Building Communities for All Ages — free event with Gil Penalosa!

Life as an older adult now constitutes a full third of our lives, so we need to think about how we can live healthier and happier. Join AARP Alaska in hearing Gil Penalosa talk about the need for communities that are great for people of all ages, including older adults, in a three-part webinar series.

Job opening: Dental Clinic Administrative Assistant

The School of Allied of Health is seeking applications for the Dental Clinic Front Desk Administrative Assistant. We are seeking someone who wants to be a part of the Dental Program team and is dependable, organized, reliable, enjoys interacting with people, and detail oriented.

Transition to 10-digit dialing

On Oct. 24, 2021, Alaska telephone companies will begin enforcing 10-digit dialing for local calls within the Alaska 907 area code. IT Services has ensured that 10-digit dialing is already functional and the UAA community should begin the transition to using 10 digits to dial external numbers for both local and long-distance calls immediately.

UA Disability Services Annual Conference Fall 2021

Hello! Disability Services at UAA, UAF and UAS cordially invite all faculty and staff to attend our UA Disability Services Annual Conference via Zoom this fall. All sessions will offer both ASL Interpreter and Intellitext Typewell services. We hope to record as many sessions as possible so the presentations will be available going forward.

Oct. 27: Conversation with the Chancellor, hosted by USUAA

UAA students are invited to a conversation with Chancellor Parnell and the Chancellor's Cabinet on Wednesday, Oct. 27, at 5 p.m. via Zoom.

Beware of new PHISHING email

A phishing email was delivered to UA mailboxes this morning (10/21) that appears to come from and claims to have been sent by OIT support. This email is not legitimate and we are taking action to remove it from user mailboxes. However, if you see it before it is removed please report as phishing in Gmail and delete it.

Seawolf alum Matt Shasby named UAA hockey head coach

UAA hockey head coach Matt Shasby

Former Seawolf Matt Shasby will serve as the seventh head hockey coach in school history, UAA Director of Athletics Greg Myford announced today.

Great Alaska Shakeout earthquake exercise scheduled for Oct. 21

The Great Alaska Shakeout earthquake exercise will take place next Thursday, Oct. 21, at 10:21 a.m. Organizations and schools across Alaska will participate as part of a nationwide effort to get everyone to “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” as practice for a damaging earthquake.

Oct. 27: Fall Career Fair

UA Fall Career Fair Oct. 27, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Virtual on Handshake.

Join us at the Fall Career Fair, virtually on Handshake, Oct. 27, 11a.m.-3 p.m. Shop employers and to practice your networking skills. Find a company that fits your values and supports your career interests while building connections that last. Meet with employers 1:1 or in a group setting. Attend one or more sessions and automatically be entered to win a $100 Amazon gift card!

Job opening: Mail Clerk, UAA General Support Services/Mailroom

UAA General Support Services (GSS) is looking for a new member of our Mailroom team! GSS includes Seawolf Postal Express (Mailroom), Central Receiving, Surplus & Relocation, Recycling, Parking Services, and the Copy & Print Center.