Parents and Families: Welcome to UAA
Parents and families often play an integral role in the college preparation process. To help ease that process, check out the following resources and learn more about UAA admissions, financial aid, health and safety on campus, academics and more.
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Engage with the Campus Community
The UAA campus is alive with activity and engagement throughout the year. Check out the following links to learn more about the many ways families can interact with the UAA community through entertaining events, educational opportunities, fine arts exhibitions and more.
Info for New Students
Learn More About Anchorage
Anchorage is situated in the southcentral region of the nation’s largest state and is home to one of the most diverse communities in the country as well as a growing population of roughly 300,000 people. Featuring amazing views of North America’s tallest peaks, Anchorage is just minutes from outdoor adventure.
When students aren’t exploring the unsurpassed beauty of Alaska, they enjoy a variety of engaging activities, highlighted by urban amenities such as shopping centers, fine dining, and an active fine arts and entertainment community. Everything Anchorage has to offer is connected by a bike-friendly, citywide trail system, and most major attractions are just a short bus ride from the UAA campus.