Financial Aid Advisors Available in Union to Help With FAFSA Completion

Visit the Office of Financial Aid in Silas Hunt Hall.
John Baltz

Visit the Office of Financial Aid in Silas Hunt Hall.

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Now is the best time to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA as it's better known. And during FAFSA days in December and January at the University of Arkansas, advisors from the office of financial aid will be available in the Arkansas Union to provide information and help current students complete the application for 2020-21 aid consideration.

Advisors will be available outside the Union Food Court between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. on the following days:

  • Wednesday, Dec. 11
  • Friday, Dec. 13
  • Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020

Make plans now to stop by and find the information you need to be ready for 2020. Students are also welcome to connect with their financial aid advisor by emailing, calling (479) 575-3806, or visiting the office of financial aid on campus at 114 Silas Hunt Hall.

The FAFSA is used to determine each student's eligibility for financial aid, and current students should complete the FAFSA each year. The application is free and is required for federal and state aid, as well as certain scholarship opportunities. Visit for more information or email with any questions.

About the University of Arkansas: The University of Arkansas provides an internationally competitive education for undergraduate and graduate students in more than 200 academic programs. The university contributes new knowledge, economic development, basic and applied research, and creative activity while also providing service to academic and professional disciplines. The Carnegie Foundation classifies the University of Arkansas among fewer than 3% of colleges and universities in America that have the highest level of research activity. U.S. News & World Report ranks the University of Arkansas among its top American public research universities. Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas comprises 10 colleges and schools and maintains a low student-to-faculty ratio that promotes personal attention and close mentoring.


Chris Hottinger, Assistant Director of Financial Aid
Office of Financial Aid


Native American Agriculture Fund's Johnson Speaking for Crop Science Seminar Series

Michael Kotutwa Johnson, research associate with the Native American Agriculture Fund, will talk about the "Continuity of Hopi Agriculture" at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27, in Plant Science Building 009.

Impactful Generosity: Remembering the Life of Marilyn Bogle

Longtime contributor, supporter and friend of the U of A and Razorback Athletics, Marilyn Bogle passed away Thursday.

NIH Supports Engineering Researchers to Improve Heart Procedures and Surgeries

A team of researchers and medical professionals has been awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop a better way of using images of the heart in surgery planning.

Get Tickets for Chinese Student and Scholars Association Chinese New Year Festival

Students can get their free tickets and non-students can purchase tickets from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 27-28, in front of the Arkansas Union Food Court.

Phishing Scam Hitting Campus Email

The latest phishing scam threatens to terminate Office 365 email unless the recipient verifies their account details. Get tips to avoid phishing scams and find out what to do if you have clicked on one.

Newswire Daily