GENERAL EDUCATION

In most cases, the new General Education program serves students who started taking classes at the University of Arizona in Spring 2022 or after.

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The New Curriculum

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LEARN MORE

Answers to some of the most common questions about UArizona's new General Education program.

 

Who?

Learn more about the people who will be taking, teaching, and supporting courses offered in the new General Education program.

What to Expect

UArizona's new General Education program is designed so you can explore your interests, understand others’ perspectives, and make connections between your courses to achieve your academic and career goals.

 

Implementation

Learn more about the phased rollout of the new GE, including the soft launch and timelines.

Why Change?

General Education has not been substantially revisited at UArizona since 1998. Learn more about why we're making changes to General Education.

UPCOMING Opportunities for Instructors

 

Instructional-Teams Project

The Instructional-Teams Project is launching its FINAL award opportunity. Come work with the project and fellow instructors to receive support in building or enhancing a team to support teaching. Please contact Karie Lattimore for more information.

The Accelerator

The Experiential Learning Design Accelerator (The Accelerator) builds on the vision of 100% Engagement by directly supporting faculty with dedicated time, space, and community to design courses that integrate community-based experiential learning for undergraduate students.

 

CE + EL Initiative

Community engagement through experiential learning creates a space where campus and community can learn and grow together, by making mutual investment and reaping the mutual benefit.

Community Engaged Learning Toolkits

The report, resources, examples, and case studies provided are intended to capture a local understanding of the courses, programs, and opportunities that involve undergraduate students in community engaged projects which serve community needs and enhance their learning.