Arkansas Tech is continuing its efforts to evaluate, strategize, prioritize, and plan for future improvements of its campuses. You are central to this work. This is an opportunity to help shape the future of Arkansas Tech for the next generation of students based on your experiences.

This master planning process is being led by Polk Stanley Wilcox architects (Little Rock, Ar) and Perkins+Will campus planners (Austin, Tx).

Over the past few months there have been opportunities for open house discussions and workshop sessions with the consultant team. Below are snapshots of survey results:

Student Opinion (Snapshot)

What would help recruit new students at the Russellville Campus?

  • A Recreation Facility
    • Indoor swimming pool
    • Rock climbing wall
    • Bike trails
    • Frisbee golf
  • New Housing
    • New dorms
    • Greek row
    • Fraternity housing
  • New Fine Arts & Humanities
    • New Theatre
  • Student Center/Student Union
    • A place other than Baz-Tech
    • More coffee shops
    • More food options
    • A convenience store
  • 24 Hour Study Facility
    • 24/7 computer lab
  • Agriculture Building
    • Green house facility
    • Community gardens/programs
  • Multi-level Parking Garage
  • Better Wheelchair Access
  • New Science Building
  • Daycare/Preschool
  • Nursing Department Facility
  • A Lapidary School

Student Opinion (Snapshot)

What would help recruit students to Ozark Campus?

  • More areas to meet with other students
  • Student Union/Library
  • Daycare for parents
  • Sciences laboratory
  • Computer Science IT/Networking facility
  • More course for first responders
  • Bigger cafe/coffee shop
  • Nicer classrooms
  • The Health and Wellness Center
  • Campus housing, dorms/student apartments
  • Sports complex, soccer field, baseball field and such

Faculty & Staff Opinion (Snapshot)

In you opinion, please rate the following space types in terms of future need?

  • Need More
    • Classrooms
    • Class Labs
    • Student Study
    • Open Labs
    • Academic Offices
    • Recreation/Exercise
  • Adequate
    • Food Service
    • Library Stacks
    • Athletics
    • Merchandise
    • Student Organization
    • Student Lounge
  • Need Fewer