The University of Arizona


CatPulse Insight - Customizing, Personalizing the College Experience

Key Points

  1. Today’s consumers want to customize, personalize their buying experience.
  2. Consumers look for exclusivity, products tailored to fit their exact needs.
  3. Much like consumer markets, education seems to be picking up on this trend and moving in the same direction.
  4. Younger generation of UA students, especially this year’s freshman class, increasingly value the ability to create their own unique UA experience. 


UA Innovates Traditional Models to Help Non-Traditional Students

The University of Arizona is ahead of the curve in serving and ensuring non-traditional students find success. 

Across the United States, colleges and universities are seeing an increase in the number of non-traditional students seeking postsecondary education. These students often deal with obstacles such a mobility, family obligations, and current career. 

Through new educational offerings, such as the UA's first-of-its-kind global micro-campus model and UA Online, non-...

UA, Caterpillar Partnership Expands Innovation in Tucson

Caterpillar is driving technology and innovation forward in Tucson, thanks in large part to its partnership with the University of Arizona.

Last year, Caterpillar relocated their Surface Mining and Technology Division from Illinois to Tucson. In order to hit the ground running, the UA and Caterpillar teamed up to create the 360 Mining Program - a custom educational experience that provides Caterpillar employees with a curriculum tailored to match industry needs.