University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Email Advising—Spring 2020 Term

The health and safety of students, faculty and staff is our top priority; therefore,for the remainder of the spring 2020 semester, the Undergraduate Programs Office will be providing EMAIL advisingfor all students. Please find your appropriate student status below and follow the listed instructions to contact an advisor.

Current Business Majors and Minors


If you need academic advising for the summer or fall semester, need a hold removed, or have questions regarding the curriculumor your schedule, please email your academic advisor with the following information:

  • Full Name
  • University of Arkansas ID Number
  • Major
  • Minor
  • Please keep your email brief, but it is helpful if you include your questions, the number of hours you plan to take in the fall semester, and if you plan to take any summer classes. If you plan to take summer classes, please let your advisor know if you plan to take them at the U of A or another institution.

Emails must be sent from your UARK email address.


Do not email multiple advisors. We will respond to your emails as soon as possible in the order they were received. If you do not have an academic advisor, email connect@walton.uark.edu with the above information and your message with be routed to an advisor for response.

New Transfer Students


If you are a new transfer student coming to the University of Arkansas starting in summer or fall 2020, please email transfer@walton.uark.edu with the following information:


  • Full Name
  • University of Arkansas ID Number (if known)
  • Intended Major (include minor(s) if applicable)
  • Approximate number of credit hours being transferred and from what institutions
  • Please keep your email brief, but it is helpful if you include your questions, the number of hours you plan to take in the fall semester, and if you plan to take any summer classes. If you plan to take summer classes, please let your advisor know if you plan to take them at the U of A or another institution.

A transfer advisor will respond to emails as soon as possible in the order they are received.


Current and New Online Students


If you are currently enrolled in or have been recently admitted to one of our 100% online programs for summer or fall 2020 (General Business, Accounting, Supply Chain Management), please email Katie Pounders, Assistant Director for Online Programs, at kpounders@walton.uark.edu for next steps. Please include your:

  • Full Name
  • Student ID Number (if known)
  • Major
  • Status (new or current online student)

Please note that these instructions are only for students who are admitted to one of the three Walton Online Degree Programs. Students who were admitted as general (on-campus) students must use the advising instructions listed under Current Students regardless of course delivery preferences.