University of Arizona Short Programs 2018

University of Arizona Short Programs 2018

Published: 15 February 2018

The University of Arizona offers several short-term programs over the northern summer: intensive Learning Research Experience; Entrepreneurship, Marketing & Innovation; and Sustainable Urban Design. For more information, visit .

Intensive Research Experience - Undergraduate students spend ten (10) weeks (2 June-8 August 2018) participating in research activities, attending workshops, fieldtrips, and a graduate school symposium. This program offers academic, professional, and cultural experiences for undergraduate students interested in science, technology, social sciences, and engineering to explore the life of a graduate student and a scientific professional. Application deadline: 23 March.

Entrepreneurship, Marketing & Innovation - This series of seminars is tailored for undergraduate students to develop professional skills in the Eller College of Management with focus in entrepreneurship, marketing and innovation.  Students will attend lectures, seminars and workshops on designated projects. Students will also participate in observational visits to companies off-campus to help inform their on-campus projects. Program dates: 14 June-8 August 2018. Application deadline: 30 March.

Sustainable Urban Design - An introduction to the critical analysis of sustainable urban design and its context including paradigms, principles, tools, and theory of urban design ranging from local to international contexts. Program dates: 2 June-29 June 2018. Application deadline: 30 March.


Students should apply directly to the University of Arizona via their website by the date listed on the specific program page.

If you wish to transfer credit for the program, you must first seek approval from your faculty for credit transfer through Cross-Institutional EnrolmentFor more information see - Applying for credit and funding for your overseas short course.

Risk assessment

All programs involve some degree of risk to participants. If you choose to source a provider on your own, please remember to do some research on them first and ensure that they are a legitimate organisation and that the product they offer will definitely meet your requirements. Students are therefore advised to undertake their own risk assessment before departure and any participation in these programs is at their own risk.

Before departure

All students should register their travel with Gifu-city. You should also undertake a risk assessment before heading overseas. For more information see - How to prepare for departure.

Over information

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