Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Prescott, Arizona Campus

Take a moment to visit our Prescott Campus website and learn more about the beauty of northern Arizona. Prescott's climate offers exceptional year-round flying conditions and caters to an active, outdoor lifestyle. The University's western campus in Prescott, Arizona, is 100 miles north of Phoenix. The mile-high campus has an enrollment of about 1,850 students and covers 539 acres of high-altitude western terrain, with campus life centered in a one-mile area. The flight training center is at nearby Prescott Love Field Municipal Airport. Students may choose from 19 bachelor degrees and two master's degrees at the Prescott Campus.

On the Prescott Campus there are more than 90 clubs and organizations, Army and Air Force ROTC, eleven (11) intercollegiate athletic teams, and numerous intramural teams and club sports.

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LOCATION: Prescott, Arizona (mile-high elevation). Two hours from Phoenix and the Grand Canyon. High desert climate, exceptional flying conditions, extraordinary natural environment.

STUDENTS: Approximately 1,850 students from 50 states and 25 countries — seven percent international, 19 percent female.



RESIDENCE OPTIONS: Three distinctive co-ed residential centers, including newly renovated Mingus Mountain Residence Halls and Thumb Butte Complex, our latest addition exclusively for freshmen (47% of students live on campus).

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS: More than 90 student organizations

Plane on Embry-Riddles Campus in Prescott ArizonaROTC: Programs include Army and the award-winning Air Force Detachment 028, consistently named “Best in the West.” In 2004, Det. 028 was the third-largest detachment in the nation. The Cadet Wing is home to the ROTC programs on campus, which offer attractive scholarships to qualified students.

ATHLETICS: Independent member of NAIA-CALPAC Conference, fielding eleven intercollegiate teams: men's and women’s soccer, men's and women's golf, men's and women's cross country, women's softball, women's volleyball, and men's wrestling. Numerous intramural teams and club sports are also available.

CAMPUS: 539 acres, including academic, residential, and recreational resources.

FACILITIES: New Academic Complex, home to an advanced weather center and meteorology suite, computer design lab, and classrooms; Aerospace Experimental and Fabrication Building; state-of-the-art engineering and wind tunnel labs; aviation safety center with crash lab, advanced flight simulators; flight line with an extensive fleet of training aircraft a short distance from campus. A new Dining Hall opened in early 2008, and the new Haas Interfaith Chapel opened in Fall 2008. Another recent addition to campus is the Christine and Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Library and Learning Center.

TUITION: Please visit the estimated costs page for specific information on Undergraduate and Graduate programs, housing, Flight Programs and related costs.

FINANCIAL AID: Almost 90 percent of students receive some form of achievement-based and/or need-based state, federal, or institutional assistance, including ROTC.

DEGREES OFFERED:Visit the Prescott Campus site for a complete listing of degrees and programs.