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Relocation Services


The University of Arizona contracts with Above & Beyond Relocation Services to provide free relocation support services, such as real estate assistance, and community orientations. Candidates who are considering relocation to the Tucson or Phoenix area are encouraged to use the free services offered by Above & Beyond Relocation Services. Ask your department contact to be introduced to ABRS prior to your visit.

Moving Allowances

Employees relocating to Arizona may receive a departmental moving allowance and may choose among seven national moving companies that have established competitive pricing agreements with the University of Arizona. Several benefits are also offered at no additional cost: free valuation (insurance); waiver of peak transportation rates (during the summer months and holidays); and discounted rates for international moves. For more information and bidding requirements see the Moving Information Sheet for New Hires. You may also refer to FSM Policy #9.14.

Comparison Tool

To learn more about the cost-of-living and to access salary data for several Arizona cities, including Tucson, Phoenix, and Sierra Vista, please click here.