CONWAY IS THRIVING.
AND YOU WILL TOO.
WHEN OPPORTUNITY COMES KNOCKING, IT WON’T HAVE TO COME FAR.
Conway is located in one of America’s fastest-growing areas. Here, you’ll enjoy a vibrant downtown with shopping, dining, entertainment and miles of biking and walking trails. When you’re ready to get out and explore, you don’t have to go far; our campus is within a short drive of breathtaking rivers, lakes and state parks. And to get the full experience of our amazing state, our COPA program (Campus Outdoor Pursuits & Activities) allows you to check out camping gear, bikes, canoes and other outdoor supplies for free — perfect for any student’s budget!
Central Arkansas is home to the state’s largest economy, and you’ll be in the middle of it all with a wealth of opportunity for entry-level jobs, start-up support and long-term careers. You can also take advantage of numerous job and internship opportunities in Conway and the capital city from Fortune 500 companies to state government. Central Arkansas is at the center of it all.
GET TO KNOW CONWAY & CENTRAL ARKANSAS
The impact that they make on students doesn’t end at graduation but continues throughout their life.
Networking works at UCA. We want to help you get your degree, but more than that, we want to help you build a career.
Our new Sport-Related Concussion Research lab is giving our students unique hands-on learning and research opportunities with the latest technology.
The UCA music department gave Kristin Lewis the foundation she needed to make her dreams a reality.
UCA students organized the fifth annual, Big Event on March 10. Nearly 700 students, faculty and staff came together to give back to the Conway community through volunteer services. Tasks included gardening projects, painting, minor repairs and organizing donating goods.
Our newly renovated nutrition/dietetics lab has created a space that fosters creativity and independence as well as builds camaraderie between students. Get ready to dig in!
Spring break is often seen as a time to take a quick vacation before powering through the rest of the semester, but some students use it as a time to get some hands-on learning experience. Whether you do so on your own or through UCA, here are a few ways you can have more than a vacation.
Studying abroad is one of the most challenging and rewarding adventures you can experience during your college career! Through our many different programs, students broaden their perspectives and worldview by immersing themselves in new cultures and environments.
“UCA has some of the brightest, most accomplished students in our state,” President Davis said. “I thought it would benefit all of us — students, staff and faculty — to see outstanding students being recognized before the [Board of Trustees] at their meetings.”
You might think college prep is only for seniors. But junior year is a crucial time for choosing a college, filling out financial aid paperwork, building a great application and much more. That’s why we have a whole day dedicated just to juniors. Bear Necessities Day is designed to help prepare juniors for college applications and decisions. Registration opens February 1!