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Spring break canceled for 2020-21 academic year

 The Office of Provost sent out an official email Wednesday announcing that spring break 2021 is cancelled.  The 2021 spring break will be replaced with a series of reading days spread throughout the spring semester, on Feb. 25, March 9, March 10, April 2 and April 21.  “This adjustment to the Academic Calendar is a necessary component of our ongoing commitment to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the Tucson community and across the nation by reducing travel by faculty, staff, and students," said Provost Liesl Folks in an email. Read more

UA COVID-19 Test Tracker

Daily (10/18)
282 0 0.0%
Total (8/4)
51,354 2,418 4.7%
Includes tests since August 4, 2020
Data from
Updated October 18, 2020

Shelton on UA's budget ordeal

In part one of a two-part series, the Arizona Daily Wildcat sat down with President Shelton to discuss his plans for coping with an unstable and shrinking budget. Read more