Optimi Student Foundation Honorary

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The Optimi Student Foundation Honorary is a volunteer service group that provides opportunities for esteemed members of the student body to participate in University of Arizona events with University officials and prominent alumni.

Established in 1982 by the UA Foundation, Optimi members provide support and volunteer staffing for various activities, including special events, cocktail parties, banquet luncheons and dinners, and other exclusive alumni events.


Optimi members must be well-rounded, articulate and capable of representing the Foundation and the University at official functions. To be considered for the selection process, students must:

  • Maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA;
  • Commit to at least one year of service to the club;
  • Demonstrate prior involvement in community service.

Optimi Student President

"Optimi is a tremendous opportunity to represent the student body of the UA to a prestigious group of alumni and University leaders. It is a privilege and honor to build on the traditions of the past and to make lasting connections for the future."

—Nicholas Jones, President

For more information, contact the Optimi Student Foundation Honorary at .