Welcome to the College of Engineering
Located in the heart of Anchorage, the College of Engineering at the University of Alaska Anchorage embraces the wide range of cultural and technical subjects related to the planning, design and manufacture, or construction of objects necessary for civilization.The College of Engineering offers accredited degree and non-degree seeking programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels. UAA is the campus of first choice for Alaska’s engineering students.
The College of Engineering provides hands-on experience and research opportunities to students while meeting industry's needs for highly educated and well-trained engineers. In addition, we support our industry colleagues by offering continuous professional education courses.
News & Events
ENGR Closed for Renovations; EIB Now Open
The Engineering department, along with the Student Success Center and the Dean's Office, have moved to the new Engineering and Industry Building (EIB). Our new address is:
2900 Spirit Dr.
Read more about the recent ribbon-cutting celebration for our new building!
The ConocoPhillips Arctic Science and Engineering Endowment Award RFP is now open!
UAA faculty, adjunct faculty, staff, and students involved in programs, research or related activities in the areas of arctic science and/or engineering are eligible. (Faculty member must be included in proposal)>
For details, please visit: https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/advancement/giving/upload/CP-Arctic-Science-Request-Form.pdf
Deadline is October 1, 2015.
Engineering Professional Development Seminar Series
The 2014-2015 schedule is here! All students and local engineers are invited to attend our seminar series focused primarily on Civil Engineering topics. Sessions are held every Tuesday at 12:00 at the University Center Mall and are available by webcast.
Engineering in the Community: A "Transformation" at Westchester Lagoon
UAA Mechanical Engineering students and Prototyping Center machinist help create one of Alaska's only kinetic sculptures. Read about it in the Alaska Dispatch.
Spotlight on Research: A "School" of Vertical Wind Turbines Rises in Igiugig
UAA Mechanical Engineering Professor Jifeng Peng has been thinking "out of the box" and working with colleagues at Cal Tech and Stanford to design a clean, cost-effective energy solution for rural Alaskans. Read the article.
Spotlight on Research: UAA Team Selected in Competition to provide Indoor Plumbing in rural Alaska
Civil Engineering Professor Aaron Dotson is leading one of 3 winning teams who have designed innovative solutions for long-standing sanitation needs in rural Alaska. Read more about it!
Engineers Without Borders - UAA CoEng students bring Alaskan ingenuity to Africa
Spotlight on Research: Designing a Cheaper, Safer Roof for Third World Structures
Professor Scott Hamel and undergraduate civil engineering student Nathaniel Cox are designing a lightweight, less expensive, and safer roofing system for third world environments. Read about it here.