Campus Life


Living on campus

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Campus media
Campus media

UAF has a variety of media outlets to keep students and staff informed and entertained as well as offering opportunities for volunteering. Students produce the weekly Polaris newspaper and run KSUA, the campus radio station and winner of the MTV Woodie Award. Public broadcasting stations KUAC FM and TV, the first public stations in the state, are headquartered at UAF.


Nanook traditions
Nanook Traditions

Annual events like Starvation Gulch bonfires date back to 1923. Winter Carnival is a celebration of Alaskan Winter. While SpringFest is our way to celebrate not only the end of the long winter, but also the warmth and our accomplishments of the year. Plus, every Tuesday is Traditions Tuesday! Wear your traditions gear for a chance to win prizes!