Welcome to the Student Financial Services – Financial Aid website at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). We look forward to assisting you by providing guidance through the financial aid process. We understand your need for financial assistance and our staff is dedicated to helping you as you pursue your college education.
UAMS is required to provide information published by the U.S. Department of Education to students at any time that information regarding loan availability is provided. The publication includes information about rights and responsibilities of students and schools under Title IV, HEA loan programs. National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) HEOA Section 489 amended HEA Section 485B(d)(4). If UAMS enters into an agreement with a potential student, student, or parent of a student regarding a Title IV, HEA loan are required to inform the student or parent that the loan will be submitted to the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS), and will be accessible by guaranty agencies, lenders, and schools determined to be authorized users of the data system.
For student loan information published by the U.S. Department of Education, go to: https://studentaid.gov/understand-aid/types/loans
Official Means of Communication
Our official means of communication is email. Please be sure to check your UAMS email account often. Please do not hesitate to contact our office with any questions or concerns you may have. Never assume everything is okay. Staying abreast of your financial aid processing status is critical and will allow our office to assist you as accurately and promptly as possible. Registration/Disbursement periods are busy times for our office. During this time, your hold and/or wait time may be longer than normal.
Financial Aid Office Operating Hours
8:00am – 4:30pm
Phone: (501) 686-5451
Fax: (501) 686-8002
Administration West Building CHP 6A
4301 West Markham St., Slot 864
Little Rock, AR 72205