MONTICELLO — The University of Arkansas at Monticello board of people convened for its once-a-year assembly on Thursday, and Jeff Weaver, the school’s vice chancellor for development and main of team, unveiled a number of factors of the university’s latest internet marketing and student conversation campaign.
In March, Peggy Doss, chancellor of UAM, mailed a welcome letter to all not too long ago admitted fall 2022 college students. The letter highlighted the university’s attempts to connect future pupils with each and every financial useful resource out there. UAM superscores the ACT and will now settle for ACCUPLACER scores, as well. In 2021, UAM dispersed about $17 million in will need-primarily based assist, and 96% of initial-yr learners received some type of economic assistance. The college offers institutional scholarships up to $12,000 for each calendar year and yearly awards an typical of 1,400 personal scholarships.
Through the meeting, Weaver outlined numerous further initiatives involved in the marketing campaign.
UAM is featuring all tumble 2022 very first-time freshmen and new transfer students a $500 scholarship if they pre-sign up for courses on April 18, 19 or 20 and go to UAM through the fall 2022 semester. Weaver observed that terms and ailments could implement.
In the course of the assembly, Weaver debuted a new business for UAM, which is aspect of a four-element commercial sequence that is out there on UAM’s YouTube channel, UAMonticello:
• UAM: Quality Education, Reasonably priced Tuition.
• UAM: Admissions and Aid.
• UAM: Scholar Experience.
• UAM: The Appropriate Selection.
The UAM board of website visitors incorporates the following associates: Linda Armour, Lake Village Jim Daniels, McGehee Roger George, Warren J. Michael Jones, Dumas Mellie Jo Owen, Monticello Gregg Reep, Warren Scott Saffold, Monticello Jeremy Sparks, Alexander and Michael Walker, Star Metropolis.
The board is advised by the chancellor and authorized by the College of Arkansas board of trustees. These members provide as advisers to the chancellor.