Admissions Events

We want you to feel at home at Central Arkansas!  The Office of Admissions and Enrollment Services hosts a number of opportunities for you to visit our beautiful campus and learn how we may serve you.

Bear Facts Day

High school seniors, transfer students, and their families are invited to spend the day with us for Bear Facts Day.  This event is designed to give students a sneak peak of campus life, academic opportunities, and housing facilities.

Saturday, October 14, 2017
Friday, December 8, 2017
Saturday, January 27, 2018

Register through the portal.

Know Before You Go: The Costs of College Workshop

Participants will learn about different types of financial aid, how to calculate the costs of college, and how to make a plan to afford your student’s dream school.

Saturday, September 16, 2017
Friday, October 13, 2017

Distinguished Scholars Day

High school seniors with an outstanding academic record are invited, along with their families, to spend the day learning about the Schedler Honors College, UCA’s Residential Colleges, and other opportunities for engagement at UCA.  This event is designed to give students a sneak peak of academic opportunities, scholarships, and housing facilities.  This event is by invitation only and is open to the first 100 students that RSVP.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Invitations for Distinguished Scholars Day will be mailed August 2017.

Bear Necessities Day

High school juniors have a unique opportunity to get a jump-start on the college selection process at Bear Necessities Day.  This day is designed to help students prepare for the college application process and provide tips for selecting a university that best fits individual needs.

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Registration for Bear Necessities Day will open February 1, 2018.

Transfer Day

Planning to transfer to UCA?  This day is designated for transfer students navigating the transfer process.

Friday, April 6, 2018

Registration for Transfer Day will open February 9, 2018.

Campus Tours

Come see our gorgeous campus!  Campus tours are available Monday – Friday at 10 am and 1 pm when the university is open for operation.  Sign up for a campus tour at or call us at 1-800-243-8245.  Students can also visit campus anytime through our virtual tour.

If you would like to bring a large group, make sure you complete a group tour request so we can serve your group to the best of our abilities.  We hope to see you soon!