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.

Caitlin Lipka

Caitlin Lipka

Acting Associate Director of Admissions

Territories

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

Schedule a meeting with Caitlin
Joel Stone

Joel Stone

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
Anna Gagne-Hawes

Anna Gagne-Hawes

Acting Director of Admissions

Territories: 

  • Homeschool 
  • Dual Enrollment 
  • AHEAD 
  • International Students

Palmer Muntz

Palmer Muntz

Senior 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

Senior 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
Robert Wighs

Robert Wighs

Transition Programs Coordinator

  • Campus visits
  • New Student Orientation

Samara Taber

Samara Taber

Acting Associate Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management