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UA COVID-19 Test Tracker

Daily (9/25)
944 31 3.3%
Total (8/4)
35,583 2,255 6.3%
Includes tests since August 4, 2020
Data from
Updated September 25, 2020

Two UA professors speak on why they decided to hold their classes online

In a weekly campus reentry briefing on July 16, University of Arizona President Dr. Robert C. Robbins announced that UA will officially be returning to campus in four different forms of learning: in-person, flex in-person, live online and iCourse. In line with Robbins’ goal to have 50% of campus in-person, two of these models will be some degree of in-person learning, including fully in-person and flex in-person.  Read more

How UA Campus Health is preparing for reentry

The University of Arizona’s fall semester is now close but there are still many uncertainties about reentry during this pandemic.  The Daily Wildcat interviewed David Salafsky, the interim co-executive director of UA Campus Health, about how Campus Health has been and currently is preparing for reentry. Read more

Here's what the Student Union will look like in the fall

A lot of changes are being made at the University of Arizona campus due to COVID-19. One place to expect a few changes is the Student Union.  The Arizona Student Unions will be bringing back a portion of their student workers to assist the Student Unions Staff in areas needed. These areas include the Production Kitchen, Catering, Administration, Restaurants, and Marketing. “We’re planning around 60-80% former capacity,” stated Todd Millay, Senior Director for the Arizona Student Unions. Read more

UA Confucius Institute closes

The Confucius Institute at the University Arizona closed on July 31. The institute was dedicated and established in May 2008. CIUA was a joint partnership between the UA and Hanban, a public institution affiliated with the Chinese Ministry of Education and more commonly referred to as Confucius Institute Headquarters, to establish a center that would provide cultural resources, experiences, and administer the Chinese Proficiency Test to students of China and the Chinese Language. Read more

USPS office at UA student union closes

The USPS office at the University of Arizona Student Union closed on Aug. 1. Officials from UA Student Unions said that they were forced to close the office because Student Unions no longer has the means to support it.   Read more