The University of Arizona

Communications

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.

NEWS

First Cats, UA Launch First-Generation Campaign

If you haven’t heard about the First Cats program, then maybe you’ve seen some of their stickers, buttons, and door placards around campus.

Last month, First Cats launched its visibility campaign for first-generation college students at the University of Arizona, hosting a mixer for faculty, staff, and first-gen students.

Enrollment trends predict there’ll be an increase in first-generation students enrolling in colleges and...

UA Provides New Solutions for Continuing Learners

The University of Arizona is committed to providing lifelong learning opportunities for students and it shows in the way the University supports non-traditional and continuing learners. 

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, 38 percent of college students today are over the age of 25 and this number is projected to increase another 23 percent by 2019.

Many, if not most, of these students are working professionals who are either looking to advance their...

Preparing Non-Traditional Students for Tomorrow's Jobs

The number of adults heading back to school is growing at universities across the nation. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, 38 percent of college students today are over the age of 25 and this number is projected to increase another 23 percent by 2019.

Leaders at the University of Arizona recognized the growth and dynamic needs of non-traditional students early on and created a solution. Through expanded certificate programs and degree offerings, non-...

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