UAFS to host Dia de Familia

The University of Arkansas – Fort Smith will host Dia de Familia, a campus preview event for Spanish-speaking prospective students and their families, from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Campus tours will be offered before the event, starting at 3:15 p.m. in the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center.


Dia de Familia has sessions conducted both in English and Spanish and allows Spanish-speaking students and their families to learn how UAFS can help them meet their educational and career goals.


Participants will learn about admissions, financial aid, and student life, and will have the chance to meet current students, faculty, and staff, tour the campus, enjoy a free dinner and watch dance performances by the UAFS Spanish Club.


Registration is free. To register, visit For those unable to attend Dia de Familia, campus tours will be given in Spanish Nov. 10 and Dec. 1. To schedule a visit or find out more information about Dia de Familia, contact Rafael Gutierrez, admissions officer, at 479-788-7143 or


Amy Fairbanks, University Relations Coordinator
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
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