Financial benefits

UAF tuition waivers and scholarships

Students who are children of an alumnus who graduated from the University of Alaska Fairbanks are eligible for a nonresident tuition waiver. Scholarships are available for children of alumni and grandchildren of alumni attending UAF.

Alumni Insurance Administrators

Alumni Insurance Program

Alumni Insurance Administrators (also known as Collegiate Insurance Resources) has teamed up with the UAF Alumni Association to offer insurance products designed to help you be prepared in case of medical care needs. GradMed® Short-term Health Insurance is comprehensive coverage for alumni and family members under age 65. Great for new grads and other alumni between jobs. AlumniTerm 10/20® Group Level Term Life Insurance offers coverage amounts of $100,000 to $1 million. Premium rates guaranteed to remain level for a 10- or 20-year term. Many common requests can be handled online, or you can talk to a representative at 800-922-1245.


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UAFAA members are eligible for an 8 percent discount off car insurance with GEICO. The discount is available in 46 states plus the District of Columbia. Additional discounts such as multi-car, five-year good driver, 50-plus, anti-lock brake, and anti-theft device are available. Visit or call 1-800-368-2734 and mention that you are a UAFAA member. If you already have a GEICO policy, call to discuss whether you qualify for the UAFAA member discount.

Healthy Paws Pet Insurance

Healthy Paws Pet Insurance

Get a quote on insurance for your pet with a lifetime discount of up to 10% included. Healthy Paws is a financially responsible insurance company as well as a non-profit foundation whose mission is to help pets (including homeless pets) grow and thrive.

This program is a benefit from your alumni association through The Alumni Insurance Program®.Your Alumni Association receives financial benefits from the administrator that provides this program. These benefits help fund alumni programs and activities.

Savings Connection

Savings Connection

UAF alumni members now enjoy incredible savings on movie tickets, travel, shopping and more. This value-packed benefit is called the UAF Alumni Savings Connection—and it's FREE for all of our members!

With the UAF Alumni Savings Connection, you get:

  • NATIONWIDE SAVINGS--Save on clothing, electronics, footwear and more at over 100 popular retailers, like Target, Eddie Bauer, Foot Locker and Dick's Sporting Goods.
  • DISCOUNT TRAVEL--Discover BIG savings worldwide on hotels, car rentals, cruises and travel packages. Simply log in and make your travel plans online at our new travel savings center.
  • ONLINE FACTORY OUTLET--Visit our online "mega-mall," packed with factory-direct products from top merchants and enjoy savings of up to 50% off MSRP.
  • DISCOUNT MOVIE TICKETS--Receive discounted rates, up to 30% below box office prices, at all major theater chains.

Make the UAF Alumni Savings Connection your portal to instant savings. Log on today and discover why it pays to be a member of the UAF Alumni! To save, contact the alumni office at 800-770-2586 or (907) 474-7081 for activation code (also included in membership renewal information dated after 1/01/2009.) Then simply log on to to access your members-only deals. If you need help saving, call 866-714-8109 for assistance.

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