Office of the Chancellor

Welcome to the University of Arkansas Community College at Hope!

Since 1965, UACCH has been committed to connecting students and community partners to a high quality education, and committed to supporting a culture of academic, occupational, personal growth and enrichment programs throughout southwest Arkansas. As you explore all the opportunities awaiting you at UACCH, I am confident you will discover that we are your bridge to the future.

With campuses in Hope and Texarkana, Arkansas, UACCH continues to be one of Arkansas’s fastest growing colleges. Our faculty and staff pride themselves on the quality, student-focused education we provide our students. This fully accredited, open access institution will help you achieve your educational goals and professional aspirations. Whether you are seeking your first two years of a traditional college education or seeking to gain needed training in a specialized field, UACCH is ready to help you succeed.

UACCH is a proud member of the University of Arkansas System.  We work very closely with the University of Arkansas family to maximize opportunities for our students and community. In addition, UACCH also partners with other institutions to offer select bachelors and master’s degrees through distance learning, as well as partnering with area high schools to provide concurrent credit for students.

UACCH is proud of its reputation for excellence in teaching and its commitment to providing personal enrichment opportunities for our diverse student population. We are committed to expanding opportunities for the region we serve while remaining one of the most affordable higher education institutions in Arkansas.

Our college catalog provides you with important information about UACCH’s courses, programs, services and policies.  All these opportunities and more are waiting for you at UACCH.

To learn more, visit our website at or come by one of our campuses and let us show you around.

Chris Thomason, Chancellor