The University of Arizona


The Office of the Senior Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management has created a format that will allow you to keep track of any news and updates pertaining to our office. Here you may read about organizational changes, accomplishments, emergency updates and much more.


UA Use Data to Up Student Retention

The University of Arizona is one of the leading institutions utilizing data to make real progress in student success and retention, according to a recent article by KJZZ.

For the 2017-2018 academic year, student retention at the UA reached an all-time high in school history at 83 percent. Strong retention rates indicate that greater numbers of students who enter the UA stay and eventually graduate.

A big part of this success can be attributed to the UA’s use of data and...

Modernizing Career Readiness

While face-to-face appointments for resume critiques and interview practice have worked in the past, today's students have dynamic needs that must be met with updated models of career readiness. 

At the University of Arizona, campus leaders such as Melissa Vito, senior vice president for Student Affairs, Enrollment Management and Strategic Initiatives, anticipated these needs and built a new model of career readiness that has helped UA students reach a new level of career success.  ...

Gallup: UA Grads Happier, More Successful than Peers Nationally

University of Arizona alumni lead remarkable lives, according to recent findings from UA’s partner study with Gallup.

Gallup surveyed more than 4,200 UA alumni who received a bachelor's degree between 1949 and 2016 about their collegiate, professional and personal experiences. Results were then compared against graduates from peer institutions and Pac-12 Conference Schools.

Findings show that in comparison to national peers, UA alumni are significantly more likely to be...