Term generally used in reference to the University of Arizona (the "U of A"), a prestigious institution located in Tucson, Arizona, and Arizona's first university. The school is also well known for its basketball program, which has set a record for consecutive NCAA tournament appearances. Also known as "U of A."
Kristy was the top student in her high school class, and decided to go to Tucson to attend the "Harvard of the Southwest."
by TStack1014 August 04, 2009