Fayetteville and the University Community

The U of A is located in Fayetteville, Arkansas, a beautiful community nestled in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains. With over 58,000 inhabitants, Fayetteville is known for its rich natural beauty, healthful climate, clean air, low cost of living, and low crime rate.

While the area maintains its rural atmosphere with the accompanying natural beauty and unhurried lifestyle, the town of Fayetteville and the nearby communities offer the same conveniences found in more urban settings.

Upon arrival, students will see why Fayetteville has been ranked by numerous national surveys as one of the top 10 places in the United States to live.

Ranked as the leading metropolitan area for job growth, Fayetteville, Springdale and Rogers are ideal cities for graduates, emerging professionals, people seeking career changes and entrepreneurs. Read the full report from the Milken Institute here.

The cradle of industry giants like Wal-Mart, J.B. Hunt, Superior Industries and Tyson Foods as well as the base for the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Northwest Arkansas promises many employment possibilities and potential for economic prosperity.

Fayetteville offers a stable business climate for those seeking to invest in small business ventures, individuals on the corporate track and people looking for general employment.

Helpful City of Fayetteville Phone Numbers

Community Resources Phone Number
(Long Distance Add: 1 + US Area Code 479)
(All Addresses add: Fayetteville, AR 72701 USA )
City of Fayetteville (Water Utility) 521-1258 113 W. Mountain Street
SWEPCO (Electric Utility Company) 1-888-216-3523
Ozarks Electric (Electric Utility Company) 521-2900 3641 Wedington Drive
Cox Cable Television 751-2000 3390 Futrall Drive
Arkansas Western Gas 521-5330 1083 Sain Street
SBC Communications (Telephone) 1-800-464-7928
Fayetteville Public Schools 444-3000 1000 Stone Street
Walton Arts Center 443-5600 495 W. Dickson Street
Auto License & Driver's License 442-7691 965 S. Razorback Road
Fayetteville Public Library 571-2222 401 W. Mountain Street

Fayetteville Location - United States Map
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Northwest Arkansas - MapQuest Map - Google Maps
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