Fall 2023 Scholarship: 50% off Freshman Tuition & Fees

UA Little Rock is offering incoming freshmen a scholarship that covers up to half of their course tuition and course fees for the 2023-24 academic year.

Students who began receiving the 50% off scholarship in fall 2022 can view more information on their scholarships.

Requirements and How to Apply

Incoming students are not required to apply for these funds. Awards will be processed automatically for those who meet the following requirements:

  • Unconditionally admitted as an incoming freshman for fall 2023
  • Enrolled in 12 or more credit hours for fall 2023
  • Students with institutional scholarships of $5,000 or more are not eligible

This scholarship opportunity is renewable for the spring 2024 term for students who earn a 2.25 GPA and enroll in 12 or more credit hours for spring. Students who meet the renewal requirements will also be eligible to receive the 50% tuition & fees for their sophomore year in 2024-25.

Award Amount

Students can receive up to $5,000 awarded equally over fall and spring semesters. Only in-state tuition and fee charges are covered. The scholarship is funded through a combination of private and institutional funds.

Earn Your Degree for $14,000

We’re making college more affordable. UA Little Rock students can also earn their four-year degree for under $14,000 total by combining the half-off scholarship and the lottery challenge scholarship.

Participation in Student Success Initiatives

UA Little Rock has significantly ramped up its investment in support services for students. Recipients of this award must agree to participate in student success initiatives as recommended by their advisor. Student success topics include academic success, life skills, and financial literacy.

Have more questions?

Please check out our FAQ page for this award.