Eligibility

Cost effective housing options for graduate students

We have cost effective options for you throughout campus. All of our rates can be found on our rates page. We hope that this information can help you find an on-campus housing option that will work well for you.

Not sure what type of housing to apply for? 

Apply for multiple types to ensure you get housed. We will be happy to cancel your existing assignment if we offer you a more desirable option.

Housing type Details
Efficiency, one, two, and three bedroom apartment Efficiency, one, two, and three bedroom apartments in Walsh, Stuart, Harwood and Hess Village. (Stuart Hall offers a limited number of garages for an extra fee). Housing option limited to graduate students, employees, families and undergraduate students over 26. Apply for efficiency, one, two, or three bedroom apartment .
Two bedroom shared apartment Shared apartments in Garden Hall. Housing option limited to graduate students, employees, families and undergraduate students over 26. Apply for shared apartment .
One, two, and three bedroom homes One, two, and three bedroom homes with garages on North Chandalar and Tanana Drive. Housing option limited to graduate students, employee, families and undergraduate students over 26. Apply for one, two or three bedroom home .
Double room, single rooms Double and single rooms within a two bedroom apartment in Cutler Hall (Cutler is only open to graduate students and those students with at least 35 earned credits.) Room/housing options open to undergraduate and graduate students. Apply for a double or single room at Cutler .
Double, single, and super single rooms Double, single and super single rooms within Bartlett, McIntosh, Lathrop and Wickersham Hall (Wickersham Hall is only open to graduate students and those students with at least 70 earned credits). Room/housing options open to undergraduate and graduate students. Apply for double, single or super single rooms .
Super single rooms Super single rooms within Nerland Hall (Nerland Hall is only open to students over the age of 21). Room/housing options open to undergraduate and graduate students. Apply for super single room .

Meal plan options

Providing an exceptional dining program, UAF Dining Services offers a variety of delicious food with the convenience of five locations campus wide.

Meal plan waiver

Worried about the required meal plan for the residence halls? Great news! As a graduate student, you can seek a waiver from UAF Dining Services. This allows you to live in any of our housing without a required dining plan. This gives you the flexibility to purchase whatever dining options work for you. Visit Dining Services for more information.

Create your own environment

Living on campus allows you to create your own environment while being a part of a close-knit community. Whether you are a student who wants to live on your own, live with another UAF student, or raise your family in a community with other students, you can make your home at UAF.

Stuart Apartments

Stuart apartments offer twelve one-bedroom furnished apartments. For employees, married or financially inter-dependent student couples without children. Stuart is located on Yukon Drive, across from the Wood Center, beside the campus fire department and campus police station. Laundry facilities are available for residents of this apartment and free of charge. Explore Stuart Apartments.

Garden Apartments

Garden Apartments are shared two bedroom apartments with one roommate. They are designed for graduate students only. Located on Columbia Circle next to MacLean House, Garden Apartments are a quite place with access to wireless internet, local telephones in each bedroom, and laundry facilities on site. Explore Garden Apartments.

Chandalar Homes

Chandalar Homes has one, two, and three bedroom units.These homes are made for families and employees. Chandalar Homes are located all along North Chandalar Drive, North Chandalar is located off Yukon drive and only a 5 minute walk from the heart of campus. The homes include all utilities except for phone, and have a washer and dryer in the home. Explore Chandalar Homes.

Harwood Hall

Harwood Hall is a three story complex which consists of eighteen one-bedroom furnished apartments(470 ft) and eighteen efficiency furnished apartments(380). These apartments are made for graduate students, non-traditional students or employees or families. Efficiency units are made for a single occupant only. Located on the corner of Tanana Loop and Kuskokwim Way, near the Rasmuson Library. Each apartment has cable access, ethernet connection, and a local phone connection. Common laundry facilities are located on the first and third floor in Harwood and are free of charge. Explore Harwood Hall.

Tanana Loop Homes

Tanana Loop has several duplexes available, most 2-bedroom units, with one 1-bedroom unit. The apartments are available to employees or families. Units include all utilities except for phone, and have a washer and dryer in the unit. Tanana units each have a 1-car garage, and a great view of the Tanana Valley. Explore Tanana Loop Homes.

Walsh Hall

Walsh Hall contains 12 furnished 1-bedroom apartments. The building was fully renovated in 2017 and provides dedicated parking spaces for residents. Washer and dryers available in the basement. Explore Walsh Hall.

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Parking permits

Students must register for class before buying a student-priced permit.

Parking Services website
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Package pickup

Campus mail center and package pick up is located in Constitution Hall and residents who wish to receive U.S. Postal Service mail and private carrier packages must rent a mailbox with the UAF Campus Mail Center.

Campus mail website
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Technology information

Personal wireless routers are prohibited. Information about responsible computing behavior, UA and UAF policy, regulation, and rules and proper copyright etiquette may be found at the OIT website.

OIT website
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Facilities work

Information about facilites work on campus, including outages, closures, and schedules.

Facilities Services website
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Pets

Certain types of pets are permitted including fish, small caged animals, dogs, and cats. Residents are limited to types and numbers of pets depending on the unit. Detailed information about pet policies can be found on the Family, Employee, Graduate, and Non-Traditional Student Housing Application. All pets must be registered with the Department of Residence Life.

Housing handbook
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Community Center reservation form

Looking to host an event? Download and complete our Hess Village Community Center Reservation Form.

Download reservation form