The University of Arizona


How to Save Money While Earning a UA Degree

The University of Arizona provides innovative solutions to college affordability. Through its online programs, distance learning centers, and international micro-campuses, students have the ability to earn a world-class degree in the right path for them. 

For example, a semester at UA South in Sierra Vista will cost students about $8,500, saving them nearly $6,000 per academic year. In fact, UA South and other UA distance learning centers are...

Media Recap: UA Named a Hispanic-Serving Institution

This April, the University of Arizona was designated a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) by the U.S. Department of Education. With the designation, the UA joins 105 four-year public institutions and only a few from Research I and the Association of American Universities that meet the criteria for eligibility for HSI designation. The UA is also the first of Arizona's three state universities to be so designated.

The HSI...

Faculty Fellows Spotlight - Don McCarthy

Don McCarthy, Astronomer and Distinguished Professor at the University of Arizona, makes s’mores for students in Coronado every Monday night. Don has been a part of the Faculty Fellows for four years. 

The Faculty Fellows program supports student success by connecting students with faculty in resident halls, cultural centers, or other campus resource centers. Faculty Fellows was created to make a large...