Friends of planning


To advocate for the graduate planning degree program at the University of Arizona by providing scholarships and student awards; convey the importance of planning to the community; and giving students practical experience.


Holding regular office hours with professional planners is one way the students can network or get advice about the planning profession.

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  • Time is TBD
    Zoom Rooms during Pandemic
    The Graduate Planning Society and Friends of Planning establish "office hours" each semester to assist the students and provide input on career development and mentorship.
  • Planning Jeopardy
    Time is TBD
    Gentle Ben's Brewing
    Annual student networking event where students and professionals team up to compete in a night of planning trivia. Hosted by Adam Trebek!
  • Design Excellence
    Time is TBD
    College of Architecture, Planning and La
    A team or individual planning project competition for graduate planning students at the University of Arizona College of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape Architecture (CAPLA).
  • Trick or Treat Meet & Greet
    Fri, Oct 30
    516 W Lester St
    Friends of Planning & the Graduate Planning Society will be gathering together to in-person meet and greet and trick or treat a little. BYOBS (bring your own beverages and snacks) and dress up in the spirit of the season.

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