Many Ways to Explore

Whether you are looking to spend a day experiencing College life hands-on or simply get a bit more information while on campus, we have an option for you. Listed below are upcoming opportunities to visit and learn more about the UA College of Engineering.


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Campus Events

College Information Sessions

Get all the essentials in a 45-minute info session covering the College’s admissions processes, 15 degree programs, research, clubs, residential communities and more.

During the academic year, sessions are at 9 a.m. on weekdays and the first Saturday of every month.  

Summer information sessions (May 6 – September 4) are at 11:45 a.m. on weekdays after UA Campus Ambassador tours as well as on the following Saturdays: May 6, June 3, July 8 and August 5. Register through UA Admissions at the same time you sign up for a campus tour. Walk-ins are always welcome.

All information sessions are held at the Engineering Building in Room 200.


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Student Shadowing

Attend class with an Engineering Ambassador, and gain an inside perspective into daily College life. Please give us 10 days advance notice of your arrival, and we will create an itinerary geared to your interests. (Shadow visits depend on student and class availability and are not offered on Saturdays.)

Student shadowing can be scheduled around other visits to campus.

  • Campus Tours: Take a walking tour of our beautiful campus!

  • Honors College information sessions: Learn about Honors courses, residence halls, scholarships and study abroad.
  • Other appointments on campus: Use the opportunity to delve deeper into the College of Engineering.

Shadow visits are available only during the academic year. Check back on Sept. 11, 2017 for access to the online request form.

Future Freshmen, Transfer Students

Another Great Option

Engineering Design Day

Design Day is an annual College of Engineering event that showcases seniors’ real-world projects, many of which become commercial products. Last spring’s Design Day featured more than 100 projects, 500 students, and $25,000 worth of industry-sponsored prizes. The event is open to the community, so mark your calendar, and join us on April 30, 2018!

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Let us introduce you to the world of Engineering at the UA! For more information, call 520.621.6032 or

Future Freshmen

Phoenix Preview Nights

College of Engineering students and staff are coming to Phoenix! Join us at the UA Phoenix Biomedical Campus for Engineering Preview Night, featuring a college overview, breakout sessions for newly admitted and prospective students and parents, plus questions and answers with one of our deans.

Phoenix Preview nights occur twice in the fall semester and twice in the spring semester. Please check back during the 2017 fall semester for details.  


Transfer Students

Adviser Consults

If you are considering the UA as the next step in your educational journey, welcome! Please schedule an appointment with Dr. Joe McCollough,, to learn more about academic programs or have your transfer coursework evaluated.

Pima Community College Office Hours

Fall semester 2017 office hours at Pima Community College West Campus in the Santa Catalina (C) Building, Room 113 are as follows:

September 1   9:30 a.m. to noon
September 15   1 to 3:30 p.m.
October 6   9:30 a.m. to noon
October 20   1 to 3:30 p.m.
November 3   9:30 a.m. to noon
November 17   1 to 3:30 p.m.
December 1   9:30 a.m. to noon


Round-Up Tours

Take a closer look at UA Engineering programs and learn more about the University’s admissions process. Engineering transfer student info sessions are held during the academic year at 1 p.m. on Fridays prior to the UA Transfer Round-Up Tours. Check the registration link for more details. Dates for 2017-2018 are as follows:

September 15, 2017
October 27, 2017
December 1, 2017
January 19, 2018
February 9, 2018
March 16, 2018
April 6, 2018
April 20, 2018

Transfer Info Sessions are held in the Engineering Building, Room 200.


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Engineering Your Way

Find out about the College of Engineering and get an instant admissions decision at these events hosted by the UA Office of Admissions. Watch for dates to come!

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