University of Alaska Anchorage

  • Student Success

    Student Success is one of the core values of the UAA 2020 strategic plan, redefining the university’s relationship to its students and its measure of success. It will continue to be the foundation of future plans as UAA develops as an institution of the 21st century.

    See the evolution and accomplishments of the UAA 2020 plan


Student Success Events and News 

Be Sure to Register for Howl Days! 

Welcome future Seawolves! Howl Days Orientations are designed for all incoming UAA students, whether you are a first-time freshman (never attended college before), transfer student, or student returning to college after a long break. Attending orientation is expected of all incoming students and gives you the opportunity to connect with UAA students, staff and faculty while getting information about life at UAA.

New this year, Howl Days includes course registration! Be sure to complete your Placement Tests prior to your Howl Day. Register for Howl Days here!

March 2019 UA Student Success Convening

The first University of Alaska Student Success Convening was a complete success! Those who attended in-person and online heard from leading experts on what works in student success and from colleagues across the UA system about what they are doing to increase student success at their campuses. 

Wasn't able to attend? Check out the University of Alaska Student Success Convening website for the presentation recording, agenda, presentation materials, and much more! 

Significant Changes to Howl Days

New Team of First-Year Advisors Lays Groundwork for Student Success

Valerie Robideaux Appointed as Director of First Year Student Advising and Success

Student success: A Conversation with Claudia Lampman

Claudia Lampman to Assume Role of Vice Provost for Student Success

Contact Student Success 

Claudia Lampman

Claudia Lampman
Vice Provost for Student Success
Phone: 907.786.1619
Office: ADM-211


Valerie Robideaux

Valerie Robideaux
Director of First Year Student Advising and Success
Phone: 907.786.1945
Office: PSB - 206