Stay on top of the information you need to navigate the admissions process amid the COVID-19 pandemic. We've got articles, videos and forum discussions that provide answers to all of your test prep, admissions and college search questions.
Visit our COVID-19 resource page.
Get all the info you need to know to complete the FAFSA during our LIVE webinar Thursday, Sept 24, at 7pm ET. Hear from financial aid experts on deadlines, what documents you will need, and how your info will be used to calculate aid. REGISTER NOW and share your questions.
PARENTS4PARENTS: AfroPuffMom is the mother of two boys, a college junior and a high school junior. She has extensive experience reviewing applications for high-achieving, first-generation students. ASK HER ANYTHING!
Make sure to check out our September Checklist for HS Seniors. Consult these quick resources to get you started on the process this month.
I couldn't believe my eyes but UofA-specific posts here seem to confirm it - they give out-of-state students with very high unweighted GPA almost full tuition - automatically. Moreover, this year they are test-blind for this scholarship. Literally, they state when won't even look at them when submitted!
Now, a 45,000 student institution with months of 100F+ temperatures during the school year would be something very hard to love for my LAC-oriented, four-seasons loving D21, although the ultimate financial safety plus a decent chance for their honor college is not a small thing.
Hence the question - is University of Arizona unique in its generosity? Are there any other institutions that would appreciate a 3.98 UWGPA so much?