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Admissions


Undergraduate Admissions

All incoming undergraduate students apply through general admission to the BA program. After completing intensive Freshman Foundations courses their freshman year, students are encouraged to apply to the BFA program.

BFA Admission Requirements
Apply to the U of A

Apply for Scholarships by February 15

When scholarship applications are open, students can find information and apply for scholarships at http://uarkart.slideroom.com

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Visit Campus

The undergraduate admissions office customizes every visit to include tours of campus and housing facilities, as well as a meeting with the school. Visits can be scheduled six days a week, with school visits primarily available during the business week. Schedule your visit today!

Deadlines

  • April 10
    Scholarship Deadline for Current Students 
  • April 27
    BFA Studio and Art Education Application Form Due for Current Students
  • May 4                                      BFA Studio and Art Education Portfolio Due for Current Students
  • August 1
    Final BA Fall Admission Deadline
  • February 15, 2019    Scholarship Deadline for Incoming Students

Contact Us

Donna Smith // donnas@uark.edu

Graduate Admissions 

In addition to applying to the graduate school, MFA candidates must submit additional materials to the School of Art through SlideRoom. 

MFA Admission Requirements
Apply to the Graduate School

Visit Campus

Graduate students are encouraged to visit the school firsthand or to speak with the faculty about their interest in the program before applying. Graduate students can also schedule tours through the office of admissions.

To request a visit to the school or for more information, please direct inquiries to SoArt@uark.edu.

Deadlines

  • January 15, 2019
    MFA Fall Admission Deadline

Contact Us

Donna Smith // donnas@uark.edu
Kristen Musknug // kmusgnug@uark.edu
Kasey Ramirez // ramirezk@uark.edu