The Office of International Student Services (ISS) provides support services for prospective, incoming, and current F-1 and J-1 international students and scholars at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Prospective students interested in applying to UAA can find information about the application and admission process.

New incoming international students can learn about transitioning to UAA and getting settled on campus.

Current UAA international students can find pertinent information on various concerns they may face during their time at UAA.  These topics include maintaining international student status, on- and off-campus employment, Social Security Number, travel and more.

International students seeking further guidance on matters related to their international student status should contact ISS at


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We are open:

Monday and Tuesday
from 9 AM to 5 PM

from 10 AM to 5 PM

Thursday and Friday
from 9 AM to 5 PM

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