The University of Arizona’s mission is to improve the prospects and enrich the lives of the people of Arizona and the world through education, research, creative expression, and community and business partnerships.
Collaborating with UArizona’s outstanding researchers has never been easier.
Whether you are interested in partnering on novel research, connecting with Tucson’s burgeoning start-ups, or locating at our award winning research parks, our team will work collaboratively with you in an effort to identify and establish win-win partnerships.
Research Facilities & Centers
The University of Arizona provides shared research resources called core facilities or cores—highly specialized testbed facilities available for faculty, students, and scientists in government and industry.
Core facilities offer:
- Specialized scientific instruments and equipment
- Cutting-edge technologies for product research and devealopment
- Services including training, education, and expert consultation
Centers & Institutes
UA’s more than 100 centers and institutes facilitate interdisciplinary collaboration among researchers, government, and industry, as well as offer an opportunity for research to influence public policy and contribute to economic development for our local and extended community.
Tech Parks Arizona
Tech Parks Arizona creates the place, environment, and interactive ground that generates, attracts, and retains technology companies and talent in alignment with the research, mission, and goals of the University of Arizona. Tech Parks Arizona directs the UA Tech Park at Rita Road, UA Tech Park at The Bridges and the University of Arizona Center for Innovation with the highest priority of recruitment of companies with connections to the UA to locate at these facilities.
UArizona president launches commission to fortify the future of agriculture and food production in the state and beyond
University of Arizona President Robert C. Robbins is forming a commission tasked with identifying solutions to food and economic insecurity, which are threatened by the changing climate and dwindling water resources.
A rough morning at home can lead to employees being more helpful at work
People often engage in "mood repair" after a tense interaction with a partner. After a difficult morning at home, employees may try to make themselves feel better by being of service to coworkers later in the day, research suggests.
Botanical gardens are 'hot spots' for butterflies amid climate change
Life in the concrete jungle can be rough, particularly for butterflies. But urban green spaces can hold surprising diversity and may become more important than ever in insect pollinator conservation, a new study finds.
Giant mantle plume reveals Mars is more active than previously thought
Researchers have discovered an enormous mantle plume pushing the surface of Mars upward and driving intense volcanic and seismic activity. The discovery reveals that Mars, like Earth and Venus, possesses an active interior, which challenges current views on the planet's evolution.