Students are expected to arrive no later than the Thursday before classes begin. Below is a list of responsibilities students must take care in their first couple days in Anchorage and a list of area resources.
The Anchorage airport is the Ted Stevens International Airport (ANC) and it is located approximately 7 miles west of campus.
From the Airport to the Campus
Things to Do
Check in with International Student Services
Check into the residence hall (if living on campus)
Attend New Student Orientation (Fall Only)
Attend Campus Kickoff (Fall Only)
Meet with your Adviser
Take your Accuplacer Exam (Undergraduates Only)
Find a job on Campus
Get a Social Security Number (only if working)
Get a Banking Account
Learn the Bus Systems (Town and Campus)
Get an Alaska Driver's Licence
Get your UAA Parking Permit