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University of Arkansas Fort Smith
5210 Grand Avenue Fort Smith, Arkansas 72904
main phone: (479) 788-7000, admission phone: (888) 512-5466, admission fax: (479) 788-7402
The University of Arkansas Fort Smith, or UAFS, is a public four-year university located in Smith, Arkansas. UAFS is one of 11 colleges belonging to the University of Arkansas System. In 2012 there were about 7,587 students enrolled at UAFS, making it the Arkansas’ fifth largest university. In-state tuition is granted to full-time residents of the state of Arkansas, but unlike the large majority of higher education institutions in the nation, it also extends in-state tution rates to residents of Texas, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Mississippi, Missouri, and Louisiana.
UAFS has seven academic colleges and offers technical certificates, certificates of proficiency, bachelor’s degrees, and associate of arts, general studies, and applied sciences.