The University of Arizona
Visit The University Of Arizona Campus, 5 Minutes from our hotelEstablished in 1885, the University of Arizona is a public research institution and the oldest university in the state. Recognized as a global leader, U of A is home to two medical schools and has been on the cutting-edge in the fields of space sciences, medicine, arts, business, and technology. The university offers a diverse range of academic disciplines and an award-winning staff to more than 42,100 undergraduate and graduate students.
Located in central Tucson just one mile from our hotel, the University of Arizona has a deep connection with the surrounding community, bringing museums and science exhibits, sports, arts, theater, and music events to visitors and locals throughout the year. Catch varsity sports from the NCAA Arizona Wildcats, including Pac-12 basketball and Division 1 football games at McKale Memorial Center and Arizona Stadium, respectively, both just five minutes from the Arizona Inn.
Prices -Free to enter campus. Visitor parking in all garages is $1-$2/hr. ($8 max.) and free on weekends and holidays (except during special events)
Hours -Varies by event and attraction
- Homecoming Barbecue Bash
- Reunion Weekend
- Summer Sendoff
- Guided Campus Tours
- Visitor's Center
- Museums & Planetarium
- Music, Theater & Dance Productions
- Sports Events