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UAF has 7,471 students enrolled from 49 states and 53 countries.
UAF’s 101st commencement is scheduled for 1 p.m., Saturday, May 6, 2023, at the Carlson Center. There will be one ceremony this year. Students who applied for graduation need to also confirm attendance at the ceremony via the RSVP form by April 15. Learn more at the commencement website.
Your academic advisor will be your guide to UAF, connecting you with your program and helping you find the tools you need to succeed. The Academic Advising Center provides advising for General Studies (undecided), exploring possible majors learning outcomes of each major.
- Advisors by college, school or program
- Nanook Navigator
Easily schedule appointments with advisors to help you along your path toward graduation.
DegreeWorks tells you how far you've come and how far you need to go to reach your graduation goals.
Career Services provides students with professional advice, guidance, and networking opportunities to help you build a successful career and business relationships.
Launch a rocket. Monitor muskoxen. Study in Spain. It's your life. Make it off the charts or off the grid.
Search a database of UA/UAF employees and their contact information.
If you have a medical emergency or other emergency call 911.
- Annual Security and Fire Safety Report
- Center for Health and Counseling
- Center for Student Rights and Responsibilities
- COVID-19 dashboard
- Department of Equity and Compliance
- Emergency information
- Fire Department
- Nanook Diversity and Action Center
- Police Department
- Resource and Advocacy Center
- Student handbook
- Title IX
The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available online. The report contains information regarding campus safety and security including topics such as: campus law enforcement authority; crime reporting policies; campus alerts (Timely Warnings and Emergency Notifications); fire safety policies and procedures; programs to prevent dating violence, domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking; the procedures the University will follow when one of these crimes is reported; and other matters of importance related to security on campus. The report also contains information about crime statistics for the three most recent calendar years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in On-Campus Student Housing Facilities; in Noncampus buildings or property owned or controlled by the University or a recognized student organization; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from, the campus. The report also contains fire statistics for any fires occurring in an On-Campus Student Housing Facility during the three most recent calendar years. If you would like to receive a paper copy of the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report, you can stop by the UAF Center for Student Rights and Responsibilities in Room 110 of the Eielson Building or request a copy be mailed to you by calling 907-474-7317 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
At 200 miles south of the Arctic Circle, the Fairbanks campus is well situated for northern research. UAF research in arctic biology, engineering, geophysics, supercomputing, and Alaska Native studies is renowned worldwide.
UAF ranks in the top 150 of nearly 700 U.S. institutions that conduct research. UAF has ranked in the top 11 of more than 10,000 institutions worldwide for number of citations in climate change publications.
The Cornerstone news and information website is published daily and includes information on events, deadlines and special announcements. A newsletter containing highlights is emailed to students weekly.
KSUA is UAF's student-organized, volunteer-powered radio station.
Recorded lectures and forums can be accessed via Media Space.
UAF's undergraduate tuition and fees for a full load of classes are way less than the national average. And UAF offers a full range of financial aid resources to help pay for your education.
UAF maintains an academic environment in which the freedom to teach, conduct research, learn and administer the university is protected. Students enjoy maximum benefit from this environment by accepting responsibilities commensurate with their role in the academic community.
Visit the UA virtual campus for technology tools and tips that make it possible to study when you can’t get to campus.
- 800-277-8060 (toll free)
- OIT website
- UA account password and login issues
- 800-478-8226 (toll free)