Campus Maps & Directions
Transportation from the Fairbanks International Airport:
Taxi cabs are always available from the airport. If your flight arrives in the middle of the day, the city bus system will be running between 7am and 7pm to the UAF Wood Center. Otherwise, rental cars are available at the airport. There is also a bus that runs between the airport and UAF. The route can be viewed at the Fairbanks North Star Borough MACS webpage.
Parking & Transportation
All residential areas of campus have easily accessible parking lots for your use for a minimal fee paid for a parking pass. Once you have your parking pass, only park in lots identified as "Decal Lots". Do not park in lots identified as "Gold Decal Lots". A limited number of metered spaces are also available. Parking passes are available at different rates depending on length of stay: 50 cents an hour, $3.00 per day, or $15.00 per week. If you decide to stay for more than a week, please visit Parking Services during Business Hours Monday – Friday, 8am-5pm. Vehicles parking on campus Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8am to 5pm should have a parking pass.
There are several locations on campus where you can buy your parking pass. These kiosks are available 24 hours a day and accept coins, bills, and credit cards. Kiosks locations: Elvey Parking Lot (at the back of West Ridge), Museum of the North Parking Lot (behind the museum), Reichardt Parking Lot (behind the building),Taku Parking Lot, Nenana Parking Lot, and Thompson Drive. The Conference Services Office may assist with making parking arrangements in advance; however, we assume no responsibility for tickets issued due to parking violations during guests' stay with us.
Local bus service: The UAF campus and greater Fairbanks community are served by an extensive network of Metropolitan Area Commuter System (MACS) buses. For route and schedule information, visit their website, or call (907) 459-1011.
Guest Information and FAQs
Mail can be both sent and received in the University Housing Office. If you anticipate receiving mail during your stay please notify the Conference Services Office. Please have the sender address the mail to: UAF Conference Services // ATTN: YOUR NAME & BUILDING/ROOM #
Internet access is available by standard Wireless in all common areas. Wireless access may or may not be assessable from your room. If needed, ethernet cords are available at the front desk. If you need access or assistance please contact the Conferencing Office at 907-474-6769. For internet related questions, call the OIT Help Desk 907-450-8300.
Free laundry facilities are available for use in each resident hall main floor or basement. The Culter Apartments have facilities in the 100 and 500 blocks. Your swipe key is the access to the laundry rooms. Laundry packets can be purchased at the Conferencing Office in the MBS Lobby.