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Academic Preview Week

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Academic Preview Week is November 16-19

Time: 4:00 - 6:00 P.M.
Location: UAA Anchorage Campus

Join UAA for a week of academic open houses. Learn more about UAA and explore amazing opportunities in the programs that interest you. Choosing a college that fits your academic goals and needs can be a challenge. See why UAA is the perfect place to continue your academic journey. 

Attend any of the Academic Preview Week open houses listed below for a chance to win $1,500 scholarships courtesy of UAA’s academic colleges and the Office of Admissions!* There is a chance to win a $1,500 scholarship for each event you attend. If you attend all five (5) open houses you’ll get entered to win five (5) separate $1,500 scholarships. These scholarships can be combined with the $234 and $1,000 event scholarships, so make sure you register by November 14, so you don’t miss out!

Open Houses

Tuesday, November 16 Open Houses:

  • College of Business and Public Policy
  • Community and Technical College

Wednesday, November 17 Open House: College of Engineering

  • Parking is available in the lot for the Enrollment Services Center and the Student Union

Thursday, November 18 Open House: College of Arts and Sciences

  • Parking is available at the East Parking Garage

Friday, November 19 Open House: College of Health

  • Parking is available in the lot for the Enrollment Services Center and the Student Union

Registration Open

Registration closes on November 14, 2021.




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  • *Academic Preview Week Scholarship Eligibility

    To be eligible for any of the $1,500 UAA Academic Preview Week scholarships, a student must be applying for, or already admitted to, a term that starts in 2022, and be an undergraduate, degree-seeking student. They must be degree-seeking and have been admitted to the 2022 term they will be receiving the scholarship in. If a student’s name is drawn and they do not meet eligibility requirements at the start of the Fall 2022 semester they will not receive the award and no alternate names will be drawn. A student has one entry for each Academic Preview Week open house they attend, with a maximum number of five (5) entries. Academic Preview Week scholarship(s) can be combined with the Admissions event scholarships ($234 for attending 3 eligible events, and a chance to win $1,000 if one of the events is a Green and Gold Visit - view eligibility requirements on the Admissions Events webpage). The $1,500 scholarships will be awarded for the Fall 2022 semester. The drawings to determine award(s) will be held after Academic Preview Week 2021. If you have questions about eligibility, please contact UAA Admissions at

  • **Event Scholarship Eligibility
    This event is eligible to count toward receipt of a $234 scholarship if you attend at least 2 other eligible events. Visit the events page for full details.