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University of Central Arkansas
Old Main, the oldest building on campus.
Motto Go here. Go anywhere.
Type Public
Established 1907
Endowment $48.6 million (2015)
Budget $187 million (FY 2018)
President Houston Davis
Students 11,487 (Fall 2016)
Undergraduates 9,615
Postgraduates 1,872
Location , ,
Campus College Town
350 acres (1.4 km2)
Colors Purple & Gray
Nickname Bears & Sugar Bears
Sporting affiliations
NCAA Division I – Southland Conference
Mascot Bruce D. Bear

The University of Central Arkansas (often called UCA) is a public university in Conway, Arkansas. The university was founded in 1907. It is known for having one of the first honors colleges in the United States.

UCA has about 12,000 students in undergraduate and graduate programs. It is made up of six colleges: the College of Fine Arts and Communication, the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, the College of Business, the College of Health and Behavioral Sciences, the College of Liberal Arts, and the College of Education.

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