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University of Arkansas at Fort Smith is a public university offering bachelor's and associate degrees in academic, career, and occupational areas. Its campus is located near the Oklahoma border, about 160 miles from Little Rock.

Website: uafs.edu/

Public
Co-ed
6,823
Undergraduate
Students
(56.3%) 3,843 Women
(43.7%) 2,980 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
56% of 4,001 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.23
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
22 average
19-25 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $21,318
Out-of-state: $30,159
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,128
Out-of-state: $15,969
Room and Board
$8,226
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Freshman Award
$5,372
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$7,339
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
236
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 23% of classes
20-29 students: 36% of classes
30-39 students: 15% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
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Campus Life

Fort Smith Population
87,443
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
13% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Lion
Sororities
5% of women participate
Fraternities
5% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
2.8% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.7% Asian
4.7% Black/African-American
9.0% Hispanic/Latino
5.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
73.5% White
0.1% Unknown
International Students
1.3% from 23 countries
First-Year Students Returning
66.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
12.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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