If the deadline date falls on a non-business day, the deadline will be through the next business day.
The University of Arizona understands that when you know where you want to go, you want to know as soon as possible if it will happen. That’s why we created the Wildcat Promise for incoming freshmen; it’s our commitment you’ll receive your decision shortly after submitting your complete application.
Wildcat Promise One
Submit a complete* application by October 18, 2016
Hear back on November 8, 2016
Wildcat Promise Two
Submit a complete* application by November 8, 2016
Hear back on or before December 6, 2016
Whether you are applying to meet the Wildcat Promise application dates, or you apply later in the year, remember all applications must be complete before they are reviewed, including transcripts and paid fees, by the application due date.
Ready to apply? Complete the application form through the online portal. Then, create or log in to your UA Future account to track your application status.
To find out if you qualify for federal financial aid, simply fill out your FAFSA when you apply. Federal aid starts in the fall of each year. Please see the general dates below for completing your FAFSA application.
FAFSA application becomes available online
Recommended submission date (due to limited funding)
You may also qualify for a merit-based scholarship based on your academic performance. Each merit scholarship has its own eligibility requirements and deadlines. In addition, you must submit your SAT/ACT scores with your complete application, no later than May 1.
The University of Arizona Bursar’s Office posts tuition and fees to your account as they are processed. Visit the Bursar's website to view a full account of specific tuition dates, deadlines, and the last day to receive a refund.