To enhance the social and cultural environment of UAMS by providing a welcoming and respectful space to study, hang out, have lunch, and socialize with your peers. We strive to be an active, safe, all-inclusive, trendy place for students to enjoy. It is our goal to offer every student a “living room” type setting to relax outside of the classroom.
About the UAMS Student Center:
The Student Center is a popular destination for student events, initiatives, and campus-wide departmental collaborations. It is an open space with a cool modern design, flat screen televisions, and many charge stations for your electronic devices. The Student Center’s hours of operation are Monday-Friday 7:00am-4: 00 pm. Extended study hours may be available.
Local Grounds is located within the UAMS Student Center. It is Local Grounds goal to serve the community by creating excellent handcrafted foods. This location is a warm and friendly spot to enjoy fresh bread, soups, sandwiches, salads, and we proudly serve Starbucks coffee every day. There are intimate tables for two to enjoy a quiet lunch with a friend or it can accommodate a larger group gathering. Also, there is outdoor seating to enjoy when the weather permits. Local Grounds hours of operation are Monday-Friday 7:00am-2: 00 pm. (501)-320-7080.
200 Hooper Drive/Little Rock, AR 72204
Vanessa L. Lewis/Student Services Manager/501-686-5654