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University of Arizona
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  • 4 Year
  • TUCSON, AZ

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

The University of Arizona currently offers a variety of in-person and online tour options to help future students experience everything Wildcat life has to offer. SAT/ACT scores are not required for admission. Our students’ safety is our first priority, and the University of Arizona’s COVID-19 response aligns with CDC guidelines and reflects current public health conditions. Learn More

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A+
  4. Campus
    grade A
  5. Athletics
    grade A+
  6. Party Scene
    grade A+
  7. Professors
    grade A
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade A minus
  11. Student Life
    grade A+
  12. Safety
    grade C+

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Arizona is a highly rated public university located in Tucson, Arizona. It is a large institution with an enrollment of 28,556 undergraduate students. The Arizona acceptance rate is 85%. Popular majors include Psychology, Liberal Arts and Humanities, and Physiology and Pathology. Graduating 65% of students, Arizona alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $36,900.

About

1401 E UNIVERSITY
TUCSON, AZ 85721
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Pacific-12 Conference

Branch Campuses

University of Arizona Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

UArizona Admissions

Acceptance Rate
85%
Application Deadline
May 1
SAT Range
1090-1350
ACT Range
21-29
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$15,620 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$14,530 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
72%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 315 responses
56%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 421 responses
59%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 420 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
31
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
5
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
26
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    48%
  • On Campus
    39%
  • Online
    12%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
28,556 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
6,801
Undergrads Over 25
13%
Pell Grant
24%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 225 responses
  • Dedicated
    25%
  • Enthusiastic
    23%
  • Excited
    11%
  • Competitive
    10%
  • Intelligent
    8%
  • Meh (in science courses)
    6%
  • Exhausted
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
47%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 546 responses
Poll
63%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 639 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 317 responses
  • It has everything academically and socially.
    22%
  • AMAZING
    21%
  • Diverse
    15%
  • Passionate
    9%
  • Decent
    9%
  • Potential
    6%
  • One of a kind
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$47,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
65%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
80%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 217 responses

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