University of Arkansas-Fort Smith

2023 Tuition & Fees $13,440
Student Population 5,447
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,650
Graduation Rate 26 %
Students:Faculty 18

Academic Overview

University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is a public, four-years institute located in Fort Smith, Arkansas. It is a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $6,167 for Arkansas residents and $13,440 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $7,608 for Arkansas residents and $11,910 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 5,447 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from University of Arkansas-Fort Smith varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $35,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, UA Fort Smith's tuition & fees is $6,167 for Arkansas residents and $13,440 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $7,608 for in-state students and $11,910 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at UA Fort Smith.
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,650 and 87% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 5,447 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
Graduation Rate for University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is 26 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is 14 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is 67 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is 5,447
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is 18 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,650 at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address5210 Grand Ave, Fort Smith, AR 72913-3649
Online Applicationadmissions.uafs.edu/admissions/apply-now
Financial Aidadmissions.uafs.edu/sites/admissions.uafs.edu/files/Departments/Financial/documents/np_calc/npcalc.htm
Net Price Calculatoradmissions.uafs.edu/sites/admissions.uafs.edu/files/Departments/Financial/documents/np_calc/Net Price Calculator.htm
Disability Serviceacademics.uafs.edu/academic-success/ada-services

Offered Degrees

UA Fort Smith offers 93 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate110
Associate's Degree170
Bachelor's Degree370
Master's Degree21

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Arkansas-Fort Smith offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:940)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,700)

Veterans Benefits

University of Arkansas-Fort Smith has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges