The University of Arizona is located in Tucson, AZ. Future students and their parents are encouraged to take an Ambassador Tour to learn about the Arizona experience and history. The UA Visitor Center offers free, guided, experiential and historical tours to the general public. You can also find information about the many attractions on campus. Additionally, our popular K-8 School Tours are available to teachers and school administrators to schedule during the school year.
The UA Visitor Center is located between the main campus and the historic West University neighborhood of Tucson, AZ, and has public Wi-Fi, information about campus performances, tour schedules, parking, restaurants and more.
Maps, Travel, and Accommodations
Tucson, AZ is the heart of Southern Arizona, located 116 miles south of Phoenix. The Tucson International Airport is a quick 15 minute drive from the UA. A campus map is available for you to review before planning your trip. If you are planning an overnight stay, Tucson has several options for accommodations close to the UA, including Tucson Marriott University Park, Aloft Tucson University Hotel, and Doubletree Reid Park. See the Visit Tucson list of accommodations for more options.