New Student Checklist

Virtual New Student Orientation is now available! Login with your UA Little Rock email address and password to complete New Student Orientation. Trouble logging in? Call 501-916-3000 or email newstudents@ualr.edu.

New UA Little Rock students can view this helpful list and get ready for the upcoming semester.

Complete your business items

Apply for Financial Aid

financialaid@ualr.edu
501-916-3035
Visit the website

UA Little Rock Financial Aid
Donaldson Student Services Center, 2nd floor
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1099
FAFSA school code – 001101
Step 1: See the options available to help you fund your education on the Financial Aid home page, including federal financial aid and UA Little Rock merit and private scholarships.
Step 2: Complete the YOUniversal application on the ADHE website for state financial aid programs like the Academic Challenge Scholarship.
Step 3: Visit ualr.edu/financialaid to learn about options available to help you fund your education, including federal financial aid and UA Little Rock merit and private scholarships.
If you are entitled to the GI Bill, contact the Office of Military Student Success early on to ensure you receive all the benefits available to you.


Set up your Student Account

student accounts@ualr.edu
501-916-3450
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UA Little Rock Bursar (Student Accounts)
Student Services Center
Suite 120
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1099

View your account balance in BOSS to pay in full, or set up an installment payment plan (fall and spring semesters only).

Visit the Bursar’s website for payment deadlines.

Questions? View the Bursar’s Office’s frequently asked questions page.


Choose your Meal Plan

501-907-5862
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Sodexo
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1099

Check out meal plans for commuter students and students who live on campus.

Register for classes

advising@ualr.edu
501-916-3386
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UA Little Rock Academic Advising
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1099

Academic programs at UA Little Rock are grouped within three colleges. You will be advised in the advising center of one of these colleges.  Your advisor will contact you about making an advising appointment, so check your UA Little Rock email and/or phone for a message.

If you do not hear from your advisor, please contact the Ask Desk at ask@ualr.edu or 501-916-3000 for assistance in connecting with your advisor.


Get your Trojan ID

dsc@ualr.edu
501-569-3362
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Donaghey Student Center
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1099

The Trojan ID Card is the official name for your UA Little Rock student ID card (note: this card shows your photo, ID number, and library number). You can get your Trojan ID Card at the Information Center, located on the bottom floor of the Donaghey Student Center (DSC) directly across from the Bookstore.

There is no fee to obtain your first card. New Students must be registered for classes prior to making their first Trojan ID.


Get your parking pass

publicsafety@ualr.edu
501-916-3440
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Public Safety
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1099

Students and employees who wish to park a vehicle on campus must first register their vehicle with the UA Little Rock Police Department. To register your vehicle, you will need to know your T-number, make, model, basic color of your car and license plate number.

You can get your parking permit online at Parking Permits Online or in the Parking Office on the first floor of the Donaghey Student Center.


Connect with campus

Apply to live on campus

housing@ualr.edu
501-661-1743
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UA Little Rock Campus Living
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1099

View on-campus housing options and policies, and complete the application online. You will need your UA Little Rock T # and PIN. Applying early will increase your chances of getting your preferred hall and roommate.

Check out our Living Learning Community option!
Students who join a LLC will take three integrated classes together and are assigned to a floor in UA Little Rock Campus Living with others who share academic goals and interests.

Sign into BOSS & Blackboard

records@ualr.edu
501-916-3110
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UA Little Rock Records & Registration
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1099

BOSS is your one-stop, online system for access to:

  • Set your password for your UA Little Rock email
  • View outstanding financial aid requirements
  • Accept offered financial aid
  • Register for classes
  • Pay your bill
  • Check your grades

Blackboard Student Support can help you find your T#, BOSS pin & help you reset your passwords. Be sure to check out Blackboard quick links, to the left of blackboard.ualr.edu for links to Google Suite (Email, Calendar, Drive, Forms), Class Search, Bookstore and Registration.

Get in the Trojan Spirit

Visit the Bookstore to get your official UA Little Rock gear and show your school pride!

Get involved in student life, activities, learning opportunities & more with Campus Life, an office on campus dedicated to making life as a Trojan fun.


Use Your Resources


Counseling Services

counseling@ualr.edu
501-916-3185
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UA Little Rock Counseling Services
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1099

Request a free counseling session with our amazing counselors.


Student Success

studentsuccess@ualr.edu
Visit the website

UA Little Rock Student Success
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1099

Connect with Student Success to find campus and community resources, the tutoring and academic services list, and to request support.


Blackboard Student Orientation


Visit the website

UA Little Rock STAR (Scholarly Technology & Resources)
2801 South University
Little Rock, AR 72204-1099

Access the Blackboard Orientation course

You can also find Blackboard Basics Resource Guide for help with assessment & grades, communication & collaboration, and Course Design and Tools.


Ask questions about these important steps at the ASK Desk.
Call with questions at 501-916-3000 (Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm) or email ask@ualr.edu.

You can also check into Qless, UA Little Rock’s virtual check in service at the ASK Desk, helping students with questions about Admissions, Financial Aid, Records & Registration and Transfer Student Support Services. The ASK Desk can also help you navigate to the Cashier’s Office, Student Accounts, Testing Services and Advising.