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 held at 9 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays; meetings by appointment are available Tuesdays and Thursdays.

During summer months, sessions are held Mondays and Fridays at 11:30 a.m.; meetings by appointment are available Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays.

Register through UA Admissions at the same time you sign up for a campus tour. Walk-ins are always welcome. Select dates may be unavailable due to other college or university-wide events.

All information sessions are held at the Old Engineering Building in Room 200. To make an appointment, or to inquire about planning your visit, contact us at

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University Visits

Try out life on campus. The College of Engineering provides information, presentations and tours during many UA visit events. Choose an experience that suits you, and discover all the University has to offer.

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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 or during the summer months.

Student shadowing can be scheduled around other visits to campus.

The shadow program is available now for the 2019-2020 academic year.

  • 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.

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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 120 projects, 600 students, and nearly $37,000 worth of industry-sponsored prizes. The event is open to the community, so mark your calendar, and join us May 4, 2020.

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

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.

Monday, Nov. 18, 6 – 8 p.m.
University of Arizona - Phoenix Biomedical Campus
Virginia Piper Auditorium 
600 E Van Buren St  
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Please email Leslie Grignon at with any questions.

RSVP for Phoenix Preview Nights


Transfer Students

Adviser Consults

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

PCC Office Hours for UA Engineering Adviser

Meet with the UA Engineering transfer adviser at Pima Community College West Campus in the Santa Catalina (C) building, Student Services Center, C161/162.  Fall 2019 office hours are as follows:

Sept. 12, 9:30 a.m. – noon
Sept. 19, noon – 3:30 p.m.
Oct. 3, 9:30 a.m. – noon
Oct. 17, noon – 3:30 p.m.
Nov. 7, 9:30 a.m. – noon
Nov. 21, noon – 3:30 p.m.
Dec. 5, 9:30 a.m. – noon
Dec. 19, noon – 3:30 p.m.

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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 detail and available dates.

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 and the College of Engineering. Watch for 2019-2020 dates to come!

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