News

  • UA Named One of the Nation's Top 50 Public Institutions

    September 9th, 2018
    The UA earned its highest overall mark in the U.S. News & World Report ranking since 2011, placing 46th among public institutions in the Best Colleges 2019 guidebook.Read More
  • Statement from President Robbins on John McCain

    August 25th, 2018
    Sen. John McCain, the University of Arizona's commencement speaker in 2005, died Saturday at age 81.Read More
  • The UA Red and Blue

    January 29th, 2013
    If you're a designer or just a maven for the 'ol red and blue, this will be of interest to you: The original UA RGB colors were chosen at a time when selecting websafe colors was an essential part of smart design, and were adopted so as to provide the most versatile, useful color tools to all units across campus.  Today, we have converted all of our logos to the RGB colors used by Arizona Athletics; you'll notice that the blue and the red are both just a bit darker than our previous colors. These more clearly match our PMS colors.  The Logos section of the REDBAR provides all of our approved l...Read More
  • Keepers of Prometheus: The World’s Oldest Tree

    January 16th, 2013
    An ancient tree that stood on a Nevada mountaintop for nearly 5,000 years - as civilizations rose and fell and humans explored the Earth - now finds its home in the UA Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research. A member of the long-lived Bristlecone pine species, the tree called Prometheus is the oldest individual ever known to have lived.Read More