Monday, July 20, 2020, University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Chancellor Terisa Riley released the Protecting the Pride:  Returning to UAFS in Fall 2020 (link out of date) plan in a campus-wide email. The document announces expectations for fall operations on the UAFS campus as well as answers to questions from students, faculty and staff about the fall semester. 


The full text of her email is below:

"Dear Lions,

Attached, you will find the UAFS plan Protecting the Pride:  Returning to UAFS in Fall 2020 (link out of date).  Protecting the Pride is critical to our institutional success, and we will continue to update this document over the coming weeks as additional information is available to us.  

It is important to note that we will be creating a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page that is linked in this document.  Please feel free to ask any questions that you may have that are not answered in the plan document at

Athletics:  The presidents and chancellors of the Lone Star Conference will meet on Friday to discuss all fall sports.  When a decision is made I will communicate that to the campus via email.

Thanks to everyone for your support and stay safe, Lions!"



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Monday, July 20, 2020
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