The Alaska Justice Statistical Analysis Center (AJSAC), housed in the UAA Justice Center, is one of 52 research centers in the U.S. which collects, analyzes, and reports crime and justice statistics to assist in developing criminal justice policy. The Fact Sheet is a regular publication of the AJSAC.

Learn More about AJSAC Here

UAA is the Health Campus for the UA System

Our Vision

Leading toward a healthier tomorrow

Our Mission

Advancing the health and wellbeing of people and communities

The University of Alaska Board of Regents has named UAA as the health campus for the entire UA system.  The College of Health (COH) is in the forefront of educating students to become doctors, nurses, and other health care and public health professionals and researchers.  The college is comprised of 15 academic and research units focused on the state‚Äôs top health priorities:

  • Interpersonal violence
  • Childhood trauma
  • Substance abuse
  • Health care systems policy and delivery
  • Environmental health
  • Biomedical science

We strive to collaborate on innovative approaches with all of our partners and stakeholders, to develop interdisciplinary resources, and to engage communities in a culture that promotes health and academic and research excellence.

Professional programs housed within the College of Health share a common interest in issues that impact the development, health, and well being of individuals and communities.  The instructional, service, and scholarship efforts of the faculty in the various curricula are enhanced and supported by collaborative research and service activities in the various organizations.

Together, through multi-disciplinary approaches, the schools, departments, centers, and institutes take direct action to address the needs and potentials of Alaska's peoples and communities.


News and Events

Featured Stories

Digital Storytelling

Diversity Digital Storytelling

The College of Health's Diversity Committee is bringing digital storytelling to the forefront to give everyday people a voice. Digital storytelling provides a way to document the stories of our student's pathway to choosing a career in the health field. It not only promotes the College of Health, but also promotes the message that UAA is a very diverse university. Our first digital story can be found on the School of Nursing RRANN Graduates page.


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