Inside Out

A group of hardy UAF students join the 40° below club by posing in their shorts or swimsuits by the time & temperature sign at an extreme temperature of 40° below or colder.
A group of hardy UAF students join the 40° below club by posing in their shorts or swimsuits by the time & temperature sign at an extreme temperature of 40° below or colder.

Date: March 14, 2014 and June 27, 2014
Time:
Check-in begins at 8 a.m. The event ends at 3:30 p.m.
Check-in:
Great Hall, Fine Arts Complex

Ask questions, get answers and experience life at UAF during UAF Inside Out. This free event for high school juniors and seniors will be held Friday, March 14. Parents and guests are welcome to join in on the discovery. We'll turn the university inside out so you can get the real story on financial aid, the admission process, classes and professors at UAF, extracurricular fun, and our outstanding academic programs.

Schedule

This is a sample of what Inside Out might look like.

Schedule  

8-8:40 a.m.

Check-in and registration (Murie lobby)
Come in and enjoy breakfast while checking in. Meet UAF’s schools and colleges to find out about some of our exciting degrees.
8:40 a.m. Welcome (Murie Auditorium)
Inspiration starts here. Find out the details of your day and what it’s like to be a part of Nanook Nation.
9:15 a.m.

STUDENTS: mock classes (various locations)
Catch a glimpse of what the classroom experience is like at UAF in a class taught by one of our distinguished faculty.

PARENTS: transitioning to college (Murie Building)
Every year millions of parents send their children off to college. This panel answers your questions about how we can work together to best support your child.

10:15 a.m.

Walking tours (Murie lobby)
Pack your comfortable shoes and warm winter gear. This walking tour will take you through residence life, academic buildings and recreational facilities.
Accommodations are available for individuals with mobility challenges.

11:45 a.m.- 1:45 p.m.

Choose Your Own Schedule
There are many options in college. Use this time to create your own schedule and check out a few of our inspiring opportunities, services and places:

On Your Own:

  • Lunch (Lola Tilly Commons)
    Enjoy a buffet lunch at our campus dining hall.
  • Study away session 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. (Wood Center C, D, E, F)
    Learn more about the many ways UAF students can study away – either internationally or within the U.S.
  • Honors House (520 Copper Lane)
    Drop by the Honors House to learn about both the Honors Program and the Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Activities (URSA) programs.
  • URSA (Bunnell Building)
    Visit URSA, our Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Activities.  Learn about research opportunities you can become involved with as an student.
  • Bookstore (Constitution Hall)
    Take a break to check out the apparel in the bookstore. While there, learn about the different options for renting or buying textbooks.
  • Safety first! (Whitaker Building)
    Visit the Whitaker Building - home of the UAF Police Station, the University Fire Department, University Health and Counseling and Disability Services.
  • Art walk (Fine Arts Complex)
    Take a stroll through the UAF Student Art Gallery.
  • Rural Student Services (Brooks Building)
    Stop by to find out more on how RSS supports Alaska Native and rural students.
  • Student Support Services (514 Gruening Building)
    Learn about scholarships, advising and resources available for first generation college students, limited-income college students and/or students with disabilities.

1:15-1:45 p.m.

Shuttles will be running from lower campus Wood Center bus stop to Murie Building

2:45 p.m.

STUDENTS: UAF student panel (Murie Building)
Student Ambassadors will answer your questions about why they chose UAF and what it’s really like to be a college student.

PARENTS:  Taking care of business panel (Murie Building)
Representatives from the offices of Admissions and the Registrar, Financial Aid, Residence Life, Student Support Services and the Bursar will de-mystify the details of successfully navigating the first year of college

2:45-3:15 p.m.

Reception (Murie lobby)
Enjoy some refreshments while you take a picture with the Nook!

Registration


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