Just Imagine...

At the University of Arizona, wonder fuels all that we do. It’s what pushes us to make the unreal real, and what will inspire you as an Arizona Wildcat. Shape the world in your own unique way at one of the nation’s best investments for academic quality and return on your tuition dollars. Choose from more than 300 majors while benefiting from your professors’ mentorship thanks to a 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio. Align your education with your interests, values and strengths while gaining experience to launch your dream career. This is the university that asks, what could you achieve if there was no holding back? Here's your chance to find out.

Classrooms Without Walls

Your Arizona journey is an investment in yourself that pays you back for a lifetime. Our Student Engagement and Career Development will connect you with opportunities to upgrade your major through internships, research projects, volunteering and others to uncover your passions and build experience. We also offer LifeLab, a free service where you can get help building your résumé and acing interviews, find potential jobs, connect to hands-on learning opportunities and so much more. Imagine your dream career, and get ready to make it happen. No goal is too ambitious when you have the support and resources we offer.

A Degree That Pays You Back

Arizona is named a Best Value College by both The Princeton Review and Forbes for good reason. The knowledge and experience you gain here will pay you back for a lifetime. Need proof? Nine out of ten alumni report their education was worth the cost. At Arizona, 85 % of students receive financial aid in the form of scholarships or grants. With resources like the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid, as well as our Scholarship Universe scholarship-matching tool, we’ll work with you to remove barriers to earning your degree. And with our Guaranteed Tuition Plan, you can rest easy knowing your tuition and mandatory fees won’t increase for four years (eight consecutive semesters).

Life at its Fullest

Discover a campus culture that celebrates individuality and empowers you to find your niche. Around 70% of Wildcats are actively involved on campus. And with more than 600 student clubs and organizations, it’s easy to see why. Make new friends and get involved in causes you care about while building valuable leadership skills. Plus, our hometown of Tucson offers so much to enjoy. With tons to do and explore, it’s no wonder more than one million people call the Tucson metro area home. Plan a campus visit and get ready to fall in love with its character, find your favorite hangouts and be supported by locals who love Arizona just as much as you do.

Admissions Website

Ready to learn more about becoming an Arizona Wildcat? Visit our Office of Admissions website.

Additional Resources

 Deadline Information

  • August 1 - Fall 2022 application opens
  • May 2 - Fall 2022 deadline for first-year applicants
  • June 1 - Fall 2022 deadline for transfer applicants
  • May 16 - Fall 2022 deadline for international applicants

The Univeristy of Arizona does not participate in Early Decision/Early Action. 

Required Application Materials

 U.S. First-Year Applicants

  • The Coalition Application + University of Arizona Questions
  • $80 Application fee or fee waiver for out-of-state applicants
  • $50 Application fee or fee waiver for in-state applicants
  • SAT/ACT scores are not required for general admission to the university. They are also not required for merit scholarship eligibility or admission to our more selective programs such as the Honors College. If a student chooses to submit official SAT/ACT scores, they may be used to assist with class placement at orientation or to help fulfill Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR) course competencies. Our office does not "superscore" exam scores; we review the best singular test sitting.
    • Please note: Official test scores must be sent directly from the testing agency.
  • Please do not send letters of recommendation or other supplemental items

U.S. Transfer Applicants

  • The Coalition Application + University of Arizona Questions
  • $80 Application fee or fee waiver for out-of-state applicants
  • $50 Application fee or fee waiver for in-state applicants
  • Official college transcripts
  • Official high school transcripts if you are under the age of 22 when you apply. 

International Applicants

  • The Coalition Application + University of Arizona Questions
  • $85 Application fee or fee waiver
  • Official secondary school/post-secondary school transcript(s)
  • Proof of Engligh Proficiency.
    Please click here for more information regarding English Proficiency requirements

Financial Aid

At Arizona, 85% of students receive financial aid. For more information, please visit our Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid website.

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