Tradition at UAF

Traditions Tuesday

Traditions Tuesday

Every Tuesday is Traditions Tuesday! So wear you traditions gear proudly to spin the Prize Wheel or get spotted by Prize Patrol!

Prizes include Sweatshirts, T-shirts, snacks, swag, and more!

Starvation Gulch

 Starvation Gulch

It's an annual celebration; a way to ease new students into campus life. At times it's a fierce competition of honor between campus dormitories. It's also a living story of the incredible odds the University has faced and overcome. It's Starvation Gulch.

Despite the dramatic changes in the celebration, no one can deny the power of an 90 year-old ceremony. Starvation Gulch is not simply the passing of knowledge to a new generation.

Starvation Gulch is UAF history.

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Winter Carnival

 Winter Carnival

Ready your skates and skis! Winter Carnival is a weekend-long celebration of Alaskan winters. Winter Carnival features a myriad of fun winter events including sledding, dog mushing and much more.
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SpringFest

SpringFest

SpringFest is our way to celebrate not only the end of the long winter, but also the warmth and our accomplishments of the year! The long weekend kicks-off with a Free BBQ! While at the BBQ, you don't want to miss the Dance-off or the Watermelon drop! Following the kick off, the weekend is packed with many more fun and exciting activities such as the SpringFest Carnival and Day of Service with SLI!

 

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