Study Abroad at the University of Arkansas

United States Southeast Fayetteville

For over 140 years, the University of Arkansas (U of A) has made students the priority by creating an environment perfect for learning. Their commitment is best exemplified by a low student-to-faculty ratio, high availability of research opportunities, and a strong student community. Previous alumni include former U.S. President Bill Clinton and successful best-selling author Charles Portis. What’s more, the picturesque campus is located in the hilly northwest corner of Arkansas and overlooks the stunning Ozark Mountains. Go and experience some of the nation’s best outdoor amenities and hiking trails within a short drive of campus. Your Southern adventure awaits.

Academic strength: Chemistry, Computer Science & Math, Engineering, English
Rankings: Globally Recognized
Languages requirement: English
GPA requirement: Sound academic performance

About the University

University of Arkansas

The University of Arkansas boasts a tradition unique among the nation’s universities: Senior Walk, more than three miles of sidewalks crisscrossing the campus and engraved with the names of graduates dating back 140 years. It is evidence of U of A’s determination to make students its priority and create an environment perfect for learning.
This “students-first philosophy” nurtured alumni such as US President Bill Clinton, successful best-selling author Charles Portis, and a cornucopia of sports stars.

Fayetteville, Arkansas, the home of the University of Arkansas, has made its name as the top college town in the United States; with its famous Southern hospitality alongside a vibrant art scene, the town is alive with activity, creativity, and innovation.

Learn more at the University of Arkansas' official website.

SAF's Student Promise

Unparalleled Access

We know your destination and host university inside and out

Total Support

We manage your housing, insurance, application - the entire adventure

24/7 Health & Safety Coverage

Our experts are available around-the-clock for support when you need it

In It For You

As a registered US not-for-profit, it's our mission that drives us

We've Seen It All

For over 70 years we have curated world-class study abroad experiences

Official Associations

Over 300 of the world's best universities trust our study abroad expertise

Yejin Kim
“The University of Arkansas supports students' outdoor activities, providing camping equipment and related information. I could easily go camping with my friends, and it was a time to take a deep breath in the great and beautiful nature of Arkansas.”
Yejin Kim, Past SAF Student

The Personal Stories

Produced by Emmy Award-winning filmmaker, Larry Foley

This documentary film,  produced by Larry Foley, an Emmy Award-winning filmmaker and chair of the School of Journalism and Strategic Media at the University of Arkansas, shares the personal side of the U of A experience. "If This Walk Could Talk" features recollections from 150 years of stories and interviews from alumni and campus leaders to tell personal stories and the significance of Senior Walk.

Student Health & Safety

We champion health, safety, and security. As part of IES Abroad, the largest study abroad organization in the United States, we have set the standard for health and safety in study abroad for decades. We plan for the ‘what if’, so you can get on with the experience of a lifetime.
International Health Insurance

International health insurance included in the cost of your program

24/7 Emergency Phone Support

Total coverage to support you while traveling and in your new city

Location-Specific Information

Health and safety information prepared based on your destination

Health In Your Language

Highly trained multilingual staff to connect you to healthcare providers

Secure Housing

Quality, safe, secure housing within close proximity to your classes

Dedicated Expertise

Protection by a Dean of Students Office advocating for your interests

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