About the University
The University of Arizona (UArizona) is a place without limits—where teaching, research, service, and innovation merge to improve lives in Arizona and beyond. We aren't afraid to ask bigger questions, to get better answers.
Colleges, Schools and Departments
The University of Arizona offers a wide variety of academic programs, many of which are among the nation’s best. Students can choose from more than 300 undergraduate and graduate degrees through 20 colleges and 23 schools on four campuses.
Southern Arizona—the University of Arizona’s branch campus headquartered in Sierra Vista—extends the University’s educational mission to the region’s people, in multiple locations and with targeted degree programs. Southern Arizona provides affordable, accessible opportunities to earn high-quality and meaningful University of Arizona degrees in sites throughout Southern Arizona. We partner with community colleges to offer bachelor degrees that are of high quality, low cost, and geographically accessible. In addition to traditional degree programs in education, computer science, humanities and the social sciences, Southern Arizona offers Bachelor of Applied Science programs, Master’s programs in education, and a variety of continuing education programs designed to meet the workforce needs of regional industry.
- Sierra Vista
- Pima Community College - East
- Fort Huachuca (teaching location only-no degree programs offered at location)
As the leading public university in the American Southwest, one of the top 100 universities in the world, and a land-grant university, our mission is to teach and uplift the people of Arizona, and the citizens of the world. Arizona Online represents a new era in fulfilling our promise to provide accessible education to all.
Since our launch in 2015, we’ve proudly been a part of the journey for thousands of online students who have become Wildcats and achieved their educational goals. Be sure to fill out this form to learn more about the University of Arizona and our world-class digital education.
The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix is part of the Phoenix Biomedical Campus (PBC), a city initiative bringing bioresearch and education to downtown. The State of Arizona and City of Phoenix, as well as other vital community partners, continue to be strong supporters of the college, intent on developing the Phoenix Biomedical Campus as a major biosciences hub and premier provider of medical and graduate education. Offering additional Universtiy Programs in Business, Nursing, Public Health, Law, and Pharmacy.
Distance Education programs are an extension of the University of Arizona experience, making it accessible and convenient for students in their home communities. Students in distance education programs leverage the latest technologies for remote learning and online education and have regional opportunities for synchronous and in-person meetings with professors, discussion leaders, and group facilitators at their specific distance location. A strong emphasis is placed on support services for students in Distance Education, with comparable advising and academic support resources, and access to library, tutoring, counseling, and other wrap around support services. In addition to partnerships with community colleges to provide undergraduate transfer degrees, the Near You Network offers a variety of graduate degree programs and continuing education programs designed to meet the workforce needs of regional industry.
- Paradise Valley (North Valley)
- Flowing Wells
- Gilbert (teaching location only)
- San Luis - San Luis Technology Institute
The Arizona Microcampus Network consists of hundreds of locations around the world–universities, student housing locations, study abroad partners, and coworking locations–where students can earn a full graduate or undergraduate U.S. degree, certificate, or Arizona credits.
Microcampus locations address global demand for higher education, opening doors for students unable to study in the United States, while providing a synergistic hub for other forms of internationalization including faculty collaborations in research, student intercultural learning, interdisciplinary community engagement, and more.
We offer prestigious dual degree programs, delivered collaboratively to local students on the campuses of major university partners around the world.