About University of Arizona

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does University of Arizona cost?

University of Arizona Cost of Attendance
In-state $11,769
Out-of-state $34,967
On-Campus Room and Board $11,300
Off-Campus Room and Board $9,900
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $12,914
$30,000-$48,000 $12,914
$48,000-$75,000 $17,715
$75,000-$110,000 $19,545
Over $110,000 $20,103

University of Arizona Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 83% $9,400
Federal Grants 26% $4,425
Pell grants 26% $4,417
Other federal grants $1,979
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 4% $6,117
Institutional grants or scholarships 74% $7,521
Student loan aid 37% $6,862
Federal student loans 36% $6,474
Other student loans 4% $17,248

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 110 Up to $4,500
Do an extracurricular activity 237 Up to $1,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 180 Up to $750
Take a challenging class 265 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 129 Up to $600
Visit a college campus 244 Up to $6,000
Have work experience 108 Up to $6,000
Do community service 239 Up to $75
Take a foreign language class 142 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

University of Arizona Admissions

What is University of Arizona's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 79%
Average GPA 2.9
SAT Submissions 66% of applicants
SAT Reading 483-600
SAT Math 500-630
SAT Writing 480-590
ACT Submissions 52% of applicants
Composite Score 21-27

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University of Arizona Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 36246
Living on campus 7%
Transfer Students 40%
Under Age 25 29%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

University of Arizona Graduation Success


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About University of Arizona

Located in the heart of Tucson, the University of Arizona is one of the top-ranked research universities in the nation. Surrounded by mountains and the high Sonoran desert, the campus boasts a distinctive southwestern look and enjoys more than 300 days of sunshine each year, offering more than 100 academic and professional degree tracks.


1401 E University
Tucson, AZ

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Research Universities
Setting Large City
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