The University of Arizona


UA's 2017 Class Highest Achieving in School History

The University of Arizona is home to the best and brightest students in Arizona. According to 2017 enrollment data, the UA brought in the highest achieving class in school history, increasing the number of admitted students in the high achieving category, marked by a cumulative 3.5 high school GPA and above 1300 score on the SAT, by 39 percent. 

A big part of this increase can be attributed to the increased financial aid UA offers. For example, the Dean's Distinction scholarship...

Integrating Handshake and Career Development into the Entire Student Experience w/ Mary Frances Kuper

Back in July, Student Engagement and Career Development adopted Handshake, a new tool to help potential employers on and off-campus attract student talent, to replace Wildcat JobLink. With Student Engagement and Career Development rolling out outreach campaigns to inform students about Handshake, we caught up with Mary Frances Kuper, Associate Director of Career Education, to learn more about the benefits of Handshake and the way it’ll...

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.