University of Alaska Anchorage

  • 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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2019-20 Budget Information

For news updates, advocacy resources and information regarding developments with the proposed UA budget, please visit the chancellor's webpage.

Students: FAFSA form now available

The FAFSA form for 2020–2021 is available at All students must file a FAFSA each academic year to receive federal, state and some scholarship aid. Prefer a mobile app? The FAFSA is also on the myStudentAid app, available in the App Store (iOS) or Google Play (Android).

Tran Dai Phu

Management senior leads a UAA team as director for long-running rugby festival

More than 600 people gathered earlier this summer for the Midnight Sun Sevens Rugby Festival. The attendance is the largest in the event’s history, and is largely due to Tran Dai Phu and fellow Seawolves.

Read Full Story : Management senior leads a UAA team as director for long-running rugby festival

All about the ice

For the past two years, recent UAA alumnus Seth Campbell has worked on ICECON, a project commissioned by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, to assist the U.S. Coast Guard in determining ship travel and safety on the Great Lakes. He's now handing the baton to UAA engineering student Kelsey Frazier for part two of the project, Arctic ICECON.

Read Full Story All about the ice

Downtown Anchorage from Earthquake Park
Abigail Brown

Abigail Brown, clinical psychology student and former Marine, took a chance on an unexpected opportunity to intern for Alaska U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan this summer, and learned that there’s a lot more cooperation in D.C. than what’s portrayed in the media.

Senator Dan Sullivan’s office, how can I direct your call?
PND Engineers

For Alaska engineering firm PND Engineers Inc., hiring local UAA College of Engineering graduates is beneficial not just for their company's immediate needs, but in the long term as well.

The long game: PND Engineers Inc. knows hiring UAA engineering grads builds a strong local workforce
Jenna DiFolco

‘Tis the season to finally dig up the skis and start thinking about hitting the trails, unless you’re Jenna DiFolco who’s been preparing for the yet-to-arrive ski season all summer.

Winter is coming: Nordic skier talks summer training and discovering the environment and society major
Campus Tour

Explore everything UAA has to offer from the comfort of your home through UAA's interactive virtual tour. Student guides lead you through campus, introducing key buildings and facilities along the way. Each tour stop is supplemented by a variety of photos, videos and 360-degree images that immerse you in the unique atmosphere of the Anchorage campus.

Explore UAA through a virtual campus tour