Meet Our Students

Students and scholars have been an integral part of the Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health (MEZCOPH) since its inception. Over 1600 students choose the MEZCOPH every academic year joining the greater University of Arizona network with students from 112 countries and all 50 US states represented. Our diverse student body includes domestic and international on campus students, Online students, Global Online Experience students, Microcampus students, students from immigrant and refugee backgrounds, students with global experience, and domestic and global visiting students and scholars. 

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Meet Our Students and Alumni

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Lady Dorothy Elli, BS '23

"The MEZCOPH community has allowed me to become a global citizen and identify solutions to local and global health needs. It has opened so many doors to me and many other students in public health."

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Ethel Aputerebuno Akolaa, MPH '23

"Knowledge is not worth having if it is not used to make a difference in society and improve the health and livelihood of all people. MEZCOPH is a great place for you to build that knowledge and make a difference wherever you find yourself."

Meet Ethel Aputerebuno Akolaa

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Sonal Lavakumar Budihal, MPH '21

"I appreciate the diversity of the MEZCOPH community. Despite all of the different cultures, personalities, experiences, and backgrounds of the students and staff, I’ve always felt very welcome and at home."

Meet Sonal Lavakumar Budihal

Student Resources

Our college has a long-standing commitment of supporting and sustaining a diverse and multicultural environment and works to foster a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere where every student feels welcome and has the support and resources they need to thrive. Resources to help students succeed are available at the university and college level.

Zuckerman College of Public Health: Student Life Resources

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Zuckerman College of Public Health: Office of Student Services and Alumni Affairs

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The University of Arizona Cultural and Resource Centers

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The University of Arizona Immigrant Student Resource Center

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The University of Arizona Student Life

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Global Wildcat Guide: University of Arizona and Tucson, Arizona Resource Guide

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The University of Arizona Global Center Online: Everything you need to stay connected to the University of Arizona

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International Student Resources: Learn about additional services and programs around campus

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