Freshman Students

Spring 2021 Orientation

Save the date for Spring Orientation virtual events in Zoom. On the day of the event, log in below. Miss your date? No worries, simply choose another.

December 11th at 11 am

January 14th at 1pm

January 15th at 11 am

Spring 2021 classes begin Tuesday, January 19th. For important dates & deadlines, the full academic calendar can be found here.

Make sure you’re ready to start classes by completing the New Student Checklist. You can also follow @ualrnewstudents for reminders, student organization spotlights, social opportunities & more.

During Orientation

Learn about various campus services and resources available to students like academic support, health services, campus safety, living on campus, dining options, and the opportunities to get involved and make the most of your time on campus.

If you have questions about orientation please review our Frequently Asked Questions page.
For more specific questions, please contact our office at or call the ASK Desk, an office dedicated to student and campus support, at 501-916-3000.


An advisor will contact you to make an appointment for a one-on-one, personalized advising session and ensure that you are able to register for classes. Please watch your email and phone for outreach from your advisor. While you are waiting, get started on your academic journey by completing Pre-Advising.

Access Pre-Advising by following the steps laid out in these videos:

If you do not hear from your advisor, please contact Trojan Academic Advising and Support Center at or 501-916-3386 or the Ask Desk at or 501-916-3000 for assistance in connecting with your advisor. 

UA Little Rock Military Student Success Center

UA Little Rock is proud to offer the Military Student Success Center to all our military students and families. The Center serves as a place where military students can socialize, study, and get information about available resources. The facility has a computer area, where military students can do homework, as well as a lounge area and break room. UA Little Rock has the honor of being a Purple Heart University. Please check out the MSSC’s Future Students page before classes begin. For more information, contact or 501-682-8387

International Student Services

If you are an international student studying at UA Little Rock, you will have Orientation with the Office of International Student Services. You can find the New Student Guide here, as well as details about orientation here. For more information, contact or 501-916-5815.