What is Night of Distinction?

Night of Distinction is the annual awards gala hosted by the University of Central Arkansas. Night of Distinction will also honor past and present recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award and Alumni Service Award. This year’s proceeds will support emergency student scholarships.

What is the dress code for Night of Distinction?

Cocktail attire

Where should I park?

All parking is outside the gates, street side.  Enter the grounds through the front gate on Center Street and proceed to the front door entrance of the Mansion.  Handicapped parking is available inside the gates, and the Grand Hall is wheelchair accessible.  Please call (501) 450-3421 or email gala@uca.edu to make arrangements for handicapped parking.  For security purposes, we must provide a list in advance of those who will need this service.

Will transportation to Little Rock be provided?

Alumni Services is providing a free shuttle service from the UCA campus to the Governor’s Mansion.  Please contact Emily Hartle at (501) 852-2955 or email ehartle@uca.edu if you are interested in riding the shuttle.  Advance reservation is required.

Other questions?

Should you have any questions, concerns or special needs, please contact us by phone at (501) 450-3421 or by email at gala@uca.edu.  Once again, thank you for your support.