Welcome to University of the Ozarks! We are a fully accredited, private, undergraduate university that is affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA). Our picturesque 30-acre campus lies at the foot of the scenic Ozark Mountains in Clarksville, Arkansas, approximately 100 miles west of Little Rock and 60 miles east of Fort Smith.
Ozarks was founded in 1834 by Cumberland Presbyterians as Cane Hill School at Cane Hill, Arkansas. In 1891, the school was moved to Clarksville, Arkansas, where it still remains.
With an average enrollment of 675 students, Ozarks is a small school, yet it's a place where students find big opportunities. And despite her small size, Ozarks has often been ahead of her time. Over the years the uiversity was:
We invite you to explore our website to learn more about Ozarks, and the unique opportunities she has to offer. As always, we welcome your questions and comments...simply use our online form to contact us, or email the University Webmaster at firstname.lastname@example.org.