Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 68.66
Liaison Eric Boles
Submission Date March 5, 2021
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

University of Arkansas
IC-1: Institutional Boundary

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Eric Boles
Director
Office for Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Institution type: Associate (i.e., short-cycle), Baccalaureate, Doctoral/Research, or Master's:
Doctoral/Research

Institutional control (Public, Private for-profit, or Private non-profit):
Public

A brief description of the institution’s main campus and other aspects of the institutional boundary used to complete this report:

The University of Arkansas, the state’s flagship university, resides on 345 acres. The university has 378 buildings within its boundaries. The campus boundary begins on the north side of Fayetteville, specifically Cleveland Street and continues as far south as Martin Luther King jr Boulevard. The eastern boundary goes as far as Arkansas Avenue which eventually connects with Center street, Clinton drive, and Stadium Drive. Campus goes as far west as Eastern Road and Razorback Road.


Which of the following features are present on campus and which are included within the institutional boundary?:
Present? Included?
Agricultural school Yes No
Medical school No No
Other professional school with labs and clinics (e.g. dental, nursing, pharmacy, public health, veterinary) No No
Satellite campus Yes Yes
Farm larger than 5 acres or 2 hectares Yes No
Agricultural experiment station larger than 5 acres or 2 hectares Yes No
Hospital No No

The rationale for excluding any features that are present from the institutional boundary:

The Agricultural school is not included because it is a different funding structure.


Additional documentation to support the submission :
---

The University of Arkansas, the state’s flagship university, resides on 345 picturesque acres overlooking the Ozark Mountains. For nearly 150 years, it has been at the center of higher education in the state of Arkansas and recently has moved to the center of higher education in the nation. Never before in the university’s history have its students and faculty been more academically accomplished, its facilities more sophisticated, or its research efforts more inclusive. All indicators of academic success are at record highs and climbing. The university’s 30,000 students come from every county in Arkansas and some 100 nations, and they have nearly 200 academic programs in which to study. Through the integration of teaching, research and service that put students first, the University of Arkansas is taking its place among the nation’s great comprehensive academies.

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.