What is the Arizona Assurance Scholars Program?
The Arizona Assurance Program (AZA) at the University of Arizona (UA) is a financial aid program for low-income students in the state of Arizona. The program is designed to assist students in attaining a bachelor’s degree by providing financial aid and support services.
The Arizona Assurance Program partners with colleges and departments on campus to provide scholars with comprehensive programming from their freshman year through their senior year. The mission of Arizona Assurance is achieved through academic programming, mentoring, career development and graduate/professional school preparation.
Benefits of Being an Arizona Assurance Scholar
Individualized success plan to ease the transition from high school to college
One-on-one mentoring from a faculty or staff member at UA
Regular communications to keep scholars connected and informed about resources and events