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University of Arizona
|Setting:||Large City Setting|
|Size:||Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)|
|Nicknames:||UA, U of A, 'Zona|
|On-Campus Housing Available:||Yes|
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.
44% of students gave University of Arizona 5 stars overall.
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.
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.
University of Arizona
1401 E University
Tucson, AZ 85721
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Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.
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|Full-Time Undergrad Students||33,190|
|Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)||43,038|
- Latino: 23%
- African American: 4%
- Caucasian: 59%
- American Indian or Alaska native: 2%
- Asian: 6%
- Unknown and Other: 7%
|American Indian or Alaska native||2%|
|Unknown and Other||7%|
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