Take the next step in your education and career. UAF is a military-friendly college that provides world-class education programs and advising services on-site at Fort Wainwright in Fairbanks, Alaska. With a wide range of online options, we are also ranked as one of America’s Best Military-Friendly Online Colleges. Explore opportunities, find a program that’s right for you and connect with an advisor to get started.
Military and Veteran Services at Fort Wainwright
Take college courses online or on-site. Get help with army education benefits. Work with expert advisors to plan out your degree program. You can access all of these services and more through UAF at Fort Wainwright.
Classes at Ft. Wainwright
We offer flexible on-site evening classes and fully online degree programs, depending on your schedule and study preferences. Take general education classes that can be applied to a variety of degrees. We also offer accelerated terms during the regular semester. Programs are available to civilians as well as military service members, veterans and families.
Free testing services
Earn college credit for what you already know by taking introductory level college subject exams. Fort Wainwright is home to National Test Center sites for CLEP and DSST testing. This testing is free for the military and can help you save money on classes. We also offer writing, reading and math placement tests to help you find the right starting point for you in your academic program.
Academic and army education benefit advising services
We have expert advisors available at Fort Wainwright to help you plan out your degree program, apply for financial aid and more. If you need help with coursework, you can also access tutoring services as needed.
UAF: A Military-Friendly College
Military and veteran students are a strong and valued part of our student community. In addition to providing high-quality academic programs, we are dedicated to providing a caring and supportive learning environment that takes into account the unique needs of our service members, veterans and their families.
Contact Your UAF Advisor at Fort Wainwright
To get started, email Elaine Martin at UAF's office in the Army Education Center at Fort Wainwright, or call 907-356-3826.
Deploying from Fort Wainwright? Let UAF cover the cost of your courses and application fees.
UAF is covering all course fees and the application fee for the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters for Fort Wainwright and Alaska National Guard active duty service members who are currently deployed or deploying in support of a named operation. With your army benefit, you’ll pay almost nothing out of pocket. Learn more and apply now.