Admissions Events

In response to COVID-19, on-campus recruitment events remain on hold, but virtual events are being offered when possible. As campus re-opens, new dates for on-campus events will be made available. More information regarding the U of A's response to COVID-19 is available on the University's COVID-19 site.

Preview Days

Ready Razorback – Junior Preview Day – Virtual April 24, 2021

During the spring semester, the University of Arkansas cordially invites high school juniors to attend our virtual open house for future Razorbacks. Ready Razorback will allow you to meet current students and faculty and learn about financial aid, scholarships, and campus housing. Spaces will be limited, so register early.

Registration for Virtual Ready Razorback is now open!

Headed to the Hill Spring 2021 - Virtual TBD

Please join us for Headed to the Hill as the University of Arkansas prepares to welcome you to campus in the fall. Headed to the Hill is specifically designed to help newly admitted students from across Arkansas connect with admission representatives, learn more about enrolling as a new student at the U of A, and meet other future members of the Razorback community.

More information coming soon.

Razorback Diversity Impact

Razorback Diversity Impact is a free, one-day student event designed specifically for high school sophomores and juniors from diverse or underrepresented communities. During Razorback Diversity Impact, high school students will have the opportunity to explore the University of Arkansas and speak with faculty, meet current students, and learn more about scholarships and financial aid. The day will also include lunch and a tour of campus.
The main goal of Razorback Diversity Impact is for students to learn more about all the educational opportunities waiting for them at the University of Arkansas and explore the various resources available to help them be successful in college and their careers. Come see firsthand why there has never been a better time to be a Razorback!

More information coming soon.

Razorback 101 – Summer Preview Series

During these summer preview events, faculty, staff, and current students share information and personal stories about the many opportunities available at the University of Arkansas. You will hear about study abroad options, special classes, undergraduate research, housing, scholarships, and more.

More information will be available May 2021.

Campus Day

Join us for Campus Day! During this event, you’ll have the opportunity to join more than 200 9th & 10th grade Latino students from area high schools as you learn more about the educational opportunities the University of Arkansas has to offer. Campus Day is your chance to interact with current UA student leaders, faculty, and staff, as well as tour campus and enjoy lunch at the Northwest Quad Dining Hall.

Campus day is hosted by the Office of Latino Academic Advancement, the Office of Admissions, and the Center for Multicultural and Diversity Education.

Registration for the next Campus Day will be available soon.

Razorback 101 for Transfers

At Razorback 101 for Transfers, you'll have the chance to hear from faculty, staff, and current students who will share information and personal stories about the many opportunities available at the University of Arkansas. You will learn about study abroad options, special classes, undergraduate research, housing, scholarships, and much more.

Please check back next spring for information on the 2021 session.

Virtual Razorback Reveal – Senior Preview Day Fall 2021

During the fall semester, the University of Arkansas cordially invites high school seniors to attend our open house for future Razorbacks. During this year's 100% online event, you will have access to virtual sessions including a live Q&A session with an admission counselor and breakout sessions with the academic colleges and the Honors College.

Check back next fall for more information.

Razorback Connections Fall 2021 - Multiple Dates & Locations

Please join us for Razorback Connections as the University of Arkansas brings its open house to communities around the region. Connect with representatives of the Razorback family to learn more about admissions, housing, student life, scholarships & financial aid, study abroad options, undergraduate research, housing, and much more. Light refreshments will be served.

Transfer Preview Day Fall 2021

Students who attend this event will see the beautiful University of Arkansas campus, hear from current transfer students, and learn about specific housing, scholarship, and financial aid opportunities.

Check back this summer for more details.


Other Events

Honors College Convocation Fall 2021

Honors College Convocation is a great way to learn more about the Honors College at the University of Arkansas — you'll meet Honors College students and faculty, hear firsthand about student research and study abroad, and get the latest information on how to assemble a strong application for fellowships and scholarships.

Razorback Diversity Connections 2021, Multiple Dates

Razorback Diversity Connections is an opportunity for 9th-11th grade students in and around the state to connect with offices and departments from the University of Arkansas. Students will have the opportunity to learn more about admissions, housing, summer programs/camps and student life in Fayetteville.

School of Art Spotlight Days Fall 2021

Calling all prospective students! During the University of Arkansas School of Art's Spotlight Days, students will be able to hear from faculty, staff, and current undergraduate students in each of the undergraduate programs. There will be information shared about our rigorous first-year Studio Foundations program, applying to the U of A and School of Art, scholarships, study abroad, facilities, internships and careers, research, and community engagement opportunities. For more information or questions, contact the Director of Recruitment and Outreach, Donna Jones, at donnas@uark.edu.

Discovery Day Spring, annual

This event is designed for rising high school seniors and juniors to learn more about the Honors College and the University of Arkansas campus. Students will have the opportunity to meet with Honors College staff and faculty, along with a chance to learn about study abroad opportunities through the Honors College.

Taste of Bumpers: Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Preview Day Fall, annual

High school and prospective transfer students are encouraged to join current students and faculty for lunch and to explore our open house events. This is a great opportunity to preview the programs available within the college, learn about research projects, get scholarship information and more!

Theatre Career Day

High school students and guests are invited to Theatre Career Day, an opportunity to explore the excitement and challenges of an education in theatre. Tour Department of Theatre facilities, participate in workshops, and attend a free performance.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Design Camp

Do you enjoy drawing and design? Making things? Problem solving? Are you interested in environmental issues? Do you like to create or invent new things? Design Camp offers the chance to learn about the design professions through hands-on projects, tours, presentations and discussions led by architecture, landscape architecture and interior design faculty of the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design. Students will have the opportunity to work closely with faculty and collaborate with peers in a fun and creative studio environment while they walk with you through the design process. Supplies and lunch will be provided. Please inquire about available need-based scholarships.