The University of Arizona strives to be an inclusive academic community that all students can access, and in which all students can achieve their potential through full participation in the classroom, academic support programs, leadership opportunities, and clubs and organizations. This section will help you learn about UA’s outreach programs, how to gain admission, get financial aid, and achieve your degree aspirations.
Get Started: Information for Prospective Students
The University of Arizona promotes inclusive environments where all students can achieve their full potential. The resources provided here are meant to facilitate students’ entry into the University and their pathways from acceptance through graduation and beyond.
Be a wildcat! Learn how the UA actively recruits students from diverse backgrounds through diversity and inclusion efforts such as high school visitation programs, summer camps, on-campus workshops, early outreach, community involvement initiatives.
Get Financial Resources
There are many resources available to help you pay for college. Our goal is to make the UA affordable to families from all income levels.
Get Educated in Academic Courses
Find inclusive classrooms where intentional and continuing engagement with diversity issues is apparent in interactions of students and faculty. UA students have over 120 undergraduate programs to choose from, many with an emphasis on diverse issues including Mexican American Studies, Africana Studies, Women’s Studies, Disability Studies, LGBTQ Studies and many others.
Get Academic Support
Link to resources committed to supporting the diverse cultural, social and academic needs of our students.
Get Leadership Skills
Today’s rapidly changing demographics and increasing emphasis on a global economy mean that employers need people with skills to interact with people from all over the world. For businesses to have a competitive advantage requires leaders who understand the subtleties of other cultures, leaders who speak other languages, and leaders who understand how to build inclusive teams.
Get Connected to Clubs & Organizations
UA Students are encouraged to take full advantage of the many extracurricular programs, activities, and organizations that enrich their university experience and encourage positive interaction with peers from different cultures and backgrounds.
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