About Us

The Friends of Planning was formed to help ensure the strength and longevity of the graduate planning degree program at the University of Arizona.  Through financial contributions and shared expertise, the Friends of Planning provide scholarship funds and student awards.  Activities are funded by annual contributions from Board members and fund raising.  In addition, the Friends of Planning offers mentorship to graduate planning degree students and regular meetings with planning program administration.


The UA Planning Degree Program is a graduate program of the College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture (CAPLA) at the University of Arizona.  The College has its primary focus on sustainable design and planning, and the Planning Degree Program emphasis is on environmental sustainability for arid regions and beyond.  The concentration areas include Land Use and Urban Development; GeoDesign; Environmental and Regional Planning; and Heritage Conservation.  http://capla.arizona.edu/planning
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