Since 1978 the Student Union (SU) at the University of Alaska Anchorage has served
as a student-centered organization that works to expand the college experience through
offering enriched student programs, services, employment, and involvement opportunities.
Student Union OPEN
Monday through Friday - 8:00am-11:00pm
Saturday and Sunday - 10:00am-9:00pm
The Information Desk is a one-stop shop for what UAA students need most: healthy and
not-so-healthy snacks, tickets to UAA events, outdoor gear rentals, and information on UAA programs and services.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30AM - 3:00PM
Outdoor Gear Rentals
The Outdoor Gear Room in the Student Union offers current students, faculty, and staff affordable outdoor equipment to meet their recreational needs. No matter the season, get the gear you need to make the most out of our beautiful state.
The Esports Lounge is open from 8:30 am to 10:30 pm, we are also offering online programming!
Click the button below for more information. The Esports Lounge incorporates PC and console stations for students and community
members to practice, compete, and play recreationally. Grab a friend and join us!
The Student Union is located in the heart of Anchorage, in the middle of UAA, and is an exceptional location to host fundraisers, weddings, workshops, parties, meetings, and celebrations of all stripes. Our competitive rates, ease of use, and attentive staff make us the premier venue for budget-conscious event planners who aspire to create an unforgettable occasion.
Seawolf Grounds Coffee Shop
The Student Union Seawolf Grounds coffee shop is open from 8:30AM - 3:00PM on weekdays.
UAA's only student-run coffee shop is next to the Information Desk on the 2nd floor of the Student Union.
In the Building
The Student Union houses a number of important campus departments and meeting areas. Besides the cafeteria, restaurants, and study areas the following UAA offices are located in the building.
- Student Affairs: SU 204, 907-786-6108
- Student Engagement & Inclusion: SU 218, 907-786-1204
- Student Organization Services: SU 210, 907-786-1385
- USUAA - Student Government: SU 201, 907-786-1371
- The Northern Light - Student Newspaper: SU 113, 907-786-1313
- New Student Orientation: SU 101, 907-786-1224
- Military & Veteran Student Services: SU 102, 907-786-6962
- The University Hub (Recruitment, Career Services, and more): SU 142, 907-786-4500