2021 Student Population

A total of 27,562 students have enrolled at University of Arkansas - 22,825 undergraduate and 4,737 graduate.
By gender, 12,550 male and 15,012 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 22,070 full-time students and 5,492 part-time students.
The number of students at University of Arkansas is very large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of Nebraska-Lincoln and University of Arizona, its population is relatively large (average population is 24,610).
University of Arkansas offers online degree/certificate programs and 9,232 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 12,550 male and 15,012 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.84 to 1 and the ratio is higher (more men students at the school) (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.

Gender Distribution Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total22,82520,2522,573
Men10,2729,0601,212
Women12,55311,1921,361
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total4,7371,8182,919
Men2,2788311,447
Women2,4599871,472

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 20,079 White students (72.85%) and 2,531 Hispanic students (9.18%) at University of Arkansas(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at University of Arkansas.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at University of Arkansas
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native16761106
Asian619303316
Black or African American953419534
Hispanic2,2641,0061,258
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander27918
White17,0097,6169,393
Two or More Races1,022446576
Race/Ethnicity Unknown255122133
Total 22,82510,27212,553
Population by Race/Ethnicity at University of Arkansas
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native622438
Asian1185860
Black or African American298137161
Hispanic267126141
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander303
White3,0701,4481,622
Two or More Races1255174
Race/Ethnicity Unknown924844
Total 4,7372,2782,459

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 22,344 students whose age under twenty five and 3,009 students whose age is over thirty years old at University of Arkansas.
Especially, 156 students are younger than eighteen and 62 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at University of Arkansas.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at University of Arkansas
TotalMenWomen
Total22,825 10,27212,553
Under 18156 5799
18-198,530 3,6194,911
20-219,236 4,0565,180
22-242,974 1,6821,292
25-29868 461407
30-34399 189210
35-39244 91153
40-49259 65194
50-64115 3283
65 and over44 2024
Total 22,825 10,27212,553
Population by Student Age at University of Arkansas
TotalMenWomen
Total4,737 2,2782,459
20-2164 2737
22-241,384 612772
25-291,341 675666
30-34742 436306
35-39459 209250
40-49523 242281
50-64206 69137
65 and over18 810
Total 4,737 2,2782,459

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At University of Arkansas, 26,599 students (96.51% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 9,232 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 5,356 students live in Arkansas where University of Arkansas is located in and 3,641 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total27,56222,8254,737
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes9,2327,1312,101
Enrolled Some in Online Classes17,36715,4791,888
Not Enrolled in Online Classes963215748
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)9,2327,1312,101
Arkansas Residents5,3564,1991,157
Other State in U.S.3,6412,789852
Outside of U.S.23514392
Unknown000

Online Enrollment Chart