Campus News

Student veterans John Krause and Manny Alberto Matias modeled Operation Hat Trick merchandise to support military service members and veterans.
May 26, 2020
The University of Arizona has again earned the Excellence in Service Award from Operation Hat Trick. The nonprofit organization honored the university for its efforts to support military members and veterans through the sale of themed apparel.
May 20, 2020
UArizona tied for No. 68 overall and tied for No. 29 among public universities in the first QS U.S. University Rankings. UArizona's highest category ranking was in research.
May 20, 2020
As director of the campus Reentry Task Force, 17th Surgeon General of the United States Dr. Richard Carmona will lead the development and execution of a return-to-campus plan for fall 2020.
Commencement keynote speaker Alison Levine, a history-making mountaineer and university alumna, addresses graduates in a video filmed for the virtual 2020 Commencement. "You are resilient, you are creative, you have learned to sacrifice, to pivot and to keep going when you thought you couldn't," Levine said. "You are the fiercest Wildcat class ever."
May 15, 2020
History-making mountaineer and alumna Alison Levine shares with the "fiercest Wildcat class" lessons from climbing Mount Everest during the university's first-ever virtual Commencement.
May 13, 2020
While the pandemic is a shared challenge for the class of 2020, some students have also overcome deeply personal struggles, from drug addiction to family tragedies.
The university's 156th Commencement – its first-ever virtual ceremony – will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday and will be streamed on the Commencement website. (Photo: Chris Richards/Arizona Alumni Association)
May 12, 2020
President Robert C. Robbins will confer more than 11,000 bachelor's, master's, doctoral and professional degrees during the university's first-ever virtual Commencement ceremony.
J. David Lowell and his wife, Edith, at a Wildcats basketball game.
May 12, 2020
UArizona alumnus and advocate J. David Lowell, considered one of the mining industry's most successful entrepreneurs, died at age 92.
Lauren Easter will receive the Provost Award.
May 4, 2020
Seven UArizona graduating seniors will receive awards recognizing their integrity, notable achievements and positive contributions to their families and communities.
The university's first microcampus in Latin America was University of Arizona Lima at Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas.
May 4, 2020
The Global Campus will span five continents and 34 countries and is especially timely given international travel restrictions and student visa moratoriums put in place due to COVID-19.