Who Can Apply to New Start?
You are eligible to attend the New Start Summer Program if you meet the following requirements:
- You are a first-time freshman who has graduated from high school during the 2013-2014 academic year and has not attended college; concurrently enrolled students may apply.
- You have been admitted to the University of Arizona and plan to enroll during the 2014 Fall semester in at least 6 units (half-time).
- You are a U.S. citizen or permanent resident with INS number.
- You complete and submit all required New Start documentation by the required date. You must complete both the 2013–2014 and 2014-2015 FAFSA forms by March 1st in order to receive priority consideration.
Please Note: This program is not intended for transfer or joint-admission students. For information on programs and services for transfer students, please contact the Transfer Center at (520) 626-5568 or visit http://transfer.arizona.edu.
How to Apply
The online application will become available November 1, 2013. After that date, simply fill out the application in the back of the New Start brochure and mail it into the New Start office or complete the online application by clicking on the "Apply" link.
What Happens Next?
Once you have applied and your admission to the University of Arizona is verified, we will send you an email with further instructions on how to complete your program contract and a link to the online registration. Your space is not guaranteed until you complete your program contract and receive confirmation from our office, so please complete your online registration as soon as possible once you receive the link.
Please Note: UA's official form of communication is your University email account (your email address that ends in @email.arizona.edu) which you will set up once you have been admitted to UA. We will not send email to other types of email accounts such as Gmail, Hotmail, AOL,etc. Please check your University email regularly.