Arizona State University News

Arizona State University (ASU) is a major public research university spread across five campuses in the Phoenix metropolitan area, with its largest campus in Tempe, Arizona. Established in 1885, ASU is known for its high level of research activity and its commitment to innovation in higher education. The university offers a wide range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees through 16 colleges and schools, focusing on a variety of disciplines including engineering, business, education, and sustainability. ASU has been recognized for its novel approaches to higher education, particularly its model for an “enterprise university” driven by inclusivity and accessibility. It also leads in initiatives like the New American University model, which emphasizes academic excellence, broad access to quality education, and meaningful community impact. ASU’s vibrant student life, extensive online learning options, and numerous research centers and institutes add to its reputation as a leader in transforming education to serve societal needs.