Coronavirus information

In response to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the University of Alaska Anchorage has taken steps to protect the health and safety of our campus community. Visit the University of Alaska Coronavirus Information website to learn how UAA and the university system are responding to this situation. Find links to communications, policy guidance, resources and information about the university's community restrictions, which apply to all faculty, staff and students. The UAA Student Health and Counseling Center remains open at this time to serve UAA students. For information about COVID-19 symptoms and current health recommendations, visit the CDC website and the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services.

Environmental Health & Safety/Risk Management

The UAA Environmental Health & Safety/Risk Management Support (EHS/Risk Management) Department is a valuable resource for information about those health, safety and risks associated with research, especially research in UAA labs. 

This site includes information about the following:

  • Environmentally Friendly Practices (slide show)
  • Authorized Forms
  • Lists of Regulated Chemicals, Biologicals and Radiologicals
  • Training, Evaluation and Reference Resources
  • Material, Physical, Radiouclide and Biological Safety Data Sheets
  • Other UA Environmental Health and Safety/Risk Management Support Departments
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Risk Management Red Flags

Contact EHS/Risk Management

Ryan Buchholdt, Interim Director
Environmental Health and Safety/Risk Management Support
907-786-1346 or