Staff Development Resources

The University of Arkansas offers several types of assistance and development opportunities for staff.


The University offers an Employee/Spouse/Dependent Tuition Waiver, which reduces the amount of tuition required for classes. More information is available at


The Staff Senate Scholarship provides up to $250 per semester to elegible staff members. More information is available at


The Educational Development Incentive is a degree completion award that awards up to 6% of your base pay, as outlined in UAF Policy 420.0 at


University staff qualify for Professional and Workforce Development offered through Global Campus. Use the discount code “UA10” for a 10% discount.


Staff also qualify for Paid Educational Leave assistance on a case-by-case basis. See


Additionally, the University provides free online training through Linkedin Learning. Log in at


Finally, Human Resources offers the Employee Development Program (EDP). Class offerings are available at, and Equal Opportunity and Compliance training course calendar is available at