Write these dates down! From the first-year student application deadline to the deadline to apply for financial aid, these are some of the most important days to look forward to on your journey to become a Wildcat.
Your University of Arizona application deadline varies depending on the semester you are applying for. Before you get started, review what you will need to apply, including test scores, transcripts, and more.
|Starting Semester||Application Open||Application Deadline|
|Summer 2023||July 1, 2022||May 1, 2023|
|Fall 2023||July 1, 2022||May 1, 2023|
|Spring 2024||April 1, 2023||November 1, 2023|
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) opens each year on October 1. Fill out your FAFSA after you apply for admission to find out what types of financial aid you can be offered.
April 1 is the priority submission date, but you can submit your FAFSA application even earlier. The sooner your FAFSA application is submitted, the better your chances are to qualify for free grant money – and, the sooner you’ll hear back from the University of Arizona, Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid with your financial offer.
University of Arizona FAFSA school code: 001083
|FAFSA Application Open||October 1, 2022|
|Spring FAFSA Submission Date||November 1, 2022|
|Fall FAFSA Submission Date||April 1, 2023|
You may also qualify for a merit-based tuition scholarship based on your academic performance. Each scholarship has its own eligibility requirements and deadlines.
To qualify for scholarship consideration, you must submit your complete application for admission by May 1, 2023.
Merit-Based Tuition Scholarship Requirements
Non-federal aid and other scholarships are also available to future students. Explore Scholarship Universe, which matches admitted University of Arizona students with millions of dollars in scholarships. Deadlines vary however the peak scholarship season goes from November - April. Learn more at First-Year Tuition & Aid.
Tuition is paid through the University of Arizona Bursar’s Office. After you’re admitted and have enrolled, you can access your account balance through UAccess. Visit the Bursar's website for specific tuition dates, deadlines, the last day to receive a refund, and more.
Still have questions about how to apply to the University of Arizona as a first-year student? Contact the Office of Admissions to get additional application information, check your application status, and more.