35,123
Students
Financial aid thermometer
13,288
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
83
83%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

The University of Arizona is a University institution located in Tucson, AZ, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address Tucson, AZ  85721
United States
Contact Phone: 520-621-2211

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Agriculture And Agriculture Operations Related Checkmark
Agronomy And Crop Science Checkmark
Animal Sciences Checkmark
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Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
African American/Black Studies Checkmark
American Indian/Native American Studies Checkmark
Asian Studies (East) Checkmark
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, And Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Checkmark
Latin American Studies Checkmark
Near And Middle Eastern Studies Checkmark
Women's Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Cell And Molecular Biology Checkmark
Ecology And Evolutionary Biology Checkmark
Microbiology Checkmark
Neuroscience Checkmark
Physiology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Business/managerial Economics Checkmark
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Human Resources Management Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Operations Management Checkmark
Retail Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Web Page, Digital/multimedia And Information Resources Design Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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Elementary Education Checkmark
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Learning Sciences Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Aerospace, Aeronautical And Astronautical/space Engineering Checkmark
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering Checkmark
Biological/biosystems Engineering Checkmark
Chemical Engineering Checkmark
Civil Engineering Checkmark
Electrical, Electronics And Communications Engineering Related Checkmark
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering Checkmark
Industrial Engineering Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering Checkmark
Mining And Mineral Engineering Checkmark
Systems Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
Creative Writing Checkmark
English Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Human Development And Family Studies Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Arabic Checkmark
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
French Checkmark
German Checkmark
Italian Checkmark
Linguistics Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Communication Sciences And Disorders Checkmark
Community Health Services Counseling Checkmark
Pre-veterinary Studies Checkmark
Public Health Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Nutrition Sciences Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
Jewish/Judaic Studies Checkmark
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Geology/earth Science Checkmark
Hydrology And Water Resources Science Checkmark
Materials Science Checkmark
Optical Sciences Checkmark
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Science Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology Checkmark
Applied Economics Checkmark
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Geographic Information Science And Cartography Checkmark
Geography Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Dance Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Film/cinema/video Studies Checkmark
Fine/studio Arts Checkmark
Music Checkmark
Music Performance Checkmark
Musical Theater Checkmark
Theater Design And Technology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

33,608
Applied
28,089
Accepted
35,123
Enrolled
84%
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Female Admissions

18,890
Females Applied
16,024
Females Accepted
85%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

14,718
Males Applied
12,065
Males Accepted
82%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.3
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs A minimum high school GPA of 3
Recommended Essay
Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen May 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 586 540 650
SAT Math 596 560 690
ACT Composite 25 21 28

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

12,200
In-state
35,700
Out-of-state
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Fees

12,550
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

13,288
Avg. Financial Aid Package
16,047
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
24,263
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,160
Avg. Loan Aid
7,974
Avg. Grant Aid
10,555
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
97% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
58%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
11%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

35,123
Total undergrad students
8%
International Students
31%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 26.54%
Black or African American 3.89%
White or Caucasian 49.52%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.26%
Asian 5.3%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.26%
Two or more races 4.52%
Other 0.71%

Gender

Male (48.46%)
Female (51.54%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 20%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
Spring Fling Carnival, Cultural Programs and Family Weekend

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Alpha Epsilon Delta, Wildcats Committed to Animal Rescue and Education, Physiology, Psi Chi Chapter and Investments Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
emergency telephones

Faculty

2,347
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 1,985
Part-time - 362
Male - 1,388
Female - 959