Talk to an admissions counselor

Meet your admissions counselors

Our admissions counselors are here to help you find out why UAF is right for you.

Anna Gagne-Hawes

Anna Gagne-Hawes

Director of Admissions

Territories: 

  • Homeschool 
  • Dual Enrollment 
  • AHEAD

Caitlin Lipka

Caitlin Lipka

Associate Director of Admissions

Territories

  • Alaska Nanooks athletes
  • International Students

Schedule a meeting with Caitlin
Ray Alda

Ray Alda

Admissions Counselor

Territories

  • Alaska - Anchorage, Mat-Su, Kenai 
  • Alaska - UA Scholars

Schedule a meeting with Ray
Joel Stone

Joel Stone

Senior Admissions Counselor

Territories:

  • Alaska - Fairbanks North Star Borough
  • Military and Veteran

Schedule a meeting with Joel
Kendrick Hautala

Kendrick Hautala

Admissions Counselor

Territories:

  • Alaska - Rural and Southeast

Schedule a meeting with Kendrick
Jessica Armstrong

Jessica Armstrong

eCampus Admissions Counselor

Schedule a meeting with Jessica
Palmer Muntz

Palmer Muntz

Regional Admissions Counselor

Territories:

  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • District of Columbia
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Montana
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia

Schedule a meeting with Palmer
Andrew Luft

Andrew Luft

Regional Admissions Counselor

Territories:

  • Alabama
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Hawaii
  • Illinois
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Louisiana
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Mexico
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • South Dakota
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Schedule a meeting with Andrew

We'll be in your area!

UAF representatives visit high schools, college fairs, in-person and virtual events. To see where we'll be, check out the travel calendarIf you're a school counselor or group coordinator and would like to request an in-person or virtual presentation for your class or group, email uaf-admissions@alaska. edu.

Travel Calendar