Welcome back to UA Cossatot. Our processes may have changed since you have attended UAC, so review the steps below for information about admission, financial aid and enrollment
1. Apply for Admission
All UAC students that have missed over a semester of enrollment at UAC must provide an updated admission application.
2. Apply for Specific Programs
If you are coming to complete any of the following degrees, you will need to apply for the specific program:
- Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN)
- Registered Nursing (RN)
- Occupational Therapist Assistant (OTA)
- Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA)
3. Submit Documents
You will need to submit the following documents to complete the admissions process. This must be completed before any financial aid will be awarded to your account and before you can enroll in classes.
- Official high school transcript with graduation date and final GPA (must be sent directly
from high school) OR GED certificate showing test scores
- Official college transcripts for any college previously attended (must be sent directly
- Proof of immunization showing TWO doses of MMR (Arkansas state law requires we keep
on file proof of two immunizations against measles (rubeola), and one immunization
against rubella and mumps. Your high school, county health department, or family doctor
may have a copy of your shot record. Students born before January 1st, 1957, are not required to provide proof of immunization)
- Additional documentation may be required, such as a copy of a valid driver's license or signed social security card.
4.) Apply for Financial Aid
Apply for financial aid by the following dates to receive federal aid for the semester you are applying for:
To receive semester aid please submit all documents by:
Fall - May 1
Spring - November 1
Summer - April 15
Students who submit their application after the priority deadline are still eligible for financial aid, but may need to pay their tuition before the payment due date.
If you have already applied for FAFSA for the current academic year and need to transfer your award to UA Cossatot, you will need to add UA Cossatot’s school code (012432) to your FAFSA.
5. Apply for Scholarships
The UA Cossatot Scholarship Packet deadline is April 1 every year. However, scholarships that may become available throughout the year are posted as they are opened.
6. Register for classes
Once we have received these documents, you will be able to register for classes. Advisors are on campus to help you select the classes you need. You can also register yourself online through Campus Connect for your convenience.
To check if classes from UA Cossatot will transfer to another Arkansas institution, visit the ADHE Arkansas Course Transfer System page. If your institution is outside of Arkansas, you will need to check with your academic advisor to see if UA Cossatot courses will transfer