Alumni & Outstanding Students

For more than fifty years, graduates of the academic programs in the Department of Government, Public Service, and International Studies (formerly the Department of Political Science) at the University of Central Arkansas have pursued successful and rewarding careers in the fields of business, education, government service, law, law enforcement, military service, non-profit management, politics, public administration, public policy, and more.  Many of these graduates were honored with the department’s “Outstanding Student” award prior to their graduation from UCA, and some graduates have been honored with the department’s “Distinguished Alumnus” award.

Department “Outstanding Student” Award Recipients

Department “Distinguished Alumnus” Award Recipients

If you are a political science, public administration, or international studies graduate from UCA, we would like to hear from you!  Please let us know what you have been doing since graduating from UCA by submitting the questionnaire linked below.  Your alumni profile will be added to our “Alumni Profiles” page.

Alumni Questionnaire

Alumni Profiles



Dr. Clay Arnold, Chair
Department of Government, Public Service, and International Studies
University of Central Arkansas
Conway, Arkansas 72035
Phone:  501-450-3412