Lifelong learning from renowned UA professors

Dive into the social sciences and liberal arts, or learn new professional skills, with the SBS Community Classroom. Building on the success of our Downtown Series, this quality education series brings renowned UA professors together with lifelong learners and professionals in the Tucson community.

Discounted tuition is available to UA employees and UA Alumni. Please email Kerstin Miller for more information:

Classroom with Professor Chomsky

Experience the same lectures as UA students (minus the tests!). These academic courses give you the opportunity to meet and discuss with students of all ages.

Lifelong Learning

Explore topics that stir your curiosity. These courses match our faculty expertise with your interests – from history and philosophy to information science and archaeology.

Cultural Immersion Experiences

Savor the richness of our regional cultural heritage through art, food, botany, and sense-of-place participatory workshops. Offered in collaboration with community-based partners and tradition bearers.

Professional Development Courses

Learn new career skills to stay competitive. These courses are designed for working professionals and are offered in Downtown Tucson locations.