The biggest problems in the world cannot be solved alone. With help from his professor, ASU doctoral student Charles Rolsky is turning his passion for the world’s oceans into a plan of action to save them and inspiring more students along the way. Read more

Learn to Thrive

Find out what ASU students say about their future careers, being transformed and changing the world

You probably have a lot of reasons to go to college. To expand your horizons. To prepare for your career. To start building your network. To get ready to take on the world. But the world can be unpredictable. It’s constantly changing, evolving, progressing. So at ASU, we equip you with the skills to learn anything your entire life. No matter what obstacles the world throws at you, you’ll have the tools to conquer them and come out thriving. We call it being a master learner, and once you become one, you can go anywhere you want to in life.  Learn to thrive.

33 Buckets

“I went to ASU because I wanted to change the world. The thing I never would have expected was how the world would have changed me.”

World problems don’t get much bigger than the global water crisis, but innovators from Arizona State University have created a purification system and distribution model that can help millions of people in developing nations.

Learn to Thrive

“Your biggest challenge in college is finding out who you are.”

Find out what ASU students say about their perceptions of college before they got here, and what they found to be true as they get ready to graduate.


“I needed something more…”

After a successful career in the Marine Corps, Cliff needed more in his transition to civilian life. Find out how he discovered a way to continue his lifelong commitment to serve his community.

#1 in the U.S. for innovation

ahead of Stanford (#2)
and MIT (#3)

- US News and World Report
2016, 2017 and 2018

A top-10 university for graduate employability

ahead of MIT, Columbia and UCLA

- Global University and Employability Survey

Top 25 in the US

Thirty-six ASU programs are ranked among the country's top 25 including journalism, public affairs, law, engineering, business, science, education, art, health and Barrett, The Honors College.

- U.S. News and World Report