University of Alaska Anchorage
Expedited Program Review Update
UAA is undertaking an expedited program review to meet new fiscal realities resulting from state budget cuts. Recommendations from deans, the provost and the chancellor on academic program changes, including continuation, revision or deletion, are now posted on the status page. This review is an ongoing process, leading to final decisions from the Board of Regents at its June 2020 meeting. For details on the process and timeline, visit uaa.alaska.edu/expeditedprogramreview.
The University of Alaska is partnering with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Our health and emergency management teams are working closely with university leadership to monitor the status of the outbreak and respond as the situation evolves. UA coronavirus information.
Alternate Course Delivery
Guidance for Faculty
Please visit the Academic Continuity (Guidance for Faculty) page for alternate course delivery FAQs and faculty support resources.
Guidance for Students
UAA leadership will host a series of online information sessions for students to help facilitate the transition to alternate course delivery and answer other questions arising from the university's response to COVID-19. For more student resources, visit the Student Success website.
A well-rounded college career
In her four years at UAA, civil engineering senior Kacy Grundhauser has achieved an impressive amount on top of her challenging degree. To top it off, the American Society of Civil Engineers recently recognized her as one of the 2020 New Faces of Civil Engineering – Collegiate Edition.Read Full Story : A well-rounded college career
Researching the stars
During UAA Department of Physics and Astronomy Professor Dr. Travis Rector's 2018 sabbatical, he split his time between Arizona and Chile working on a telescope project decades in the making. Rector hopes that UAA students will be some of the first to get their hands on the groundbreaking data the telescope provides.