Mission, Goals and Vision


The mission of the UALRworks program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is to:

  • Increase student retention by providing financial assistance through professional work education.
  • Provide a unique experience that prepares students for success beyond graduation.


UALRworks seeks to accomplish the following objectives:

  • Create year-round employment opportunities for students.
  • Provide real world job experience through applications, interviews, and employee evaluations.
  • Allow students to experience professional and leadership development in a positive atmosphere.
  • Prepare students for success beyond college graduation.
  • Build relationships between students, faculty, and staff on campus.


The vision of the UALRworks program is to be a distinctive program that makes UALR a destination institution and offers students the opportunity for a debt-free degree.