Skip to Main Content
University of Arizona
blue checkmark
  • 4 Year
  • TUCSON, AZ

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

In-person campus tours are currently available on a limited basis. We encourage you to explore our online information sessions and virtual visit opportunities. SAT/ACT test scores will not be required for admission or merit aid consideration for the 2022-23 academic year. Merit scholarships will be awarded based on students’ core, unweighted sixth semester GPA for the 2022-23 academic year. Learn More

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  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 B minus

editorial

Arizona is a highly rated public university located in Tucson, Arizona. It is a large institution with an enrollment of 28,972 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

  • sort list below by grade active
  • sort list below alphabetically disabled

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 2
SAT Range
1110-1360
ACT Range
21-29
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

Will You Get In?

Find Student Loans

Find Student Loans

Cost

Net Price
$16,580 / 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
$12,561 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
91%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
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. 403 responses
58%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 402 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
30
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
6
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
24
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    37%
  • On Campus
    56%
  • Online
    7%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
28,972 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
5,544
Undergrads Over 25
7%
Pell Grant
25%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 208 responses
  • Dedicated
    25%
  • Enthusiastic
    24%
  • Competitive
    11%
  • Excited
    11%
  • 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. 529 responses
Poll
63%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 622 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 300 responses
  • It has everything academically and socially.
    22%
  • AMAZING
    20%
  • Diverse
    15%
  • Passionate
    10%
  • Decent
    9%
  • Potential
    7%
  • 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

Similar Colleges

Colleges like University of Arizona

University of Arizona Reviews

Rating 3.81 out of 5  6,646 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 4 out of 5  
Start Your Review of University of Arizona
Rating 4 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  

Add to List