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Gallup: UA Grads Happier, More Successful than Peers Nationally

University of Arizona alumni lead remarkable lives, according to recent findings from UA’s partner study with Gallup.

Gallup surveyed more than 4,200 UA alumni who received a bachelor's degree between 1949 and 2016 about their collegiate, professional and personal experiences. Results were then compared against graduates from peer institutions and Pac-12 Conference Schools.

Findings show that in comparison to national peers, UA alumni are significantly more likely to be...

UA Begins New Strategic Planning Process

The University of Arizona is aiming to position itself as true leaders in higher education under its new strategic plan.

Led by UA President, Robert C. Robbins, the UA plans to better student enrollment, retention and graduation rates while also looking to elevate research activity and productivity.

Critically, the UA will build on its strength as a leading research institution, and a university that’s committed to student-centered education. Today, UA students receive an...

Career Readiness – It’s What We Do

According to business leaders and employers, new college graduates just aren’t ready for the job.

Today, only 1 out of 3 business leaders agree colleges and universities graduate students with the skills and competencies that their business needs, according to a 2014 Gallup report. Students don’t feel they’re prepared either. Nationally, just 1 out of 3 college students say they’re...

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