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Bear Down for Houston

In an effort to help out the victims of Hurricane Harvey, the University of Arizona will be selling "Bear Down for Houston" t-shirts at all UA BookStores locations starting September 6th. All profits from the sale of the shirt will be donated to the Red Cross. 

UA Named Best 4-Year College in Arizona by Schools.com

The University of Arizona is the best 4-year college in the state, according to a recent article by Schools.com. UA ranks highly on a number of criteria, earning high praise for its wide variety of programs, freshman-to-sophomore year retention rate, affordability, and vast amount of community college transfer pathways.

Data was gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) and evaluated on a 13-point...

Increased Outreach, Student Engagement, Leads to UA's Most Diverse Class Yet

Thanks in large part to increased student outreach, engagement, and financial aid opportunities, the University of Arizona brought in the most diverse class in school history, with 46 percent of students coming from diverse backgrounds. 

In comparison to the 2016 student class, the "number of African American freshmen has risen from 5.9 percent to 6.4 percent, the number of Hispanic freshmen rose from 24.6 percent to 27.2 percent and the number of Pacific Islander and Asian American...

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