Academic Advising Center at UAF




What We Do: About the Academic Advising Center

The Academic Advising Center provides advising for undeclared, pre-majors, AHEAD and non-degree seeking students. We can answer information on deadlines, degree and other education requirements and much more. If we do not have the answer, we’ll be happy to direct you to the appropriate person or office.

Schedule an appointment with an academic advisor

The Academic Advising Center at UAF provides personalized, face-to-face advising support to make sure you get the help you need. If you are an undeclared, pre-major, AHEAD and non-degree seeking student, please contact us today for advising support. Ready to talk to an academic advisor? Email us to schedule an academic advising appointment or call us at 907-474-6396.

Academic advising hours

UAF’s Academic Advising Center is located in room 510 of the Gruening Building at 1747 South Chandalar Drive. Our regular hours are Monday – Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Not yet applied to UAF?

Before we can help you with academic advising services, you must submit your application to UAF. If you have not applied to UAF, apply now or contact the Admissions Office before scheduling an academic advising appointment.



Find additional learning resources

From study labs to peer mentorship, this collection of learning resources can connect you with a variety of opportunities at UAF.

Compare majors and academic program outcomes

Here’s a trail guide to course sequences on your degree path to help you explore different majors and understand the kind of knowledge and skills you’ll develop. You can browse by interest, college/school and more.

View General Education Requirements

General education courses help to ensure that you graduate with a broad range of academic knowledge. This is required curriculum that is part of every bachelor’s degree program.

Learn about applying for college and registering for classes

Applying for college involves completing your UAF application and submitting it online. Once you apply for admission, receive your acceptance and enroll, you can then register for the specific courses you want to take.




Academic advising for students who have declared a major

Academic departments can give you the most up-to-date information about your degree requirements. 

Please contact your school/college directly to make an advising appointment

Academic advising for student athletes

Student-Athlete Academic Services provides academic advising and other resources specifically to help students who are involved in athletic programs at UAF.

Learn more about academic advising for student athletes

Services for students with disabilities

If you have a disability, UAF Disability Services can help to make sure that your learning environment provides equal opportunity to achieve at the same level and receive the same benefits all students enjoy. 

Learn more about academic services and resources for students with disabilities

Advising for Alaska Native and rural students

Rural Student Services provides a vital link between rural communities and the university and helps Alaska Native and rural Alaskan students with class registration, financial aid, housing options, declaring a major and more. 

Learn more about Rural Student Services