An Engaged Community through Innovation, Creativity, and Research

The University of Alaska Anchorage Graduate School offers 6 doctoral and 20 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

    Annalisa Heppner, MA Candidate, Anthropology 
    "A Femininist Theoretical Approach to the Analysis of the Osseous Tool Suite from the Broken Mammoth Site, Interior Alaska"
    Friday, November 10, 2017 at 4:00 pm in BMH 117.

    Bronwyn Jones, MA Candidate, Anthropology
    "One Community, One Fish: A Retrospective Investigation of Accessing Changing Fisheries and Cultural Continuity in Tyonek, Alaska."
    Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 5:30 pm in BMH 228

  • Biological Sciences
    At this time there are no upcoming defenses in Biological Sciences. Please check back later or check other programs to see their scheduled defenses.
  • Creative Writing and Literary Arts
    At this time there are no upcoming defenses in Creative Writing and Literary Arts. Please check back later or check other programs to see their scheduled defenses.
  • Clinical Psychology
    At this time there are no upcoming defenses in Clinical Psychology. Please check back later or check other programs to see their scheduled defenses.
  • English
    At this time there are no upcoming defenses in English. Please check back later or check other programs to see their scheduled defenses.
  • Civil Engineering

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

     

     

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

 Upcoming project defenses:

  • Nursing

    David Ampong, MS Candidate, Nursing Science
    "Barriers to the Implementation of Pharmacogenomics in Psychiatric Clinical Practice"
    Monday, December 4, 2017 at 11:00 am in HSB 103

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

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

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

 

Graduate Community in the News:

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Biology graduate student Hannah Uher-Koch monitors loon behavior on the North Slope
Dietetics grad Seth Anderson makes healthy plates for a healthy state at Southcentral Foundation
Geological Society of America names UAA professor Simon Kattenhorn as a fellow
Plexiglas menagerie: The case of the buried caribou teeth - Nathan Harmston, Anthropology graduate student

 

Upcoming Deadlines and Events:

Admission Application Period Closes: Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Add/Drop Period Begins: Monday, August 28, 2017
Add/Drop Period Ends: Friday, September 8, 2017

Enrollment Deadline for Fall Graduate Assistantship Health Insurance: Friday, September 8, 2017

Payment Deadline - $125 late fee assessed: Monday, September 18, 2017

Continuous Registration Deadline: Friday, October 27, 2017

Registration Deadline for Independent and Directed Studies, Practicum, Internship, Research, & Thesis Courses: Friday, October 27th

Deadline to Apply for Fall Graduation and Be Included in the Commencement Program: Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Withdrawal Deadline: Friday, November 3, 2017

Payment Deadline - $175 late fee assessed: Monday, November 6, 2017

Spring 2018 Priority Registration Begins for Admitted UAA Graduate Students: Friday, November 10, 2017

Theses & Dissertations Due: Friday, December 1, 2017 (no deadline extentions)

Final Deadline to Apply for Fall Graduation: Friday, December 8, 2017

Fall Graduate Hooding Ceremony

Wendy Williamson Auditorium - Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 3:00 pm

Fall Commencement Ceremony

Alaska Airlines Center - Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 1:00 pm

 
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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