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UA PIKE chapter unrecognized; Alleged sexual assault possibly conflicts with official statements

On June 15, the University of Arizona announced the decision to issue a Loss of Recognition status to the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity after an investigation involving the group’s March 11 house party. Two days later, a Banner University Medical Center nurse reported the alleged sexual assault of a female UA student that reportedly happened at the PIKE house on the night of March 13, which conflicts with the fraternity’s official statements provided in the Dean of Students Office’s Loss of Recognition Letter. Read more

UA COVID-19 Test Tracker

Daily (7/15)
57 3 5.3%
Total (8/4)
274,434 4,382 1.6%
Includes tests since August 4, 2020
Data from
Updated July 15, 2021

Resource Guide: A look at student government on the UA campus

If you’re new to campus and looking for a place to voice your opinions or concerns, there is no better place to find involvement than the Associated Students of the University of Arizona.  ASUA is the backbone of the student body on campus that amplifies student voices and provides programs and events for the Wildcat student community.  Read more

Resource Guide: A rundown of the UA BookStore and Student Union

The Bookstore is a store on the University of Arizona campus that sells UA merchandise, textbooks and school supplies. Their mission is, “As a completely self-financed auxiliary service, the University of Arizona Bookstores will serve to encourage academic excellence and build campus and community relationships through diverse, inclusive, and sustainable opportunities.” Read more

What is Title IX and why is it important?

University students across the country have heard of Title IX. Information about the law appears in their inboxes, is mentioned at orientations and impacts everything from on-campus jobs to collegiate athletics. But between the law itself, the politics surrounding it and the actions of the University of Arizona, it can be difficult to parse through information regarding Title IX and understand how it impacts college students and university life.  Here are some common questions about Title IX and their answers. Read more

UA announces acquisition of Ashford University and creation of UA Global Campus

The University of Arizona announced that it is acquiring the assets of Ashford University and is incorporating it into a new nonprofit entity called the UA Global Campus to further the UA’s expansion of online education. In an email sent early Monday morning, UA President Dr. Robert C. Robbins announced the formation of the UnA Global Campus, a “new nonprofit corporation … which will be operated in affiliation with the University of Arizona.” The 35,000 students enrolled in Ashford University would continue their degrees as students at UA Global Campus. Read more

How to deal with online classes

Given the three alternatives to traditional in-person instruction starting this fall at the University of Arizona, at least one online class seems inevitable for most students. Luckily, the Wildcat got some tips from experts on how to make the most of your online class.   Read more

What “Test, Trace, and Treat” means for campus reentry so far

On July 23, President Dr. Robert C. Robbins announced the official return of in-person class in a press conference for the upcoming fall semester. During the briefing on campus reentry, Robbins, alongside Reentry Task Force Director Dr. Richard Carmona, confirmed that the return to campus plan will be largely dependent on the university’s effort to “Test, Trace, and Treat” the entire campus community.  Read more