University of Arizona

Tucson, Arizona

Overview

Address1401 E University
School Websitewww.arizona.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

University of Arizona is a large public, 4-year college based in Tucson, Arizona that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 39,938 students applied to University of Arizona. Of those students, 33,714 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in University of Arizona was $11,077, in addition to fees of $1,390. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend University of Arizona.

University of Arizona has a 64% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The University of Arizona acceptance rate is 84%. To put this into perspective, 33,714 of the 39,938 students who applied to University of Arizona in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in University of Arizona is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into University of Arizona had an SAT score between the range of 1,070 and 1,310. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for University of Arizona was between 21 and 28 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to University of Arizona as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At University of Arizona, the tuition for in-state residents is $11,077. Combined with fees of $1,390, room and board costs of $12,550, other expenses of $3,400 and the $800 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $29,217.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $36,366 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in University of Arizona to $53,116 for out-of-state students.

Students at University of Arizona are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at University of Arizona was $4,959 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 28%.

University of Arizona Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio15:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to University of Arizona.

University of Arizona has a good gender split, with 52% of undergraduates being female and 48% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Arizona residents; in fact, 55% of all students reside in Arizona. However, 40% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at University of Arizona is 15:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from University of Arizona to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 18% students enroll at University of Arizona part-time; the other 36,213 students enrolled full-time.

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