The University of Arizona


5 College Success Hacks from Wildcats

With the semester set to start next week, we've put together a special edition of CatPulse to highlight the best back-to-school tips for college success according to Wildcats. These are REAL responses from 450 REAL UA students.

1. Build a solid foundation in your first year. 


Bridging the Gap Between College and Workforce

According to a 2015 survey conducted on behalf of the Association of American Colleges & Universities, only 37 percent of employers believed that recent college graduates were well-prepared with current technologies.

In an effort to bridge this technical skills gap between college and the workforce, Student Engagement & Career Development recently launched two skill-building programs,...

UA Online Sees 280 Percent Year-to-Year Growth

Since its debut in fall 2015, UA Online has seen a 280 percent increase in its year-to-year growth. This fall, enrollment figures for fully online graduate and undergraduate students are expected to surpass 3,000, placing UA Online on target to meet or exceed the Arizona Board of Regents' goals for online enrollment. 

Much of this growth can be attributed to the addition of complete undergraduate programs available at UA Online, including the successful introduction of a complete...