We are so glad that you have chosen to pursue your education in Northwest Arkansas! We are here to help you succeed. We work to help you balance school, life and enjoying your colleagues.
Our students have opportunities to interact with patients in the student-led interprofessional North Street Clinic, providing care to members of the local Marshallese community. We coordinate community outreach events that improve the lives of area residents through truly community-based health care.
Fayetteville – and all of Northwest Arkansas – is a great place to live, learn and work. Our cost of living is well below the national average, yet you’ll find a wealth of amenities in our area of the Natural State.
We offer the best in natural beauty and fun. Our amazing trail system is great for walking, running and biking. Northwest Arkansas is a top location for mountain biking in the United States. We offer great shopping, from unique boutiques to national names you’ll recognize. We are uniquely located for amazing day trips, and easy domestic and international travel.
Resources for Current Students
We want to ensure that your time on our campus is safe and meaningful. Please review our Northwest Regional Campus Student Handbook to learn more about our campus, our safety expectations and the many resources that are available to you.
Student Medical Services
The UAMS Northwest Family Medical Center, located within the UAMS Northwest Regional Campus, is the provider for Student Health Services for the Northwest Regional Campus.
- Treatment of minor illnesses as covered by student health fee
- The following CLIA-waived procedures: Strep, flu, UA without micro analysis
- TB skin tests
- Care of needle-sticks and blood/body fluid exposures
- Referral to a physician is available for students who require services outside the scope of Student Health including treatment of chronic and severe illnesses, lab services not listed above, x-rays, etc. (These items will be billed to student/insurance.)
Contact them for an appointment at 479-521-8260.
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Northwest Wellness Program Services
The UAMS Northwest Regional Campus Wellness Program promotes “Wellness” as the idea of being able to balance more than just physical and medical health, but integrate your values, life meaning, finances, occupation, social life, intellect, technology, emotions and environment into your chosen lifestyle.
The UAMS Northwest Regional Campus Wellness Program provides multiple services to address our mission:
- Clinical Services
- Outreach Events
- Student Advocacy Council/Northwest Student App
- Prior Information Cache
- Group Meetings
- UAMS-wide resources are also available at gethealthy.uams.edu.
UAMS Northwest Regional Campus
East-side Basement Floor (across from the yoga room)
1125 N. College Ave., Fayetteville, AR 72703
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Our region offers lots of amenities and resources for enjoying this region.
FindingNWA is a guide for those moving to the Northwest Arkansas area. It features overviews of activities and our communities.
EngageNWA supports individuals who have relocated to the area globally for higher education and offers a variety of events and resources.
Livability Fayetteville is the relocation guide published by the Fayetteville Area Chamber of Commerce for those moving to the area.
Springdale, immediately north of Fayetteville is one of the region’s fast-growing communities and is home to an amazing taco tour.