• Please join us on Monday, November 14th from 5-7PM in César Chávez 111 as we continue to dialogue about the benefits of having an Asian Pacific American (APA) Studies Program at the UA. The APA Talk wil include a a mock lecture titled, Is Lighter Better?: Understanding Colorism in Asian American Communities" by Dr. Joanne Rondilla from ASU. There will be free food at the event. Hope to see you there!

  • Applications can be picked up and turned in to the APASA front desk.

Welcome to APASA!

APASA's mission is to:

  • Promote student success for the diverse East Asian, Southeast Asian, Pacific Islander, and Desi or South Asian American communities on campus
  • Increase awareness of the experiences and issues facing the diverse communities represented within APASA
  • Provide academic, educational, and cultural programs and resources to engage students to become active citizens in our ever-increasing global society
  • Support individual students in realizing their academic, personal, and professional goals


Located on the second floor of the Nugent Building in the heart of campus, the APASA Center provides students with a place to meet new friends, hang out between classes and learn more about what The University of Arizona has to offer.

APASA Center Hours and Location

Center Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Center Location: University of Arizona Nugent Building, 2nd floor 1212 E. University Blvd. Tucson, AZ 85721
Phone: (520) 621-3481 | Fax: (520) 621-9880

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