The faculty, staff, and students of the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design extend a warm welcome to our incoming first-year students and their families! 

You are here because you have declared a major in one of our three disciplines: architecture, landscape architecture, or interior architecture and design. 

To make the most of your orientation visit, please complete these three tasks at least two days before you arrive: 

  1. Submit your Pre-Orientation Form (will take 5 minutes or less).
  2. View the Orientation Presentation (will take less than 30 minutes).
  3. Carefully review the important documents below.

Important Documents

Overview Curricula

If you have any questions after orientation, contact your first-year academic counselor, Rachel Fletcher, at rachelf@uark.edu. No phone calls, please.

Questions? Check out our Orientation FAQs.

Helpful resources and links for incoming students: 
How to Use Student Center in UAConnect
How to Enroll into a Class in UAConnect
How to Drop or Swap a Class in UAConnect
How to Use the Schedule Planner