UA Little Rock students recieved $5.6 million in scholarship money from Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Funds

UA Little Rock Increases Transformational Scholarship Opportunities for Students for Fall Semester

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has set an Aug. 1 deadline for new and continuing students to access new need-based scholarship funds made possible by the May 21 announcement of an unprecedented gift of $25 million from an anonymous donor, the largest single gift in the 93-year history of the institution.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Increases Transformational Scholarship Opportunities for Students for Fall Semester”

Dr. Sara Tariq is the Guest of Honor at Taste of Little Rock 2020. The annual event supports UA Little Rock student scholarships. Photo by Benjamin Krain.

UA Little Rock to honor alum Sara Tariq at Taste of Little Rock

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will honor alumnus Dr. Sara Tariq, associate dean for student affairs in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), during the 17th annual premier food event, Taste of Little Rock, on Tuesday, April 7. Continue reading “UA Little Rock to honor alum Sara Tariq at Taste of Little Rock”

Sarah Beth Estes, right, UA Little Rock Dean for the College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences, accepts a LULAC award for a Latino Destination Campus during the League of United Latin American Citizens of Arkansas Scholarship Gala.

LULAC recognizes UA Little Rock as Latino Destination Campus

The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) honored the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a Latino Destination Campus award Sept. 13 during LULAC Council 750 Little Rock Scholarship Gala at the William J. Clinton Presidential Center. Continue reading “LULAC recognizes UA Little Rock as Latino Destination Campus”

UA Little Rock extends scholarship eligibility deadline

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has extended its scholarship eligibility deadline to Aug. 1, 2019, for first-time freshmen and transfer students planning to attend in the fall semester. Continue reading “UA Little Rock extends scholarship eligibility deadline”

UALR sign at the entrance on S. University Dr near University Plaza on January 28, 2016.

UA Little Rock receives $21,000 for criminal justice scholarships in honor of John Boyeskie

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has received a $21,000 gift to provide student scholarships in honor of the late John Boyeskie, a 1999 graduate of UA Little Rock.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock receives $21,000 for criminal justice scholarships in honor of John Boyeskie”

Dr. Julien Mirivel, dean of the College of Social Sciences and Communication (right), Christian O'Neal, vice chancellor of university advancement (middle), and Jake Goheen (right) sign papers signifying a $19,000 donation to the September Fund Endowed Scholarship Fund. Photo by Benjamin Krain.

Gift to UA Little Rock September Fund will help children of Arkansas first responders

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has received a $19,000 donation to help children of first responders in Arkansas afford a college education while carrying on the memory of first responders who tragically lost their lives on 9/11.  Continue reading “Gift to UA Little Rock September Fund will help children of Arkansas first responders”

UA Little Rock professor creates scholarship that honors son’s legacy

Dr. Carol Thompson, a long-time faculty member in UA Little Rock’s Department of Applied Communication, has established a scholarship that will help students pursuing a degree or continuing their education in the Department of Applied Communication. Continue reading “UA Little Rock professor creates scholarship that honors son’s legacy”

Discover Day events will be held on Friday, Oct. 19, and Friday, Nov. 2.

Discover event set for Oct. 19, Nov. 2

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s premier student recruitment event, Discover Day, will offer two chances for prospective students and parents to explore everything UA Little Rock has to offer.  Continue reading “Discover event set for Oct. 19, Nov. 2”