- "Go Beyond! Plus Ultra!"
- ―U.A.'s official motto
U.A. is the #1 ranked high school for heroics and is considered as the top Hero Academy in Japan. Students are separated based on their abilities into specific Departments and Classes - A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J and K. At the entrance, there is a security wall nicknamed the "U.A. Barrier" that automatically closes if a person does not have a Student ID Card or Special Entry Permission ID. Many precautions have been made to keep members of the press and villains out.
Department of Heroes
Students learn everything they need to know to become excellent heroes in service of the community and work towards the qualifications necessary to be allowed to use their Quirk's in public spaces.
These students belong to Classes A and B.
Department of General Education
Students who don't make the cut for the hero department are included in this department. It boasts a top-notch education with an eclectic lineup of teachers. The department of general education supports students aiming for college and other pursuits. It is also possible for students with exceptional grades to be transferred to the hero department.
These students belong to Classes C, D and E.
Department of Support
Students in this department focus on developing support equipment that help heroes out on the battlefield. With a workspace stocked to the brim with all sorts of executive tools, the department provides an unmatched creative environment.
These students belong to Classes F, G and H.
Department of Management
This department focuses on all aspects of heroic business, from founding and managing hero agencies to executive producing heroes. They even do hands-on lessons in venture capitalism.
Theses students belong to Classes I, J and K.
- Class 1-A
- Class 1-B
- Development Studio
- Lunch Rush Cafeteria
- Recovery Girl's Nurse's Office
- Conference Room
- P.E. Grounds
- Teachers Lounge
- Principal's Office
- Administration Office
- Ground Beta
- Ground Gamma
- Ground Omega
- Gym Gamma
- Heights Alliance
- Sports Festival Stadium
- Unforeseen Simulation Joint
- Yūei (雄英?) is inverted kanji for "hero" (英雄 eiyū?).
- The school's motto "Plus Ultra" is Latin for "further beyond" and is the national motto of Spain.