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UCA Raises $10M, A New Record

The University of Central Arkansas said Tuesday that it raised a record $10.2 million in 2017-18, a 66 percent increase over last year's total. read more >
Jeremy Gillam

Jeremy Gillam to Join UCA As Governmental Affairs Director

The University of Central Arkansas announces that state House Speaker Jeremy Gillam will join the university next week as director of governmental affairs and external relations. read more >
From left: Courtney Pledger, Stephen Addison, Houston Davis and Asa Hutchinson.
Education / Government & Politics

Hutchinson Announces $500K Grant for Cyber Range At UCA

University of Central Arkansas will receive a $500,000 grant to develop a cyber range to train college and K-12 students. read more >
Jeff Long of the University of Arkansas was the highest-paid highest-paid administrator of an Arkansas college or university. (Source: Administrator’s Compensation Survey, 2011-12 and 2016-17, salaries of $100,000 or more from the Arkansas Department of Higher Education; Research by Mark Friedman.)
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Pay Escalates for Top College Administrators in ArkansasLock Icon

Between fiscal 2012 and fiscal 2017, a more typical compensation increase for Arkansas university administrators was between 10 and 20 percent. read more >

UCA Provost to Step Down As President Seeks Replacement

The University of Central Arkansas' provost will step down at the request of Houston Davis, who took over as the university's president earlier this year. read more >
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The Conductor, Junior Achievement to Provide K-12 Programming

The Conductor, a public-private partnership of the University of Central Arkansas and Startup Junkie Consulting, announces a new partnership with the nonprofit Junior Achievement of Arkansas to create programming for K-12 students. read more >
UCA President Houston Davis

New UCA President Houston Davis Talks Priorities, Plans

Monday is Houston Davis' first day as the University of Central Arkansas' president, and he took some time Friday to speak with Arkansas Business about his priorities and plans. He called UCA "a place where students can get a very personalized education that prepares them for being an active citizen and an active employee, no matter what field they choose to go into." read more >
Houston Davis (left) and Tom Courtway. 

UCA Names Houston Davis As Next President

The University of Central Arkansas selects Houston D. Davis as its 11th president. read more >