Making sense of the UArizona Alphabet Soup

The University of Arizona (UA or Arizona) has many abbreviations and it can be really confusing when you aren't used to them. All of these acronyms can often look like alphabet soup. What if you asked about getting involved in something on campus and someone said "Sure, just go to the SUMC, to ASUA and ask... Continue Reading →

Frequently Asked Questions and SOS

During your time at the UA you will probably have a question that you need answered. Below you will find some FAQ's and info about SOS a resource for students to use to get help answering their questions. How do I see holds on my account/Why do I have a hold on my account? Login... Continue Reading →

Weekend Adventures

This weekend (Oct 11-Oct 13) there will be so many things happening on campus and off campus. Whether your family is coming to town or not, there will be plenty to do. Weekend long events Tucson Meet Yourself- “Tucson Meet Yourself is a folklife festival. We focus on presenting artists and communities that carry on... Continue Reading →

Foodie Nation

Tucson is an incredible place with a diverse selection of foods. Keep reading if you want to know about some of the tasty options we have right here in Tucson. Sonoran Hotdogs  You might be wondering what is a Sonoran Dog. It just so happens it is a Tucson delicacy and crowd favorite. Watch the... Continue Reading →

Campus Pantry

Did you know that the UA has a Campus Pantry right on campus in the Student Union Memorial Center (SUMC)? 1 in 3 college students face food insecurity at some point during their academic career. The Campus Pantry’s goal “is to reduce food insecurity in our Wildcat Community. At our distribution events, students and staff... Continue Reading →

Free Things to do on Campus

Being a college student can be extremely expensive. Check out this list for free things you can do on campus. Gallagher Theater Did you know you can see movies and get a small popcorn for free with your CatCard right here on campus? Check out their schedule here. Don’t forget your CatCard! Rec Center Some... Continue Reading →

Loneliness in College

Loneliness in college isn’t something the media often portrays. When you see a movie about college you see all the students having a great time with all of their friends. Everybody has a squad and it all seems picture perfect. Maybe you’ve even seen Youtubers or Instagram influencers post about their perfect college life. But... Continue Reading →

Get Involved to Give Back

How you get involved on campus truly influences and enriches your college experience. There are many ways to make your campus involvement serve a dual purpose- both improving your life and contributing to the University and Tucson communities. Many extracurricular activities provide you with an automatic group, making giving back even easier if you haven't... Continue Reading →

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