Points of Pride

  • Arkansas received $120 million for a new school of art from the Walton Family Trust, the largest gift ever of its kind.
  • Arkansas alum Doug McMillon is President and CEO of Walmart, the top company on the Fortune 500 list.
  • The Arkansas Honors College is ranked among the top 20 public honors colleges and programs in the nation by Public University Honors.
  • Arkansas is in the top ten among public institutions for the number of students who have won the Truman Scholarship.
  • Arkansas is home to one of the top five study abroad programs in the world, according to Great Value Colleges.