An Engaged Community through Innovation, Creativity, and Research

The University of Alaska Anchorage Graduate School offers 6 doctoral and 23 Master's degree programs, and 9 graduate certificate programs. UAA offers cooperative/collaborative graduate programs with the University of Alaska Fairbanks, the University of Washington Medical School, Idaho State University, East Carolina University, and Creighton University. The Graduate School enrolls over 1500 students in graduate studies from all 50 states, U.S. territories, and around the world.

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 Upcoming Thesis Defenses: 

  • Anthropology
    At this time, there are no upcoming defenses in Anthropology. Please check back later of see other programs for their scheduled defenses. 
  • Biological Sciences

    Roxanne Beltran, UAF PhD candidate, Biological Sciences, (Collaborative Program)
    "
    Bridging the Gap between Pupping and Molting Phenology: Behavioral and Ecological Drivers in Weddell Seals"
    Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 11:30 am in CPISB 105A

  • Creative Writing and Literary Arts
    At this time there are no upcoming defenses in Creative Writing and Literary Arts. Please check back later or see other programs for their scheduled defenses.
  • Clinical Psychology
    At this time there are no upcoming defenses in Clinical or Clinical-Community Psychology. Please check back later or see other programs for their scheduled defenses.

  • English
    At this time there are no upcoming defenses in English. Please check back later or see other programs for their scheduled defenses.
  • Civil Engineering

    At this time, there are no upcoming defenses in Civil Engineering. Please check back later or see other programs for their scheduled defenses. 

  • Mechanical Engineering
    At this time there are no upcoming defenses in Mechanical Engineering. Please check back later or see other programs for their scheduled defenses.

 Upcoming project defenses:

  • Nursing

    At this time, there are no upcoming defenses in Nursing Science. Please check back later or see other programs for their scheduled defenses.

  • Public Health Practice

    At this time, there are no upcoming defenses in the Public Health Program. Please check back later or see other programs for their scheduled defenses.

  • Project Management/Engineering Science Management

    At this time there are no upcoming defenses in Project Management or Engineering/Science Management. Please check back later or see other programs fo their their scheduled defenses.

  • Civil Engineering

    At this time there are no upcoming defenses in Civil Engineering. Please check back later or see other programs for their scheduled defenses.

  • Mechanical Engineering
    At this time there are no upcoming defenses in Mechanical Engineering. Please check back later or see other programs fo their their scheduled defenses.

 

Graduate Community in the News:

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The first-ever release of a North Slope 3D seismic data set will help 2018 ConocoPhillips Arctic Science and Engineering Endowment award winners Professor Simon Kattenhorn and his graduate student, Triffon Tatarin, to get a much better grip on the geologic underpinnings of about 400 square miles of the North Slope.
Civil engineering graduate student Euan-Angus Mac Leod works to predict the speed of coastal erosion statewide
Biology graduate student Hannah Uher-Koch monitors loon behavior on the North Slope
Plexiglas menagerie: The case of the buried caribou teeth - Nathan Harmston, Anthropology graduate student

 

Upcoming Deadlines and Events:

Spring Semester 2018

Final Deadline to Apply for Spring Graduation: April 27,2018

Spring Graduate Hooding Ceremony
Wendy Williamson Auditorium- Saturday, May 5, 2018 -  3:00 pm 

Spring Commencement Ceremony
Alaska Airlines Center - Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 1:00 pm

Summer Semester 2018

Summer 2018 Priority Registration Begins for Admitted UAA Graduate Students: February 12, 2018

Admission Application Deadline: May 1, 2018
Late Application Deadline: June 15, 2018

Payment Deadline - $125.00 fee assessed: July 9, 2018, 5:00 pm
Late Payment Deadline - $175.00 fee assessed: July 27, 2018, 5:00 pm

Theses & Dissertations Due: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 

Summer Graduation Application Deadline: July 27, 2018

Fall Semester 2018

Fall 2018 Priority Registration Begins for Admitted UAA Graduate Students:  March 30, 2018

Application deadline for most graduate programs: July 15. Check your specific program for exceptions. 

 
Graduate School
University of Alaska Anchorage
1901 Bragaw Street, Suite 368
Anchorage, Alaska   99508
United States
Tel: (907) 786-1096
Fax:  (907) 786-1791
E-mail:  uaa_graduateschool@alaska.edu
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