Admissions Events

Upcoming Events

Headed to the Hill

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 new admitted students 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.

The 2017 Headed to the Hill series is open for registration.

Preview Days

Ready Razorback – Junior Preview Day April 29, 2017

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

Registration and more information will be available in early March. Join our mailing list to receive an invite.

Razorback Reveal – Senior Preview Day Fall 2017

During the fall semester, the University of Arkansas cordially invites high school seniors to attend our open house for future Razorbacks. Faculty, staff, and current students will share information and personal stories about the many opportunities available at the University of Arkansas. You will also have the chance to tour campus and meet with representatives from the college of your choice. This will be a great time to learn more about exciting programs and research projects happening at the U of A.

Registration and more information will be available in August 2017.

Transfer Preview Day Fall 2017

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. 

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. The 2016 events were held on July 25, July 29, August 1, and August 5.

Check back this spring for more information on the 2017 series.

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. The sessions for 2016 were held on July 29 and August 5.

Check back this spring for more information on the 2017 event.

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.


Other Events

Diversity Impact

Diversity Impact is a free student event designed specifically for high school juniors. During Diversity Impact, students will have the chance to explore life at the University of Arkansas, tour the campus, meet current students, speak with faculty, and learn more about the scholarship and financial aid opportunities available to our students. Most of all, you will see firsthand why there has never been a better time to be a Razorback. The 2017 event will be held February 23-25.

Registration for Diversity Impact is closed.

Honors College Convocation

Honors College Convocation, held annually in September, 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.

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

Learn about scholarships, International Programs, clubs, careers, majors and more! This is a great chance to see what the Bumpers College has to offer and get to know our current students, faculty and staff. Lunch will be provided and there is no cost to attend this event. We can't wait for you to join the Bumpers family!

Art Portfolio Day

Bring your portfolios for individual critiques with our faculty and graduate students. Mingle with our faculty and students while checking out our campus and art facilities. Learn more about study abroad options, undergraduate research, housing, scholarships and special classes.

The Art Department has more than 400 majors in the area of Art History, Ceramics, Drawing, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture and Visual Design.

Theatre Career Day

High schoool 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 of "The Diary of Anne Frank".

Razorback Connections

Please join us for Razorback Connections as the University of Arkansas brings its open house to communities around the state. 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.

Discovery Day

The Honors College hosted its first Discovery Day on Saturday, May 21, 2016. The 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.

Check back this spring for more information about Discovery Day 2017.

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.

The camp is open to students going into ninth through 12th grades in Fall 2017.

More information about 2017 dates and registration will be available this spring.

Native American Impact

Native American Impact is a one day event that takes place in November in conjunction with the University of Arkansas' Native American Symposium. The event allows Native American students who would not otherwise be able to visit campus the opportunity to explore the academic opportunities at the University of Arkansas and to introduce the students to the Native American community on our campus.