With an education and research portfolio that stretches from soil sciences, to resource management, to retailing, and from beneath the soil to outer space, the University of Arizona's College of Agriculture, Life and Environmental Sciences offers 20 undergraduate degree programs across five schools and five departments. CALES research touches on nearly every aspect of modern life and has played a pivotal role in Arizona's and the global economy over the course of its 138-year history.

Uniquely positioned in the southern Arizona desert to offer solutions to problems affecting much of the world in the 21st century, the college continues to build on its heritage of advancing the frontiers of science to improve the human condition.