University of Arizona (U of A)

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Tucson, AZ

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University of Arizona

University of Arizona

University of Arizona Student Essentials

University of Arizona Student Essentials Region: Setting: Type: Affiliation: Size: Mascot: Nicknames: Website: On-Campus Housing Available: Selectivity: In-State Tuition: Out-of-State Tuition: Retention Rate: Enrollment: Year Established:
Southwest
Large City Setting
Public
Not applicable
Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Wildcats
UA, U of A, 'Zona
www.arizona.edu
Yes
Selective
$ 10,035
$ 26,231
80%
43,038
1885

About U of A

The University of Arizona (UA) is a large school in Tucson that has been recognized as being one of the top public universities in the nation.

UA has undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degree programs in academic areas such as: Agricultural and Resource Economics; Business Administration; Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics; and Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law.

Study abroad programs are also available for adventurous students who want to travel to other parts of the world while earning academic credit.

College life at UA is full of opportunities to get involved in campus events, recreational activities, student clubs and organizations, Wildcat athletics, and more. UA even has its own art and anthropology museums, as well as performing arts facilities, for those who are interested in learning through engaging exhibits and productions.

Applications must be submitted for admissions to UA, along with official transcripts, standardized test scores, and application fee. Minimum test scores are not required.

Financial aid is granted to eligible students through various resources: grants, loans, scholarships, work-study, and military education benefits.

If you are looking for a diverse institution for higher learning, with the potential for many rewarding college experiences, take some time to research the University of Arizona.

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U of A Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4.5 of 5 Stars 9 Reviews

44% of students gave University of Arizona 5 stars overall.

4 reviews 4 reviews 1 review 0 reviews 0 reviews

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

Overall Rating

I think the school is pretty good. We have a lot of diversity, and a lot of interesting courses to take. It's just there is not a lot of student involvement. There needs to be better representation of the student body in making decisions about budget and tuition.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating

Overall, the University of Arizona is a pretty good school. I like the scenery and that there are a lot of places where you can just sit and think. There could be more places that would accept the meal plan they have on campus. I like how they have a club fair where you can the tons of clubs there actually are. The academics are hard, some of them anyway, but for the most part you can see the value in the hard work.

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U of A Map & Location

University of Arizona

1401 E University

Tucson, AZ 85721

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Getting Around U of A

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10 walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Tucson, AZ El blog del arroz, trucos, recetas, consejos, curiosidades... El blog del Arroz

Winter Dec 64 41 Jan 65 42 Feb 68 44 Spring Mar 74 48 Apr 82 55 May 91 64 Summer Jun 99 72 Jul 99 76 Aug 97 75 Fall Sep 94 71 Oct 84 59 Nov 73 48

U of A Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students Freshman Class Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
33,190
7,032
43,038

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 23%
  • African American: 4%
  • Caucasian: 59%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 2%
  • Asian: 6%
  • Unknown and Other: 7%
]]> Latino African American Caucasian American Indian or Alaska native Asian Unknown and Other
23%
4%
59%
2%
6%
7%
Undergraduate 77% Graduate 23% Full-Time 97% Part-Time 3% Women 55% Men 45% International 3% Domestic 97%

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