University of Arizona

1401 E University, Tucson, AZ 85721-0066

About University of Arizona

Arizona Western College is classified as a large, rural-serving public Associate’s college serving over 7,500 full time students. Rural-serving institutions are located in areas with a total population of less than 500,000 residents. This large two-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 2,000 to 4,999 students. This institution awards associate’s degrees and no bachelor’s degrees. According to data for fall enrollment, up to 60% of undergraduates are enrolled part-time. Enrollment data shows that only undergraduates are enrolled at this two-year associate’s degree granting institution.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate30,346
Student Age% Under 2574%
 % 25 and Over26%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time85%
 % Part-time15%
Race/Ethnicity% White60.9%
 % Black3.0%
 % Asian5.4%
 % Latino16.5%
 % Native American1.5%
 % Race Unknown3.8%
 % International student6%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareNO
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus settingCity
Intitution typePublic
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Academic Information

Distance Learning AvailableYes
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
 % Admitted75%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled35%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingRecommended
 College Prep CoursesRecommended
 Letter of RecommendationNeither required nor recommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesRecommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Required
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT69%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT43%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800610 / 800
 SAT Math470 / 800610 / 800
Admitted Student ACT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 ACT Composite21 / 3627 / 36

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$50
 Graduate Application Fee$75
 In-State Tuition & Fees$8,237
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$24,597
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid80%
 % Undergraduates with Loans29%
 % Undergraduates with Grants72%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$1,000
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$9,023
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$11,234
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$4,120
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$7,984
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$4,800

Neighborhood Data for the Tucson Area

Median Age33
Median Household Income$37,448
Total Population520,981
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total49.4% 50.6%
 Age 0-949.4%50.6%
 Age 10-1752.2%47.8%
 Age 18-2451.5%48.5%
 Age 25-2951.2%48.8%
 Age 30-3951.6%48.4%
Race/Ethnicity% White74.7%
 % Black4.8%
 % Asian2.7%
 % Latino41.3%
 % Native American2.5%
 % Pacific Islander0.2%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.3%


On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals per week can vary
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$9,023
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$11,234
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$616
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $50058.9%24.5%7.1%
 $500 to $74937.4%62.0%0.0%
 $750 to $9992.0%9.6%43.3%
 Over $10001.7%3.9%14.7%
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