College of Engineering

College of Engineering

“The College of Engineering at the University of Arkansas is experiencing amazing growth and successful engineering students are graduating in record numbers! The credit for this goes to the college’s dedicated faculty and staff for keeping students in class and moving towards graduation with a top educational experience. As a graduate of this program, I hope you will join me in giving back. Your gift will provide needed facilities and expand programs to benefit our future students. Go Hogs Go!”

- Jim McClelland (B.S.C.E. ‘67), Committee Co-Chair

The University of Arkansas College of Engineering is the largest engineering program in the state of Arkansas. Over the past decade, the college has experienced unprecedented growth. Undergraduate enrollment has doubled since 2007, and total enrollment in the college is now over 4,000 students. The College of Engineering offers graduate and undergraduate degrees in nine engineering fields, as well as incorporating distance learning and interdisciplinary programs. Faculty in the college conduct research in many key areas, including electronics, energy, healthcare logistics, nanotechnology, transportation and logistics.

Total Goal: $68,500,000

Campaign Committee

Jim McClelland, Chair

Troy Alley

Kevin Brown

Ansel Condray

Bill Cravens

Stacy Gunderman

Mac Hogan

Rodger Kline

Angela Kuli

Bert Parker

Neil Schmitt

Larry Stephens

Julian Stewart

Gus Vratsinas

Chris Weiser

Jim Womble

Campaign Strategic Objectives

Student Success

Student Success

  • Programs to improve retention and graduation
  • Support for underrepresented students
  • Scholarships and fellowships to attract talented students
Innovation and Collaboration

Innovation and Collaboration

  • Endowed chairs to attract and retain top faculty
  • Research endowment to support faculty and student investigation
  • Entrepreneurship endowment to encourage innovation
Room for Discovery

Room for Discovery

  • Civil Engineering Research and Education Center building project
  • John A. White, Jr. Engineering Hall addition

Key Contacts

Emily Wood

Emily Wood
Interim Director of Development

Stella Clark

Stella Clark
Development Specialist

John English

John English