Experience UA Little Rock

Experience will take place on Thursday, Mar. 5

Live your best Trojan life: save the date for Experience! This isn’t a typical college preview day — you’ll attend college classes, enjoy campus dining, and cheer on the Trojan basketball team. Food, game tickets, and Trojan spirit are FREE!

You’re welcome to bring family and friends to experience college life with you: we even offer a parent session where financial aid, scholarships, and campus life will be discussed.

Register for Experience

Walk-in registration is available for you and your guests at Check-in in the Donaghey Student Center. (Online registration closed at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, March 3.)

Registration closed - Walk-ins welcome!

Making Your Way to Campus

View the Our Campus page for directions to UA Little Rock. You will have access to the following:

  • A Google Map to find our location in Little Rock
  • The Parking Map to find the Parking Deck on campus (Signs will also be placed on campus as guides.)
  • The Campus Map to find the Donaldson Student Center, where Check-in is located
Parking Locations Directions
Event Parking in the Parking Deck
Experience begins in the Donaghey Student Center.
Use the link to use Google Maps for directions.
West 32nd Street,
Parking Deck
Game Parking after Experience in Lots 13 and 14
Trojans Basketball Game is in the Jack Stephens Center.
Game parking is paid parking for the March 5 Experience. Parking vouchers will be available at Check-out to move your vehicle when Experience ends.
Use the link to use Google Maps for directions.
West 28th Street,
Lot 13

Experience Guest Wifi

When you arrive on campus, you can connect to a Wifi network created just for Experience guests!

Network: Experience UA Little Rock
Password: welcome2ualr

Need help connecting? Contact IT Services at 501-916-3011.

Full Schedule

Admissions staff and campus volunteers will be available to point you in the right direction throughout the event.

TIME: ACTIVITY: LOCATION:
2:30-6:30 p.m. Experience Donaghey Student Center (DSC)
Check-in
Receive your event agenda and choose your class schedule.
Donaghey Student Center (DSC),
Lower Concourse
Expo
Representatives from each academic college will be available to answer your questions about their majors. Also available: Financial Aid and Scholarships, Transfer Student Services, Dance Team, and more!
Donaghey Student Center (DSC),
Upper Concourse
3 p.m. Welcome to Experience
Student Welcome
Learn more from UA Little Rock students and alumni. Make the most of Experience – win a scholarship!
Donaghey Student Center (DSC),
Ledbetter Hall
Parent Session begins (ends at 5 p.m.)
UA Little Rock student support staff will provide parents with more information about supporting their students as they plan their transition to the University.
Student Services Center (SSC),
First Floor Auditorium
3:45 p.m. Class Sessions begin
Admissions staff will escort students to classes
Check below to view your class options! Class One begins at 3:45 p.m., and Class Two begins at 4:30 p.m.
Locations Vary
Group 1

  • Business: The Economics of the Market
  • History: Hands-on History
Group 2

  • Web Design & Development: Building the Internet of Tomorrow
  • English: English as a World Language
Group 3

  • Communication Skills Center
  • Criminal Justice: Deviant Behavior
Group 4

  • Nursing: The Great Sim Escape
  • Biology: Biological Concepts
Group 5

  • Special Ed: Educating Exceptional Students
  • Nursing: The Great Sim Escape
5 p.m. Class Sessions and Parent Session end
Check-out of Experience
Pick up your free t-shirt, school-absence letter, game tickets, and meal tickets.
Donaghey Student Center (DSC),
Lower Concourse
After Check-out
Application Station
Apply for admission for free during the event!
Donaghey Student Center (DSC),
Lower Concourse
Guided Housing Tours
Meet in West Hall to view East Hall, South Hall, and West Hall. You can also request a tour of the University Village Showroom through the housing staff at West Hall.
West Hall
Dinner: Choose a restaurant
All meal options are served with a 20 oz. fountain drink

  • WOW Café: (a) cheese quesadilla with coleslaw or fries, (b) 3-piece chicken tenders with coleslaw or fries
  • Tres Habanero: (a) chicken, pork, or ground beef rice bowl, (b) chicken, pork, or ground beef tacos (3)
  • Trojan Café: 1 trip through the cafe
  • Sub Connection: ham, turkey, or veggie 6-inch combo with chips
  • Trojan Bistro: pizza and three wings
6:30 p.m. Trojan Basketball Game Jack Stephens Center
Game Parking Vouchers
When you’re ready to head to the game, you can use your parking voucher to move your vehicle from the Parking Deck to Lots 13 or 14.
Provided at Check-out

Parking Voucher

Athletics will begin charging for game parking at 1:00 pm. Please show this voucher to the parking attendant to gain access to Lots 13 and 14 parking for free.

Experience Parking Voucher