Concurrent Enrollment – LR 502.8

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University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Policy Name: Concurrent Enrollment
Policy Number: LR 502.8
Effective Date: July 1, 2020


Concurrent enrollment is permitted, subject to the approval of the appropriate academic advisors.* Students are only eligible to receive financial aid funding from their primary institution.

High School Concurrent Enrollment
Under state law, UA Little Rock may concurrently admit qualified high school students from participating high schools as non degree seeking students.

To be eligible for high school concurrent enrollment, the applicant must meet one of the following requirements:

  • Minimum overall high school GPA of 2.5; and
  • Achieve a minimum composite score of 19 on the ACT, or the equivalent score on other student placement exams.

Individual university departments may restrict enrollment into specific courses based on:

  • Acceptable score on a departmentally‐approved placement or proficiency test; or
  • Acceptable subscores on the ACT in the specific subject area, e.g., math, English, or reading

All courses offered in any concurrent enrollment program shall be approved by the UA Little Rock curriculum review process. All faculty teaching in a concurrent enrollment program shall be approved by the appropriate UA Little Rock department and be provided an orientation to UA Little Rock.

Source: UALR Undergraduate Catalog 2009-10, p. 12, 17
Revised: September 17, 2019
Approved By: Chancellor Christina Drale
Custodian: Office of Admissions