Fast Facts

  • Renowned faculty include University Distinguished Professors, Regents Professors, Endowed Chairs & Professors, and a University Distinguished Outreach Professor.
  • The School of Art MFA program in Photography is ranked 9th overall in the most recent rankings in US News & World Report’s Best Graduate Programs. Its MFA program in Studio Art is ranked 55th overall out of 220 university programs in the nation.
  • Individual performing ensembles in the Schools of Dance, Fred Fox School of Music and Theatre Arts have received invitations to performance at national and international venues.
  • The Hanson FilmTV Institute produces educational programming, public events, and creative projects that provide educational and professional development opportunities for our students, faculty, and filmmakers.
  • All four Schools maintain an extensive network of professional internship opportunities and our alumni work as artists, designers, musicians, dancers, choreographers, arts administrators, historians and educators throughout the visual and performing arts industries.
  • The Fred Fox School of Music is an “All Steinway School”-from practice rooms to recital halls
  • Campus art exhibition spaces include:
    • the Joseph Gross Gallery;
    • the Lionel Rombach Gallery, where students exhibit their works and learn about gallery management;
    • the UA Museum of Art;
    • and the Center for Creative Photography.
  • In addition to studio spaces in the Art Building, The School of Art also features the Visual Arts Graduate Laboratory that contains private studios for graduate students, wood & metal fabrication shops, graduate/alumni gallery, and the Letterpress/Book Arts Studio
  • Outstanding performance and academic facilities include:
    • the 200-seat Alice Y. Holsclaw Recital Hall that features a pipe organ built by the Schoenstein Organ Company;
    • the 534-seat Crowder Hall that features recording studio connectivity;
    • the Stevie Eller Dance Theatre, a state-of-the-art theatre designed just for dance;
    • the 324-seat proscenium-style Marroney Theatre;
    • the 350-seat Tornabene Theatre, a unique, five-sided space with flexible seating arrangements.
    • Film production labs, sound and recording studios, scenic and costume construction shops,
    • and Fine Arts, Music, and Film and Television libraries are located throughout the Fine Arts complex.

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Voting goes through Friday, Aug. 23 to get Arizona to SXSW.

Including UA Presidential Scholar and Pulitzer-Prize winning photographer, David Hume Kennerly.

VOTE NOW !!! | #UArizonaSXSWThe University of Arizona needs your help with voting for the 2020 SXSW speakers! 30% of the final decision is based on the community vote. Make sure you read up on these proposals, comment and vote by August 23rd! #UArizonaSXSW 1. David Hume Kennerly, Arts, Lens on Democracy: In The Room: 2. Ladd Keith, CAPLA, Storytelling for Climate Action with Doug Parsons and Amy Brady: 3. Adriana Zuniga-Teran, CAPLA Sustainable Built Environments, CALS Udall Center, Tech, Life and Resilience for Border Communities with Nathanial Robinson, Francisco Javier Llera Pacheco and Thenral Mangadu: 4. Dante Lauretta, Science, To Bennu & Back–Pioneers on the Asteroid Frontier: 5. Joaquin Ruiz, Diane Thompson, John Adams and Peter Troch, Science, Biosphere 2: Research to Save our Planet: 6. Carol Barnes, Lee Ryan, Roberta Brinton and Matt Huentelman (TGen), Health Sciences, BIO5, Science, Brain 2 100: Matching Cognitive Health to Lifespan: 7. Esther Sternberg, Health Sciences, Med-Tucson, CAPLA, Weil Center, Science, BIO5, Healing Spaces: The Science of Place & Wellbeing: 8. Allan Hamilton, Health Sciences, Med-Tucson, Engineering, Science, Why Humans Innovate, A Neuroscientist Perspective: 9. Marv Slepian, Med-Tucson, Engineering, Eller (McGuire), Health Sciences, ACABI, Tech Launch, entered several intriguing talks about the future of MedTech a. Stretchable Electronics - On or In You for Health: b. Extended Reality = Better Doctor, Patient, Health with Randy Osborn: c. Health Analytics: Big-Data-Healthcare-in-a-Box with Fuad Rahman: d. Next Generation “Therapeutacists” = MD + Robot with Frederic Moll: e. Mechanoceuticals: Molecules as Therapeutic Machine: 10. Jenna Rutschman at SXSWEDU, Science, Powerfully Capture/Share Student & Alumni Stories:
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Voting goes through Friday, Aug. 23 to get Arizona to SXSW.

Including UA Presidential Scholar and Pulitzer-Prize winning photographer, David Hume Kennerly.

VOTE NOW !!! | #UArizonaSXSW