Alaska’s Largest University

The University of Alaska Anchorage is the state's largest post secondary institution. It is comprised of the Anchorage Campus located in the heart of Alaska's largest city, as well as Kenai Peninsula College, Matanuska Susitna College, Kodiak College and Prince William Sound College, all located in some of the most beautiful places in Alaska.

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Wolf Pack

Leaders of the pack

Transitioning from high school to college can be overwhelming. From trying to figure out how to sign up for classes to joining campus clubs, and everything in between, the UAA New Student Orientation Wolf Pack helps navigating life as a college student a little less stressful.

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UAA scientists monitor little brown bats on Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson.

How vulnerable are Alaska's bats to white-nose syndrome?

UAA scientists are in the middle of a two-year assignment to monitor the roosting and migrating behavior of Alaska's little brown bats in light of the devastating white-nose syndrome that has killed 6 million bats across the U.S. and Canada.

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Princess Johnson

From UAA to PBS: Producing a better television landscape

In the age of peak TV, people of color are still underrepresented. UAA alumna Princess Daazhraii Johnson hopes to change that with the upcoming PBS KIDS show Molly of Denali, the first nationally distributed children’s series to feature an Alaska Native lead character.

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David Block

Peak performance

A staple of the Anchorage theater scene and a longtime teacher, UAA alumnus David Block is the founder of Midnight Sun Theatre and Aether Education. This summer, Block premiered his latest production, “Dr. Fortean’s Klondike Gold Elixir and Wild Big Alaska Show!"

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Mackenzie Miller

Gymnast MVP and all-around competitor sticks the landing

Mackenzie Miller describes her whole life revolving around gymnastics. Born to gymnastic coaches and practically raised in their gym, she was recently voted Team MVP and has trained to become an all-around competitor while majoring in accounting and earning a 4.0 GPA.

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Campus Kick-Off

2018 Campus Kick-Off is Aug. 25

UAA Campus Kick-Off welcomes new and returning students to celebrate the beginning of another academic year. More than 150 student clubs, UAA departments and Anchorage businesses will host booths during the festival. Join us on Saturday, Aug. 25, as we kick off the fall 2018 semester! 

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