Established in 1885, the University of Arizona, the state’s super land-grant university with two medical schools, produces graduates who are real-world ready through its 100% Student Engagement initiative. Recognized as a global leader and ranked 16for the employability of its graduates, UA is also a leader in research, bringing more than $580 million in research investment each year, and ranking 19 among all public universities. UA is advancing the frontiers of interdisciplinary scholarship and entrepreneurial partnerships, and is a member of the Association of American of Universities, the 62 leading public and private research universities. It benefits the state with an estimated economic impact of $8.3 billion annually.
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Located in: Tucson, Arizona
21st President: Ann Weaver Hart
Colors: Cardinal & Navy
Fight Song: Bear Down
Mascots: Wilbur & Wilma Wildcat
NCAA Division-1, PAC 12 Conference