Arizona-Sonora Higher Education Exchange

Arizona-Sonora Higher Education Exchange

Arizona-Sonora Student Tuition Program
Arizona-Sonora Student Tuition Program

The Arizona-Mexico Commission and the State of Sonora’s Secretaría de Educación y Cultura are proud to support the exchange of students between Arizona and Sonora through a variety of programs. The programs support the exchange of students between the two states and countries for one semester or their entire degree.

Arizona-Sonora Student Tuition Program
Arizona Residents Studying in Sonora

Arizonans may attend any public university in Sonora completely tuition free, for just a semester or an entire degree program including a Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate or Medical Degree. Here is a list of participating Sonoran colleges and universities:

For more information about how to apply, contact Lorena Rueda, AMC Director of External Affairs, at 602.364.0338 or lrueda@az.gov.

Sonora Residents Studying in Arizona

Sonora residents may apply for a limited number of spots to study at Arizona colleges and universities at the in-state tuition rate. Students wishing to apply for the program must meet certain academic standards set by the State of Sonora; a final selection of program beneficiaries are chosen by Sonora.

This program applies to all Arizona universities and community colleges. Sonoran residents interested in applying should contact the Secretaría de Educación y Cultura del Estado de Sonora; visit their website by clicking here. You can also contact the Arizona-Mexico Commission at 602.542.1370 or info@azmc.org for more information.