The University of Arizona


CatPulse Wednesday - Wildcats on Their Dream Jobs

In a recent CatPulse survey, nearly 60 percent of Wildcats identified a dream job that fell within the STEM field. This is hardly surprising given the University of Arizona’s strong reputation as a science and research institution and the presence of two medical schools on campus.

But what’s...

Reimagining the Campus Core

Imagine a place where health and wellness support academic outcomes and Silicon Valley technology are dedicated to student success. For the University of Arizona, such a vision will soon become a reality through the Launch Pad fundraising initative. The initative is designed to power student success. By transforming iconic campus landmarks into spaces designed for cutting-edge teaching and learning strategies, the UA will move to the forefront of...

A New Level of Workforce Readiness – UA’s 100% Engagement Initiative

In a recent meeting with Phoenix business leaders, Melissa Vito learned it was not business costs or supply chains that concerned them about Arizona. Rather, it was the quality of the state’s talent pipeline and educated workforce. 

Years ago, the University of Arizona anticipated these concerns and in 2015, created the 100% Engagement Initiative to address these problems. The goal was simple – to make UA graduates the most competitive in career and graduate-school...