The University of Arizona

Regents Approve Funding for Rural Education Initiative

UANews | December 10, 2007
The Arizona Board of Regents approved $1.06 million in new funding to the UA to support a rural education initiative that will deliver new degree programs in Arizona’s border counties.

UA Offers New Study Abroad Programs

UANews | December 7, 2007
The new programs begin during the spring semester and will be offered in countries that include Guatemala, Chile, China, Tanzania and Uganda.

UA Takes Four Governor's Awards for Innovation

UANews | December 7, 2007
BIO5 Director Vicki Chandler was named Ed Denison Business Leader of the Year for her work to expand Arizona's national and international influence in the biosciences.

The UA's Strategic Plan Approved

UANews | December 7, 2007

The plan's objectives include certifying 5 percent more educators each year, establishing "Arizona Assurance" to support low-income students and also increasing new freshman and trasnfer student enrollment while improving graduation rates.

High Job Placement Rate for College of Law

UANews | December 6, 2007

Two College of Law deans set out to improve summer job placement for first-year students. They have managed to reach 96 percent placement.

Regents Approve 2008-09 Tuition and Fees

UANews | December 6, 2007

The Arizona Board of Regents has approved the UA's recommendations for tuition and fees for the 2008-2009 academic year, including an $80 annual student services fee that will be phased in over two years.

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