Welcome to our fall semester at UAA. For some of you, this will be your first university experience; for others, this might be your second or third term of College During COVID. Whether this is your first semester at UAA or you are a continuing student, please do not hesitate to reach out to your instructors, advisors or peers. We all need to support each other, and College During COVID really is just a reminder of that. We are a community at UAA, and we are here to help and support you.
August 2020 Archive
Campus Kickoff is going virtual
UAA’s Campus Kickoff event is going virtual this year, offering students information, prizes and fun to celebrate the beginning of the fall semester.
Beautiful sublet in Goldenview available
Academic-year furnished sublet in the Goldenview area of Anchorage, about a 20 minute commute to UAA. Two bedroom/one bath home with sweeping views of the inlet. The house has most everything you need.
College During COVID: Will UAA athletic teams compete this fall?
On July 17, the Great Northwest Athletic Conference (GNAC) CEO Board made a unanimous decision to suspend all fall athletic competition until at least Nov. 30 due to the ongoing and increasing risks associated with the pandemic.
Native Student Services welcomes new student services coordinator
Native Student Services staff would like to welcome and congratulate Paula Jones as the new Student Services Coordinator as of August 3, 2020. Paula comes from the Alaskan village of Kuinerraq (Quinhagak). Paula has a strong relationship with her home community, where most of her family still resides.
Supervisor Roundtable: Career Services Support — Aug. 19
Are you looking to connect with other supervisors regarding the management of student employees? Please join the three Career Services offices for our bi-monthly Supervisor Roundtable. This month we will provide an overview of Supervisor Resources for recruiting, hiring and training student employees in a remote and in-person environment.
Aug. 22, 2020: Virtual Campus Kickoff
UAA's Campus Kickoff is back... ONLINE! That's right! UAA is embracing the virtual world and preparing an amazing welcome for UAA students returning to the fall 2020 semester.
Join the Registrar's Office as a Transfer Credit Counselor
The Office of the Registrar seeks a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual to join its team as a Transfer Credit Counselor. This professional facilitates the university’s mission by building relationships with prospective transfer students, as well as other higher education institutions, to help attract future Seawolves well-suited to UAA’s programs.
Faculty engagement opportunities at Campus Kickoff
The faculty engagement subcommittee of the Campus Kick-Off committee has come up with two exciting ideas on how students and faculty can engage this year. The first one is to embrace esports; and the second is a networking event with students.
College During COVID: How do I order textbooks for fall semester?
Starting in the Fall 2020 semester, the UAA bookstore will be facilitated through an online platform powered by Akademos, a national leader in online and hybrid bookstore solutions. Visit the UAA Online Bookstore to order course materials. Seawolf gear and branded merchandise is still available for purchase online as well.