• Welcome from Dr. Kasey Urquidez, Dean of Admissions

    Welcome from Dr. Kasey Urquidez, Dean of Admissions

    Welcome to the University of Arizona! Thank you for taking the time to learn more about us. As home to some of the brightest minds from all over the world, the UA is an outstanding place to learn and grow.

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    International Students Like You

    There are roughly 140 countries represented in the student population at the University of Arizona. Find out why Hala Alwagdani, an international student from Saudi Arabia, and so many other students chose the UA.

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    UA Rankings

    The University of Arizona ranks amongst the best schools in the U.S. as well as being one of the top-ranked research universities according to U.S. News & World Report. The UA also ranks in the top 6% according to the Center for World-Class University at Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

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    Going for the Gold

    The University of Arizona is home to many gifted international students. Edgar Rivera Morales is not only a high-achieving engineering student, but also a talented athlete. As a member of the UA Track & Field team, he has his goals set on making the Mexican National Team in the future just like his older brother.

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Steps to Apply

Requirements and information needed to apply

The UA is interested in YOU! Find the information you need to start your application.

Majors & Degrees

UA offers more than 100 academic majors

University of Arizona students choose from more than 300 undergraduate and graduate degrees through 20 colleges and 11 schools. From the physical and life sciences to social sciences to business management to engineering and optics, UA programs and people are among the best in the country.

Information by Home Country

Admissions requirements for international students

Find the specific admission requirements related to your home country.

Center for English as a Second Language

Superior English language instruction through a comprehensive curriculum

CESL is dedicated exclusively to English language training, U.S. cultural studies and special programs. The curriculum prepares students for academic and professional success.

International Student Services

Welcome global citizens!

The International Student Services office provides the international student population at the UA with advising, programming, referral liaison and advocacy services.

UA Honors College

The Honors College for international students

The UA Honors College has a strong national reputation for the unique Honors education it provides to UA undergraduates. The Honors experience extends beyond the classroom through research opportunities, leadership experiences, and community-based projects.

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs for international students

On the following pages, you will find answers to the questions commonly asked by students, prospective students and parents.