Campus News

John Paul Schaefer
Sept. 19, 2019
The John Paul Schaefer Endowed Chair in Optical Sciences is the fourth of recently announced endowed chairs associated with James C. Wyant's $20 million gift to the Wyant College of Optical Sciences.
Sept. 12, 2019
Beginning with the fall 2020 semester, all Arizona-resident, Pell-eligible freshmen attending the main campus will have the full cost of their tuition covered for four years.
Sept. 11, 2019
The UA finished 104th overall in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020 – a 55-spot leap over the university's position last year.
Sept. 9, 2019
The university earned its best overall composite score in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges ranking.
Sept. 4, 2019
The University of Arizona improved its position in the annual rankings, marking the third time since May the university has posted significant gains in national higher education institution standings.
Aug. 23, 2019
Preliminary enrollment figures indicate more than 10,000 freshmen and transfer students will join the Wildcat family when classes start on Aug. 26.
The University of Arizona's existing sustainability efforts, such as these solar panels on the roof of McClelland Park, will be significantly bolstered by a new partnership with Tucson Electric Power.
Aug. 22, 2019
By partnering with TEP for the purchase of solar and wind power, the UA will offset all of its scope two greenhouse gas emissions with green energy by December 2020.
The research, from Elliott D. Pollack & Company and The Maguire Company Inc., suggests the University of Arizona's economic impact for fiscal year 2017 topped $4.1 billion. (Photo: Paul O'Mara)
Aug. 19, 2019
A study commissioned by the Arizona Board of Regents pegs the UA’s economic impact at more than $4 billion and says the university supports thousands of Arizona jobs.
Aug. 16, 2019
An increase in graduation rates, alongside a decrease in the net price of a degree, catapulted the University of Arizona up Money Magazine's Best Colleges for your Money list.