Founded in 1927, UA Little Rock is the state’s only fully-accredited metropolitan research university. It is located in the capital city.

MISSION

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Foundation collaborates with business and community leaders, and alumni nationwide, to create opportunities for existing and future students. 

The UA Little Rock Foundation is launching its Centennial Campaign this fall to build upon student scholarships, equip faculty to deliver excellence in higher education, enhance classroom technology and the campus community. Through engagement with industry leaders and dedication to job placement, the university is preparing tomorrow’s leaders — today. The impact of the university is felt through its graduates, of which 85% live and work in central Arkansas.


GIVING OPPORTUNITIES

• Establish a named endowed scholarship fund. A gift of $25,000 or more provides annual funding for students in perpetuity.

• Contribute to existing endowments that benefit students or academic departments.

• Create an endowed chair that will annually fund the advancement of a particular department.

• Support student success through a gift that assists with books, housing, food insecurity and emergency. 


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

• Visit campus as a guest speaker or mentor.

• Provide internships.

• Serve on the alumni board, an advisory board or volunteer with any of the many organizations on campus that are making an impact in the community like Campus Garden, Children International, University District and many more.


FUNDING SOURCES

Charitable Gifts: 95%
Events: 5% 


UA Little Rock Foundation
Bailey Alumni & Friends Center
2801 S. University Ave.
Little Rock, AR 72204
501.683.7208 | ualr.edu/development

  

Established: 1927
Employees: 16
Service Area: Arkansas


Vice Chancellor for University Advancement: Christian O’Neal

 

UA LITTLE ROCK CENTENNIAL CAMPAIGN CABINET

Jerry Damerow, Co-Chair
Alfred Williams, Co-Chair
Chancellor Christina S. Drale, Ex-Officio
Dr. Ann Bain, Ex-Officio
Ben Bailey
James Bobo
Bob Denman
Thomas Dickinson
Courtney Little
RJ Martino
Don Riggin
Cheryl Shuffield
Bill Sowell
Michael S. Williams, Sr.