Acronym Glossary


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ABUD		Agency Budget
ACCAP		Alaska Center for Climate Assessment & Policy (UAF)
ACEP		Alaska Center for Energy & Power (UAF)
AFES		Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station
AHRB		Arctic Health Research Building
AKA		Akasofu Building
ANKN		Alaska Native Knowledge Network
ANLA		Alaska Native Language Archive
ANLC		Alaska Native Language Program
ANLC		Alaska Native Language Center (UAF)
ANSEP		Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program (UAA/UAF)
AON		Arctic Observatory Network
AOOS		Alaska Oceans Observing System
AP		Accounts Payable
ARSC		Arctic Region Supercomputing Center (UAF)
ASC		Admin Services Center
ASF		Alaska Satellite Facility (UAF)
ASUAF		Associated Students of the University of Alaska Fairbanks
AVO		Alaska Volcano Observatory (UAF)


BDO		Blanket Delivery Order
BiRD 		Biological Research & Diagnostics Building (UAF)
BOR		Board of Regents
BPO		Blanket Purchase Order
BR		Brooks Building
BR		Budget Revision
BUN		Bunnell Building
BUTRO		Butrovich Building – for SW operations


CANHR		Center for Alaska Native Health Research
CCHRC		Cold Climate Housing Research Center
CDE		Center for Distance Education (now called eLearning)
CEM		College of Engineering and Mines
CES		Cooperative Extension Service
CFOS            College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (UAF)
CFWRU Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit (UAF) CH Chapman Building CIFAR Cooperative Institute for Alaska Research (UAF) CLA College of Liberal Arts (UAF) CNSM College Natural Science and Mathematics CO Change Order COH Constitution Hall CRC Computer Resource Center CRCD College of Rural & Community Development (UAF) Locations Bristol Bay Campus: Dillingham Chukchi Campus: Kotzebue Interior Aleutians Campus (IAC): 4280 Geist Road, Fairbanks Kuskokwim Campus: Bethel Northwest Campus: Nome Yukon Flats Center: Fort Yukon Yukon-Koyukuk Center: Galena CTC Community and Technical College: 604 Barnette Street, Fairbanks CTT Construction Trades Technology D DDC Division of Design and Construction (Facilities Services) DTC Downtown Center DU Duckering Building E ECE Early Childhood Education EEO Equal Employment Opportunity EFNEP Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program EHSRM Environmental Health, Safety and Risk Management eLearning Online courses and distance education ENRI Environment and Natural Resource Institute (UAA) EPSCoR Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (UA) F F&A Facilities and Administrative Costs FA/T Fine Arts Theatre Complex FITC Fisheries Industrial Technology Center (UAF in Kodiak) FP Fairbanks Purchase FS Facilities Services G CGM Global Change Modeling OR Global Climate Model GCA Custodial Services Contractor on campus GI Geophysical Institute (UAF) GINA Geographic Information Network of Alaska (UAF) GR Gruening Building H HPR Harper Building, 4280 Geist Rd HR Human Resources HUTCH Hutchison Center, 3770 Geist Rd HVAC Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning I IAB Institute of Arctic Biology (UAF) IARC International Arctic Research Center (UAF) ICP-MS Inductivity Coupled Mass Spectrometer IDeA Institutional Development Award (part of the INBRE acronym) IGERT Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (UAF) IMS Institute of Marine Sciences (UAF, part of SFOS) INBRE IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (UA) INE Institute of Northern Engineering (UAF) IP Intellectual Property IRV Irving Building ISER Institute for Social and Economic Research (UAA) IT Information Technology J JV Journal Voucher K L LPO Limited Purchase Order LR Labor Redistribution LAB Bunnell House Early Childhood Lab School LIB Rasmuson Library LIVE Leadership Involvement and Volunteer Experience LTER Long Term Ecological Research M MAP Marine Advisory Program MAU Major Administrative Units of the University (Statewide, Anchorage, Fairbanks, & Southeast) MBS Student residence hall complex located on Yukon Drive (includes Moore, Bartlett, Skarland, and Hess Commons) MIRL Mineral Industry Research Laboratory MUS UA Museum of the North N NRAT NonResident Alien Taxes NEON National Ecological Observatory Network NSSI North Slope Science Initiative (state agency supported) O OFA Office of Finance and Accounting OGCA Office of Grants and Contracts Administration OIT Office of Information Technology OMB Office of Management and Budget ONL O'Neill Building ORION Observing Radiation in our North Project P PACMAN Pacific Area Climate Monitoring and Analysis Network (UAF) PBUD Plant Budget PATTY Patty Building/Patty Ice Center PDL Petroleum Development Laboratory PE Professional Engineer PETE Petroleum Engineering PFRR Poker Flat Research Range (UAF) PO Purchase Order POP Period of Performance PPA Personal Payroll Assistant PS Printing Services, 131 Bunnell Q R RAHI Rural Alaska Honors Institute (UAF) RAM Resilience and Adaptive Management (UAA) RAP Resilience and Adaptation Program (UAF) RBUD Restricted Budget REI Reichardt Building REQ Requisition RHS Rural Human Services Program ROTC Reserve Officers' Training Corp S SAC Cutler Apartment Complex SAR Synthetic Aperture Radar (UAF) SEL Spatial Ecology Laboratory (UAF) SIH Signers' Hall SLED Statewide Library Electronic Doorway SMC Seward Marine Center (UAF) SNAP Scenarios Network for Alaska Planning (UAF) SNRAS School of Natural Resources & Agricultural Sciences (UAF) SNRP Specialized Neuroscience Research Program SOAFC Spirit of Alaska Federal Credit Union (located in the Wood Center) SOM School of Management SRC Student Recreation Center SW Statewide System of the University of Alaska T TFS Toolik Field Station
TCSO Travel Customer Service Office TTY/TDD Teletypewriter/Telecommunications Device for the Deaf TWEAK Tsunami Warning System of Alaska (UAF) U UA University of Alaska system UAA University of Alaska Anchorage UAF University of Alaska Fairbanks UAFSCTF UAF Sustainable Campus Task Force UAS University of Alaska Southeast UAV Unmanned Aerial Vehicle UPARK University Park Building, 1000 University Ave USDA United States Department of Agriculture USGS U.S. Geological Survey V VC Vice Chancellor W WC Wood Center WERC Water and Environmental Research Center WFB Wells Fargo Building @ 794 University Ave WHIT Whitaker Building WRRB West Ridge Research Building X Y Z