Third-Party Sponsors

Sponsors are third-party agencies who provide a guarantee of payment for a student's tuition and fees. Qualifying sponsors may be corporations, vocational rehabilitation offices, and government agencies.

The Bursar's Office manages Domestic Sponsors. Global Initiatives manages International Sponsors.

Deadlines for Financial Guarantee Letters

The last day a financial guarantee letter will be accepted:

Requirements for Financial Guarantee Letters

  • The name of the student must exactly match the name on file at the University
  • The length of the sponsorship must be stated and cannot be less than one semester
  • The letter must include a statement that the agency will pay for non-resident tuition and registration fees, the maximum dollar amount or percentage
  • Billing instructions must include a U.S. address
  • We cannot accept letters with specific billing conditions such as specific class enrollment, financial aid received, or maintenance of a minimum grade point average
  • We cannot bill for student health insurance; students will need to contact Campus Health, and have them bill their sponsor

Submission Instructions

Email letters of financial guarantee to:


Mail letters of financial guarantee to:

  • The University of Arizona
    Attn: Sponsored Student Liaison
    1303 E. University Blvd., Box 3
    Tucson, AZ 85719-0521

Canceling a Financial Guarantee Letter

  • Notify the Bursar's Office in writing before the first day of classes for that semester
  • Cancellations will not be accepted once classes have begun unless full payment is received from the student