The mission of the University of Alaska Anchorage is to discover and disseminate knowledge through teaching, research, engagement, and creative expression.
Located in Anchorage and on community campuses in Southcentral Alaska, UAA is committed to serving the higher education needs of the state, its communities, and its diverse peoples.

The University of Alaska Anchorage is an open-access university with academic programs leading to occupational endorsements; undergraduate and graduate certificates; and associate, baccalaureate and graduate degrees in a rich, diverse and inclusive environment.


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  • honeybuckets

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    UAA team works to end the need for honeybuckets  

  • survey

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    Student Survey names top UAA faculty  

  • kappes

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    Bruno Kappes receives Bullock Prize  

  • economics

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    Experimental Economics class project looks at corporate social responsibility  

  • townsend

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    Ralph Townsend named new ISER Director  


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