University of the Ozarks

415 N College Ave, Clarksville, AR 72830
Tel: (479)979-1000
Private not-for-profit | 568 students
University of the Ozarks is a private, liberal arts based university affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA). Ourpicturesque 30-acre campus is located in Clarksville, Ark., about 100 miles west of Little Rock and 60 miles east of FortSmith.

School Overview:

University of the Ozarks
CountyJohnson County, AR
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
53 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment568 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
551 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
17 students137 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
Percent Admitted91%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)458-573450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)475-553460-573
ACT English (25-75%)20-2619-25
ACT Math (25-75%)18-2518-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)20-2520-25

School Notes:

  • With our roots dating back to 1834, University of the Ozarks is the oldest institution of highereducation in the Arkansas/Oklahoma territory. We were the first co-educational school west of the Mississippi River, thefirst college in Arkansas to graduate a woman (1872), the first historically white college to admit an African-American(1957) and the first institution of higher education to provide support to students with learning disabilities (the JonesLearning Center).
  • At Ozarks, you will have access to facilities including well-equipped science labs and art studios,state-of-the-art "smart" classrooms, a well-stocked library and two theaters for student productions. We combine a heritageof excellence with an exceptional standard of academic achievement to produce the finest education possible.
  • The campus has a long history at its current location, dating back to 1891. In the years since thefirst cornerstone was laid on the site, the campus has undergone continued growth and improvement. There are now more than 20buildings on campus, with the ten major buildings arranged around a central mall which features a picturesque fountain. Thelarge trees and the classically styled buildings combine to give the campus a distinctive look you'll long remember!
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