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About the School:

The University of Central Arkansas aspires to be a premier learner-focused public comprehensive university, a nationally recognized leader for its continuous record of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, scholarly and creative endeavors, and engagement with local, national, and global communities.

Laptop Programs:

Before October 22, 2020, the Laptop Initiative was limited to First-time Entering Freshman, but as we reached the mid-point in the fall semester, the program was expanded to all classifications. The federal CARES Acts funds this initiative; therefore, you must meet the conditions outlined below to apply.Please note: this initiative is separate from the Technology Grants program, which provided more than 5,000 UCA students with $400 to purchase a laptop at the beginning of fall 2020.ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS You are currently attending at least one UCA class You are a US Citizen or eligible non-citizen You were directly affected by COVID-19 You do not have access to a working laptop You have not received a laptop from previous Laptop Initiative programs. Please be advised all funding is provided by the CARES Act, therefore the following students are NOT ELIGIBLE:DACA (Dreamers) and International students, and Concurrent enrollment students