The Office of Admissions strives for quality student service and serves as a gateway to education through pre-admission counseling and recruiting, application processing, transfer credit evaluation, university policy interpretation and community outreach.
The Associated Students of the University of Alaska Fairbanks runs service departments and programs dedicated to the interests and welfare of UAF students. All students enrolled in 3 or more credits are ASUAF members. ASUAF represents UAF students to the university administration, the board of regents and the Alaska Legislature. Officers of ASUAF are selected by the student body in elections held every fall and spring semester.
Dean of Students
The Dean of Students Office supports student-centered programs and services designed to assist students in achieving their personal, academic and career goals. The office provides assistance to students, staff and faculty regarding conduct, grade appeals, administrative withdraws, safety/security concerns, as well as handling Student Employee Waivers, and more.
Disability Services provides academic accommodations to UAF students who experience a disability. We welcome individuality and work with students attending our main and community campuses. Disability Services operates an Assistive Technology Lab and produces materials in alternate formats. Arrangements can be made for American Sign Language interpreters, transcription services, braille and audio formats.
The UAF Financial Aid Office assists students seeking resources to finance their postsecondary education by administering a comprehensive offering of federal, state and institutional aid programs in a student-centered environment.
Recreation, Adventure and Wellness, Department of
Recreational opportunities at UAF are organized by DRAW. Activities are housed primarily in the Student Recreation Center, the Patty Ice Arena and the Patty Center.
The Registrar's Office provides support and service to the UAF academic and student community through services related to academic records, registration, enrollment data, course and catalog administration, and graduation.
The Department of Residence Life provides living and learning communities that are intended to enhance student success. We provide safe, clean and well maintained facilities that meet the diverse needs of our residents.
Student Health and Counseling
Student Health and Counseling's mission is to help UAF students stay healthy, grow and develop personally, and do as well as they can in their university studies. There are many services available at the center, including medical care, counseling, disability accommodations and assistance with the student insurance plan.
Veterans' Services is here to help all veterans and military students—active duty, reserve, guard, separated and retired—as well as their dependents who are exploring UAF's academic opportunities.
The Wood Center's mission is to develop the whole student by creating connections to UAF and the surrounding communities through a variety of programs, services and opportunities.