The SBS Community Classroom brings renowned University of Arizona professors and community scholars together with lifelong learners and professionals in the Tucson community. Offerings range from full courses where you study along with UArizona students to shorter, cultural immersion experiences.

Discounted tuition is available to UArizona employees and Alumni. Please contact Stephanie Noriega, Assistant Director for Community Engagement, for more information: smnoriega@arizona.edu


Lifelong Learning Courses

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

Professional Development Courses

Learn new career skills to stay competitive. These courses are typically offered in the evenings for working professionals.

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.

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.


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