THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA
A PLACE OF INFINITE POSSIBILITIES

THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA
A PLACE OF INFINITE POSSIBILITIES

The University of Arizona is a place of infinite possibilities. At the intersection of teaching, research, service and innovation, we are empowered to improve lives in Arizona and beyond. We know from experience that when we ask bigger questions, the world sees better answers.

The UA is Arizona’s only member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), an organization of 62 leading public and private research universities in the United States and Canada. Membership in AAU is by invitation and is based on the high quality of programs of academic research and scholarship, as well as undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, and general recognition that a university is outstanding by reason of the excellence of its research and education programs.

FAST FACTS

  • 34,027

    UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

  • 9,553

    GRADUATE AND PROFESSIONAL STUDENTS

  • 3,158

    TOTAL FACULTY

  • 300+

    UNDERGRADUATE, GRADUATE, AND PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMS OFFERED

LEADERSHIP

President Dr. Robert Clayton Robbins

STUDENT LIFE

The UA’s mascot is the Wildcat, which is fitting because a spirit of curiosity and ambition is felt throughout campus. Here, you will get to know yourself completely, apply learning beyond the classroom through multiple life experiences, and meet incredible people like yourself who want to make the world better.

  • 600+ student clubs and organizations
  • Top athletics program with men’s and women’s sports
  • Easy transportation on and around campus
  • First-class campus facilities for fitness, outdoor sports, aquatics and more

HOUSING

There are so many great reasons to live on campus – you’ll do better in school, make lifelong friends, have a built-in support system and live close to everything.

The University of Arizona’s 23 residence halls come in all shapes, sizes and locations (districts) on campus – which means you have a lot of choices! Think about your lifestyle. Do you like to be surrounded by a lot of people, or do you prefer to know everyone in your hall? Is the location on campus important?

  • 7,000 students live in campus housing
  • 23 different residence halls (dorms)
  • More than 8% higher GPA for students who live on campus their first year
  • 50% higher 4-year graduation rate for students who live on campus

Check out video tours of all 23 residence halls

Off-Campus Housing (OCH) is also available. OCH is a free University of Arizona service that helps students with their housing needs. OCH provides tools, resources, information and events designed to make searching for a home an easier experience!

Explore off-campus housing

DINING

The University of Arizona offers one of the finest college dining services in the country. Our quality, variety, convenience, and healthy food options are unsurpassed. There are over 35 different eateries, conveniently situated throughout the campus to meet your dining needs for every meal, every day. From cafeteria dining, to national franchises and brands - plus a variety of specialty restaurants and value added meal plans -- the University of Arizona will provide you with the very best!

CAMPUS SAFETY

Safety is an important issue for the University of Arizona campus community. Campus safety resources and services to help keep the UA a safe community include:

  • SafeCats: A proactive educational campaign that disperses information related to safety on and off campus through various avenues.
  • CatTran Shuttle: Offers both on-campus shuttle service and express service to off-campus lots.
  • Safe Ride: ASUA Safe Ride provides a safe, night-time method of transportation to all university-affiliated persons on and around the main campus.
  • UA Police Department: Provides law enforcement and security services to the campus community.
  • UA Alerts: A service that allows registered users -- including UA students and employees, their families and other community members -- to receive emergency alerts on their cell phones or other mobile devices during a campus emergency.

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