Graduate School

An Engaged Community through Creativity, Scholarship, and Research

Dean Helena S. Wisniewski extends a warm welcome to new and returning graduate students of the University of Alaska Anchorage Graduate School for the 2016-2017 academic year.

The Graduate School is located at 1901 Bragaw, Suite 368.

The University of Alaska Anchorage Graduate School offers 6 doctoral and 22 Master's degree programs, and 15 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.


Upcoming Events 

Defense Announcements 

Alexandra Taitt
Anthropology Candidate

The Next Dimension of Representation: The Role of Photogrammetric 3D Modeling in Digital Heritage Preservaiton of Indigenous Material Culture"

Beatrice McDonald Hall, Room 239
Friday, May 5th at 10:00 a.m.

Mitchell Hoback
English Candidate

Discursive Regulators and Ideological Constructors: Educative Public Policy Documents in 19th Century Protestant Missions in Southeast Alaska"

ADM 101A
Friday, May 5th at 12:30 p.m.

Karolin (Kristin) Anders
English Candidate

Bertolt Brecht's The Threepenny Opera: The Tension between Textual Variation and Contextual Adaption in Translation"

ADM 101A
Monday, May 8th at 12:30 p.m.

Michael DiBattista
English Candidate

"Revenge Most Queer: Hamlet, Vengeance, and the Future"

ADM 101A
Tuesday, May 9th at 11:30 a.m.

Upcoming Events & Deadlines

Graduate Hooding Ceremony

Wendy Williamson Auditorium

May 6, 2017

3:00 pm - 5:00pm

Summer Semester Priority Registration for Admitted Graduate Students

Monday, February 20, 2017

Deadline to apply for spring 2017 graduation and be included in the commencement program 

Friday, April 7, 2017

Spring Theses Due

Monday, April 10, 2017

Deadline to apply for spring graduation and walk in the commencement and/or Hooding ceremony

Friday, April 28, 2017

Spring Projects Due 

Monday, May 1, 2017

The UAA Office of Financial Assistance is pleased to offer a new resource for strengthening the financial literacy of students. The UAA CashCourse website is designed to provide students with the tools and information that will allow them to make informed financial decisions.

Council of Graduate Schools News Network

You are encouraged to access the information available from the Council of Graduate Schools News Network which provides updates on major news, research, and policies shaping graduate education.

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