Why choose UAFS?

Are you looking for a college that offers future-focused degree programs, flexible learning options, small class sizes, and over-the-top student support, all on a beautiful and safe campus?  Then put the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith at the top of your list.
UAFS offers an education focused on your future, and many of our programs lead to 100 percent placement of graduates in meaningful careers or prestigious graduate schools.

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  • Over 80 future-focused bachelor's and associate degrees and certificates
  • Low 18-to-1 student-to-professor ratio
  • Flexible learning options including online and evening courses
  • Dynamic learning environment
  • One of the most affordable universities in the region
  • 96% of students receive $54 million in financial aid and scholarships
  • 90+ student organizations
  • NCAA Division II athletics
  • Convenient suite-style and apartment on-campus living
  • Safe, beautiful campus

Ready to Get Started?

The best way to lock in the advantages of a UAFS degree is to apply as early as possible. Our Admissions Officers can walk you through the process and make sure you get the most out of all the academicsocial, and financial resources that UAFS provides its students.


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