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U Arkansas at Little Rock is a public institution. It was founded as a junior college in 1927, became a private, four-year college in 1957, and joined the state university system when it merged with the University of Arkansas in 1969. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Professional Studies, and Science and Engineering Technology and the School of Law. Its 150-acre, predominantly modern campus is located in southwest Little Rock.

Website: ualr.edu/www/

Public
Co-ed
7,615
Undergraduate
Students
(63.6%) 4,842 Women
(36.4%) 2,773 Men
1,966
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
64% of 2,325 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
 

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.30
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
Not available
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Freshman Award
Not reported
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$24,567
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 46% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 17% of classes
30-39 students: 3% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Little Rock Population
196,537
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
 
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Trojans
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.4% Asian
27.7% Black/African-American
4.5% Hispanic/Latino
13.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
51.6% White
0.3% Unknown
International Students
3.2%
First-Year Students Returning
65.9%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
24.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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