Graduate Medical Education at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson South

About Tucson

Tucson is a vibrant desert paradise. Our mild climate, rich culture and spectacular natural beauty makes Tucson a truly unique and wonderful place for you to live and work. The pace here is relaxed, the dress is casual and the people are friendly. Your life in Tucson will be low stress, authentic and perfect for starting your career and family.

With a population of a million people, you can choose from an exceptional variety of homes and neighborhoods, many award-winning schools and outstanding job-opportunities for spouses, especially those in medical and high-technology professions.

Here you'll find centuries-old Spanish missions near modern high-rise buildings. You can dine on cuisine by world-famous chefs or authentic Mexican food from old family recipes. Enjoy an Old West rodeo, take in the symphony or explore our fun and funky nightlife. In Tucson, variety is the norm.

With over 350 days of sunshine a year and awe-inspiring landscapes, Tucson is famous for its range of outdoor activities. Go hiking, biking and rock climbing, or enjoy challenging desert golf or kicking back by the pool with a real margarita.

One of the best places to find out more about Tucson is the Metropolitan Tucson Convention & Visitors Bureau website.