The University of Alaska Anchorage is committed to the belief that academic advising plays an important role in the quality of your undergraduate experience. Academic advising fosters a positive partnership between you and your advisor with the purpose of assisting you in planning for and attaining your personal, academic, and career goals.

Outcomes of the Advising Partnership

Academic advising empowers students to accomplish the following:

  • Make decisions regarding their educational goals
  • Understand the importance of meeting classroom and institutional expectations
  • Learn how to be their own advocate in a professional setting

Advising Documents

Student Checklist - Provides students with a checklist of items to accomplish before and after their admission to UAA. Download checklist.

Student Expectations - Helps students understand their responsibilities in the student/advisor partnership. Download expectations form.