Masking required at UAA

Effective Aug. 2, face masks will be required indoors at all University of Alaska locations in communities with a transmission level of 'substantial' or 'high,' as defined by CDC guidelines, except when you are in a private residence or alone in a private office with the door shut.

Face covering and quarantine update

In late May, consistent with CDC guidance, we relaxed our masking requirement for those fully vaccinated. Since then, the emergence and rapid spread of the delta variant has resulted in changes to CDC guidance. That has prompted us to re-evaluate our approach.

Office of the Registrar invites applicants for Degree Completion Specialist

The Office of the Registrar seeks a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual to join its team as a Degree Completion Specialist. This professional plays a key role in maintaining the integrity of the student record and providing a high standard of customer service.

TODAY: Learn 25live! Basic User Training for Faculty & Staff

Learn how to schedule a room on campus for your meeting, event, activity, or gathering in a few quick steps with 25Live, our campus room scheduling program. Whether you've used 25Live before and need a refresher or you've never used it before, this online class taught by Megan Bladow, events manager for Event Services, will help you navigate the program and offer you tips and tricks to make scheduling a breeze.

Return to campus Aug. 2

UAA Chancellor Sean Parnell

I look forward to this coming Monday, Aug. 2, when the campus will open to all faculty, staff and students. This is a moment to be celebrated after more than 16 months of mostly remote work. It is also a time to remain vigilant about protecting ourselves, each other and UAA against COVID-19.

COVID-19 vaccines available weekdays by appointment at SHCC

UAA's Spirit gets his COVID-19 vaccination at the Student Health and Counseling Center in Rasmuson Hall.

COVID-19 vaccines available weekdays by appointment for UAA students and employees at the SHCC. Call us at 907-786-4050. Other COVID-19 vaccination sites can be found at: and

Job opening: Temporary Simulation Technician

The Interprofessional Health Sciences Simulation Center is seeking applications for a Temporary Simulation Technician. Seeking dynamic individual with a healthcare, training, or technical support experience to provide healthcare simulation learning activities.

Environmental Research Field Work Paid Opportunity

Looking for motivated individuals who love to spend the Alaska summer and fall outdoors. The Applied Environmental Research Center (AERC) is looking for individuals to participate in various field projects ranging from moose browse to fish to invasive species to forestry on Joint Base Richardson-Elmendorf (JBER), for the months of August through November (may change based on field season) at a rate of $1,900 per month (participant stipend).

Seeking: First Year Advising Student Assistant

The Office of First Year Student Advising & Success seeks a student assitant to provide hospitable service to newly admitted and first year students.

Get active with a variety of fitness and outdoor courses!

The Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation is excited to be back in person this fall and is offering an array of health, wellness and outdoor courses. Choose from classes such as fitness cross-training, sea kayaking, backpacking, swimming, yoga and much more to get out and get active. For more information on the PER course offerings or for questions about registering, contact