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Admissions

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. Please contact an advisor at one of the UA South locations: Sierra Vista, Douglas, Nogales, Tucson.

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
  • Cyber Operations
  • 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

Readmission Application

Non-Degree Seeking Application

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

The University of Arizona South welcomes applications for admission from all individuals who meet the university qualifications.If you encounter any issues applying on GradApp, please contact the Graduate College at gradadmissions@grad.arizona.edu or (520) 621-3471.

UA South - the University of Arizona’s branch campus headquartered in Sierra Vista - extends the University’s educational mission to the region’s people, in multiple locations and with targeted degree programs. UA South provides affordable, accessible opportunities to earn high-quality and meaningful University of Arizona degrees in sites throughout Southern Arizona, including key border communities in Cochise, Pima, Yuma, and Santa Cruz Counties. We offer Master’s programs in Secondary Education, Educational Technology and a variety of certificate and continuing education programs designed to meet the workforce needs of regional industry.

Step 1

Initiate Contact with UA South Graduate Program of Choice

To initiate the process for the M.Ed. Secondary Education program, submit an interest form here. You will then be contacted by Javier Lopez, Recruitment and Outreach Specialist, within a few days of your submission.

To initiate the process for the Educational Technology or Instructional Design and Technology (certificate) programs, contact Jess Kelly, Graduate Program Coordinator, at jhkelly@email.arizona.edu or (520) 458-8278, extension 2118.

Step 2

Review Program Requirements

Each graduate program has its own set of requirements in addition to the Graduate College's minimum requirements. Program requirements can be found by following the link to your program of interest below.

M.Ed. Secondary Education

Educational Technology

Step 3

Apply for Admission

Applying for admission is easy through our GradApp graduate admission application:
Steps:

  1. Create your profile (personal & contact information, your previous education data)
    2.Apply to the program(s) you’ve chosen

Submit the admissions application and pay the application fee.

Step 4

Submit All Official Transcripts

Once you have been admitted to the program, but before you have registered for classes, you must submit official copies of transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities to the Graduate College. Students whose names have changed should ensure their current name is included on all transcripts.

Mail all official transcripts to:

Jess Kelly
Graduate Program Coordinator
Academic Affairs
The University of Arizona Sierra Vista
1140 N. Colombo Avenue
Sierra Vista, AZ 85635

Questions about the Admissions Process?
Contact Jess Kelly at jhkelly@email.arizona.edu or (520) 458-8278 ext. 2118

Additional Admissions Resources

For Financial Aid and scholarship information, contact Michelle Menninger at mmuas@email.arizona.edu.
If you are planning on using the GI Bill® to pay for your education please contact Clara Gonzalez at clarag@email.arizona.edu.