UAF Student Health and Counseling Center

About Us

We have a qualified, professional staff here to provide services for UAF Students.

Our medical staff includes a physician, 2 physican's assistant, 3 nurse practitioners and 3 medical assistants. Our 3 licensed professional counselors are available to assist students with their counseling needs. We also have psychology grad students available for counseling visits.

Our Student Health and Counseling Center provides a wide variety of services to students only.  We provide general medical care with lab and formulary on site.  Counseling services range from individual counseling to crisis intervention, alcohol referrals and general adjustments to college life.

Confidentiality and personal privacy are important to everyone.  We maintain the highest level of confidentiality possible for our students following our Notice of Privacy Practices and guidelines set forth by law and in compliance with the federal government.

Welcome to the UAF Student Health and Counseling Center

We at the Student Health and Counseling Center are a part of the University Student Advancement Division.  Our mission is to help our UAF students stay healthy, grow and develop personally and do as well as they can in their university studies. We offer a variety of services at the Center including Medical Care, Counseling, Disability Accommodations and assistance with the Student Insurance Plan. Call me at 907-474-7043 or email me at if you have questions or concerns. And please read our Mission Statement below.

BJ Aldrich, MD


Our Mission

Mission Statement

The UAF Center for Health and Counseling promotes the well-being of our students. We assist students in acquiring the knowledge, skills and behaviors necessary to recover, build and maintain healthy, balanced lifestyles. Our mission also includes fostering a healthy campus environment through prevention and outreach and working to ensure the accessibility of education for all students.

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