The University of Arizona South welcomes applications for admission from all individuals who meet the university qualifications. UA South offers courses at the junior, senior, and graduate levels.

Students interested in attending The University of Arizona as freshmen or sophomores should contact the main campus Office of Admissions.

The University of Arizona South, or UA South, is the branch campus of the University of Arizona. UA South offers upper division courses and programs offered Online and at UA Douglas, UA Santa Cruz, UA Pinal, UA Sierra Vista, some Pima Community College campuses (Tucson), and the UA Science and Tech Park (Tucson). UA South has unique degree programs but also offers degrees in cooperation with the Colleges of Humanities, Science, Agriculture/Life Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences. To begin the application process, please contact an advisor at one of the UA South locations.

Applications cannot be processed until they are complete.

Step 1

Contact a UA South Academic Advisor

Your UA South Academic Advisor will work with you to evaluate your unofficial transcripts towards the academic program of your choice. The advisor will help you determine and strengthen your admissibility to our academic programs and guide you through the admission process.


Step 2

Apply To Your Academic Program

Certain programs or colleges require additional application information and/or admission requirements prior to applying to The University of Arizona.

Please see the following list of Academic Programs that require additional applications if your program is not on this list, skip to Step 3.

Bachelor of Applied Science (Apply Now)

  • Administration of Justice
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Human Services
  • Informatics
  • Intelligence Studies
  • Network Administration
  • Organizational Leadership

Bachelor of Science in Commerce (Apply Now)

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education (Apply Now)


Step 3

Apply to The University of Arizona

Complete an admissions application and pay the application fee. Visit Admission Steps to Apply to know what application is right for you.

Transfer Application
* Spring 2016
* Summer 2016
* Fall 2016

Readmission Application
* Spring 2016
* Summer 2016 - available in December
* Fall 2016 - available in December

Non-Degree Seeking Application
* Spring 2016
* Summer 2016 - available in December
* Fall 2016 - available in December

To request a paper application, please contact your local UA South office.


Step 4

Submit All Official Transcripts

Submit official copies of transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities. Students whose names have changed should ensure their current name is included on all transcripts.

Applicants under age 22 must submit official high school transcripts.

Mail all official transcripts to:

Registration and Transcripts
The University of Arizona
Administration Building, Room 210
PO Box 210066
Tucson, AZ 85721-0066