Discover

Join Us on Nov. 2!

Discover how you can expect more at UA Little Rock! This college preview day is packed with fun activities for you to enjoy while you discover why we see the campus as a “small town” in the middle of this metropolitan area. After you register, take a look in the drop-down sections below to see what you’ll do at Discover and how you can win a scholarship!

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: Jack Stephens Center (View on Google Maps)

Register Now*

*Online registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on Oct. 30.

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Here’s Your Event Guide

Take a look at the event guide to learn where to park, how Admissions is keeping you safe, the network and password for guests to connect to the event WiFi, and more.

Discover ScheduleWin a ScholarshipEvent Location MapsSafety Guidelines

Locations & Directions

Discover Parking Map: Lot 13 at Jack Stephens Center

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Getting to Discover is easy!

  • Free parking is available in Lot 13, which is located next to the Jack Stephens Center. (View on Google Maps)
  • Check-in will be located on the first floor of the JSC, and greeters will be available to point you in the right direction.

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Discover Schedule

TIME: ACTIVITY: LOCATION:
9:30 a.m. Check in and get started
Check-in
Get your name badge, meal and dessert tickets, agenda, and more!
Jack Stephens Center, Fisher Court (1st Floor)
Expo
After you check in, head to the Main Concourse of the Jack Stephens Center to start connecting with Trojans! You’ll find academic majors, clubs, and key offices who have information for you to grab and answers for your questions.
Jack Stephens Center, Main Concourse (2nd Floor)
10:30 a.m. Welcome to Discover
Welcome Session
Next, you’ll find a seat in the stands and enjoy the Welcome Session. Hear from the Chancellor, cheer for a free t-shirt, and learn more about what to expect during Discover. Bonus? You may be picked to compete in our first scholarship contest during this session!
Jack Stephens Center,
Bleachers
11 a.m. Choose a program to explore
Guided to Academic Session
Admissions staff and volunteers will lead your group to your academic session. During your Academic Session, you’ll learn about what makes your academic major and college special during this session. Leave knowing what to expect from these programs when you become a student!
Leaving the Jack Stephens Center; Academic Session locations TBA
Noon to 2 p.m. Choose your next stop
Eat Lunch
Outdoor Picnic outside Ottenheimer Library and Donaghey Student Center, Trojan Café
Apply for free!
Planning to enroll at UA Little Rock in 2023? Apply at the Application Station to get the $40 fee waived!
Donaghey Student Center Upper Concourse (2nd Floor, above Check-out)
Tour Campus
Take a guided tour of the campus.
Outside Ottenheimer Library, Maroon Tent next to the DJ
Tour Housing
Campus Living Staff will be available to provide tours of West Hall, South Hall, and the University Village.
University Commons and University Village
Expo & Activity Tents
All across campus, you’ll find more tables and activity tents with Trojans who are ready to connect with you!
All Across Campus
Noon to 2 p.m. Check out of Discover
Pick up your free t-shirt and school-absence letter
Let us know what you thought about Discover! Complete a survey to get your free t-shirt.
Donaghey Student Center Lower Concourse (1st Floor)
Ends at 5 p.m. Social Media Scholarship Contest
Post your social media entries to win!
The contest begins on Nov. 2 at 9:30 a.m. and ends at 5 p.m.
TikTok, Instagram, Facebook

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Win a Scholarship

Plan on attending UA Little Rock in 2023? During Discover, you can participate in scholarship contests! There are two contests: The Welcome Session Competition and the Social Media Scholarship Contest. Check out all the details in the next section. Good luck!

Welcome Session Competition

During the Welcome session at 10:30 a.m., recruitment staff will find students in the crowd to participate in a competition on the basketball court. At the end of the game, two winners will be awarded with a $500 scholarship!

Social Media Contest

The contest begins on Nov. 2 at 9:30 a.m. and ends at 5 p.m. Five $250 scholarships will go to the winners in our social media contest. Winners will be chosen in these categories:

  • Best Overall—the post we love the most
  • Most Creative—think outside the box and create a vibe
  • Best Trojan Spirit—the biggest UA Little Rock school spirit will be rewarded
  • Campus Explorer—take us on an adventure through campus
  • Most Popular—get the most likes, shares, and comments

How to Enter

Here’s how to enter the social media contest:

  1. Follow us on one of the social media platforms shown below.
  2. When you post on your preferred platform, tag us and include #UALittleRock.
  3. Each post will be considered an entry, and there are no limits on the amount you post.

TikTok logoPlanning to post on TikTok? Make sure to follow @ualradmissions. Before you post your video, double-check that your TikTok is public and available for other to “Save to device.” Don’t forget to tag us and include #UALittleRock!

Instagram logoIf you want to submit your entry on Instagram, you will need to follow @ualradmissions. Then, you can create a story, reel, or a post. Before you post, double-check that it is public or let us follow you back to view your entry. Don’t forget to tag us and include #UALittleRock!

Facebook logoIf you prefer Facebook, Like the UA Little Rock Office of Admissions page. Then, you can create a story or a post. Before you post, double-check that it is public. Don’t forget to tag us and include #UALittleRock!

Eligibility: Scholarships can be used by students who enroll in classes during any term in 2023 (Spring, Summer, or Fall) as a degree-seeking student.

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Event Safety Guidelines

Your safety is a priority to UA Little Rock. Please review the guidelines below, so you can safely enjoy the event.

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.

Want to learn more about the University’s safety guidelines? Check out Campus Coronavirus Updates.

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Don’t Forget to Register!

Register Now*

*Online registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on Oct. 30.


Questions About Discover?

Email us at admissions@ualr.edu.

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