The University of Arizona


Join the Biosphere 2 Research Team in a Free Online Course

The University of Arizona provides extraordinary, engaged student experiences and it shows in the way the university designs its curriculum.

UA Online in collaboration with Coursera, will launch “Biosphere 2 Science for the Future of Our Planet.” The massive open online course is designed to provide students with the opportunity to dive into a world of innovative science, taught by 14 leading UA scientists and led by Kevin E. Bonine, Director of Education and Outreach at Biosphere 2...

The Rise of UA Hockey

Tucson may not be the place most people envision when they think of a hockey city, but that might change in the next few years with the rise of the University of Arizona Hockey team.

Led by coach Chad Berman and a host of phenomenal players, including standout freshman, Anthony Cusanelli, the Wildcats posted one of their best seasons in decades (25-13-2 regular season record), winning the Cactus Cup and earning a playoff berth in the American...

Expanding Mental Health Services on Colleges and Universities

Today, a record number of college students are seeking treatment for depression, anxiety, suicidality and other mental health issues. Others are being recognized by faculty, staff, administrators, friends and family, as having significant mental health challenges (American Psychological Association). 

Between 2009 and 2015, the number of students visiting counseling centers increased 30 percent (...