Graduate Tours & Information Sessions

CAPLA Gridshell

Learn more about CAPLA's graduate programs with a visit, tour, information session and more.

There's no better way to get a feel for the College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture at the University of Arizona than to sit in on an information session and visit our world-class facilities. Sign up for a session below, view a pre-recorded session or tour if you can't make it in person and check out our other opportunities for connecting with CAPLA and UArizona.

In-Person Tours 

In-person building tours for prospective graduate students may be scheduled by completing the form below or contacting us at

How do I get to CAPLA for an in-person tour? View maps and directions.

Tours should be requested at least 7 days ahead of time.



Virtual Information Sessions

Join us for a CAPLA virtual information session. All times are Arizona time.

There are no upcoming events listed.

If you can't make it to a live virtual information session, view our virtual session:

Connect with CAPLA at an Event Near You

Connect with the College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture at an architecture and design event near you! Learn more about the following 2023 events and register to attend:

Date + Time Event Location Learn More + Register
Saturday, January 20 - Monday, January 22   Atlanta, GA Email to schedule an appointment 
Monday, February 12 - Wednesday, February 14   Los Angeles, CA Email to schedule an appointment 
Wednesday, March 6 - Sunday, March 10   Newark, NJ and New York, NY Email to schedule an appointment 
Thursday, March 28- Saturday, March 30  LABASH- UC DAVIS 2024 Davis, CA Conference Registration
Wednesday, April 10 - Friday April 12   Houston, TX Email to schedule an appointment 
Wednesday, April 24 - Friday, April 26   Detroit, MI  Email to schedule an appointment 
Saturday, April 27 - Sunday, April 28   Vancouver, BC, Canada Email to schedule an appointment 
Monday, April 29 - Thursday, May 2    Seattle, WA Email to schedule an appointment 

Join Us for Virtual Tours

CAPLA Building Virtual Tour

UArizona Campus Virtual Tour

Find out what it's like to be a CAPLA student first-hand.

Our student ambassadors are here to answer any questions you may have.


Connect with Our Recruitment Coordinator

Cylan Shaffer

Cylan Shaffer
Recruitment Coordinator

Cylan Shaffer's higher education career includes five years of service at UArizona. He was a program coordinator for desk and summer operations in Housing and Residential Life and an admissions counselor in Undergraduate Admissions. After a year at San Diego State University's Fowler College of Business as an academic advisor, Cylan was an academic advisor in the Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering before joining CAPLA.

Schedule an Appointment with Our Graduate Coordinator


Gretchen Luhr
Graduate Programs Coordinator

Gretchen Luhr comes to CAPLA with a background in social sciences research in academic and applied settings. With a Ph.D. in Urban Studies, she supports all CAPLA graduate students on their academic journey by advising them on various requirements from admissions through graduation. She also helps prospective applicants with their graduate application questions.