also stop by offices’ tables for help.
Date: Friday, June 11
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: Donaghey Student Center
Who: 2021 Summer/Fall Admitted Students
*Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, June 9. Walk-ins are welcome.
Here’s Your Event Guide
Event Safety Guidelines
Your safety is a priority to UA Little Rock. Please review the guidelines below, so you can safely enjoy Admitted Trojan Kick-off.
Staying Safe – Mandatory for All On-Campus Guests:
Masks that meet campus guidelines are required during the event in all indoor settings with limited exceptions (e.g. when eating). Face coverings will be required in outdoor settings where social distancing cannot be maintained, also with limited exceptions.
Masks Not Mandatory When Eating:
You may remove your mask when you sit down to eat, and we ask that you sit with your group. When you leave your table, you may be required to wear your mask. Tables will be sanitized between guests.
Do Not Attend If You or Your Guests Have:
Fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, or loss of taste or smell, or known exposure to someone with Covid-19 in the past 14 days.
Consider Not Attending If You or Your Guests:
Have underlying health conditions including high blood pressure, chronic lung disease, diabetes, severe obesity, asthma, or weakened immunity, or are over 65 years of age.
Network: Trojan Kick-off
Please feel free to contact IT Services if you are unable to connect a device to one of the UA Little Rock wireless networks. You can call 501-916-3011 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Another option is to visit the assistance center in Student Union A (SU-A), Room 105.
Four $500 scholarships will be given away to students who attend the event! Winners will be contacted by email on Monday, June 14.
There are two ways to win:
Option 1: Complete the scavenger hunt provided to you at Check-in!
Option 2: Complete the feedback survey before you leave to be entered into a scholarship drawing.
You can connect with the following students and staff during the event:
|Getting Connected: Joining the Community|
|Meet the Fraternity & Sorority Councils.
Interested in joining a fraternity or sorority? You can connect with members from:
|Find a Student Organization to Join.
The Student Experience Center staff can help you learn more about joining a club or organization! They also host student events throughout the year for free, like Homecoming.
|Celebration & Support in the Multicultural Center.
Find ways to get involved that celebrate your heritage, help you with personal growth, and give you a safe, welcoming space through the Multicultural Center.
|See Your New Home.
Campus Living has exciting on-campus housing for you! You can also take a tour of West Hall and South Hall.
|Connect with Orientation.
Orientation helps you transition to college and gives your family advice to support you along the way. So, make sure you stop by their table to learn more about what to expect during Orientation this summer.
|Find Advocates in Military Student Success.
Military students can find advocates who are able to assist you with any concerns you may have about your student experience. You can socialize, study, and get information about available resources in the Military Student Success Center.
|Your First Day of Classes Outfit Is Covered.
All admitted students can grab a free t-shirt during the event to wear on the first day of classes! It will be a great way to break the ice when you see other students wearing the same shirt.
|Enjoy Campus Dining.
If you have not already eaten on campus, you will be eating food that can be found in the Trojan Café during the picnic.
|Take Home Your Scholarship Certificate.
If you have been awarded a scholarship and did not get a certificate from us at an awards ceremony, you can stop by the Financial Aid and Scholarships table to take it home!
|Feel Confident About Your Next Steps|
|Take a Campus Tour.
Take a guided tour of campus! You can see which buildings your classes will be in and find the exact room later. Campus tours will be available every 20 minutes starting at 12 p.m., and groups will be limited to 25 people or less.
|Learn About Registering For Classes.
The Office of Records and Registration is available to give you information about registering for your classes. They can tell you more about common errors, updating your personal information, and requesting transcripts.
|Complete Your Admissions File.
Turn in all of your documents needed for your admissions file! Completing this early will let your financial aid and scholarships process to your student bill. Halfway through your first semester, a hold is placed on your account if your admissions file is still incomplete.
|Apply and Accept Your Financial Aid and Scholarships.
If you have questions about applying or receiving financial aid or scholarships, stop by to learn more. Selected for verification? You can also find out how to complete this process!
|See What Your College Offers for Student Support.
Each academic college has a Student Support Center, which is available to help you connect with your advisor, get connected, and find support until graduation.
|Learn How to Find Your Textbooks.
The Bookstore will be on-hand to tell you about their services!
|Support to Make Your Education Accessible.
Stop by the Disability Resource Center‘s table to check on your accommodations or learn how to get started.
|Get Support With Your Transfer.
Students transferring to UA Little Rock from another college or university have a lot of questions! Get them answered by the Office of Transfer Student Services.
|Explore Campus On Your Own Until 5 p.m.
After the event ends at 2 p.m., feel free to stick around! The Parking Deck is free until 5 p.m. So, you can find your classrooms, meet with business offices, or just look for your favorite spot!