Student Union

Student Union

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.

Summer Hours

Monday - Friday: 7AM - 6PM

Student Union on Google Maps

Information Desk: 907-786-1204

Student Union Information DeskThe 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.

Summer Hours

Monday - Friday: 8AM - 5PM

Information Desk: Hours and Location on Google Maps

Coming Fall 2019: ESPORTS LOUNGE

The Student Union is excited to announce the development of the ESPORTS LOUNGE, which will open Fall 2019. The lounge will incorporate PC and console stations for students and community members to practice, compete, and play recreationally. Get ready to grab a friend and join us this August!

UAA Esports Lounge Coming Fall 2019


Coffee Shop

UAA's only student-run coffee shop is next to the Information Desk on the 2nd floor of the Student Union.

Summer Hours

Closed for the summer.

Coffee Shop: Hours and Location on Google Maps
Student serves coffee at the Student Union Coffee Shop


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 outdoor gear room is open during Student Union Information Desk hours.

Outdoor Gear Rentals
Spirit the Seawolf sitting in a rental canoe


Room Reservations

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.

Find out More and Reserve a Room
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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.

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