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Arkansas Tech Student Life

Arkansas Tech is on a 559-acre campus in a small town setting in Russellville, Arkansas. Arkansas Tech has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Arkansas Tech also has fraternities and sororities.

Does Arkansas Tech offer student housing?

Arkansas Tech offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Arkansas Tech students live off campus. In 2021, 29% of undergrads at Arkansas Tech lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 71% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Arkansas Tech. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Arkansas Tech offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Is Arkansas Tech Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Arkansas Tech University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Arkansas Tech campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Arkansas Tech offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to Arkansas Tech

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Arkansas Tech, take Interstate 40 to Russellville, AR. If you need to fly, book your flight to Bill and Hillary Clinton National/Adams Field airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Arkansas you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Arkansas Tech's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Arkansas Tech Students

55%

Women

45%

Men

62%

Full Time

38%

Part Time

95%

In State

5%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

74%

9%

7%

5%

3%

2%

1%

0.09%

Undergraduate Students

10,110

Graduate Students

719

Non-Resident / International Students

200

Arkansas Tech Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

10,829

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

98%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,585

Out-of-State

$16,545

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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