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At the Bristol Bay Campus, we are here to help students succeed. Reach out today and we will be there every step of the way.


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At the Bristol Bay Campus, we are here to support you along every step of your education journey. Whether you want to just take a class, earn a credential, or pursue a degree, our dedicated team is committed to your success.  We provide support from admission, registration, academic, testing and career advising to graduation and more.

Deven Lisac

Deven Lisac

Student Services Manager

Alyssa McDonald

Alyssa McDonald

Pre-College/Early College Advisor

Casey Chandler

Casey Chandler

Student Success Coach

Natasha Johnson

Natasha Johnson

Student Success Coach


Most financial aid requires you to complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Please use school code 001063.

Scholarships are financial awards that can be used to pay for tuition, housing, books and other costs related to college. Merit-based scholarships are awarded based on academic performance, community involvement and other achievements. Need-based scholarships are awarded based on financial need.

College scholarships are awarded by the federal government, state agencies, universities, private organizations and other donors. The donor or department funding the scholarship typically sets the criteria for how it’s awarded.


Scholarship opportunities include:


Have you received a scholarship? If so, consider writing a thank you letter!

Grants do not need to be repaid. Your name will be submitted for eligible federal grants once your FAFSA has been processed.

Popular grant sources include:

Search grants to find additional opportunities.

Educational loans generally have long-term repayment schedules, offer low-interest rates, and often allow deferring payments. To learn more about loans visit UAF Loans page.


To update UA login (ELMO)

  • Select an option:
    • Option 1: I know my UA Username/ ID # & password
    • Option 2: I know my UA Username or UA ID
    • Option 3: Search for my UA Username and ID #
  • Once logged into ELMO, your UA ID Number and UA Username display on the left side of the screen. Passwords are changed here.

Need help? Contact Office of Information Technology (OIT)1-800-478-8226.

Your UA username is used to login to Blackboard, Google Apps, UA Webmail, NetReg.

Log in to UAOnline.

UAOnline provides you with a wealth of information:

  • Updating your personal information
  • Registering for classes
  • Adding or dropping classes
  • Viewing your class schedule
  • Tuition or Scholarship payments
  • DegreeWorks -a road map of your degree
  • Printing or reviewing your Unofficial Academic Transcripts
  • Requesting and Printing Tax information (1098T)
  • Student Account Balances and Payment

Remember, students in degree programs will need to consult with an Advisor each term, before registering for courses. Faculty and student services staff can assist with this. You can also view a step-by-step video on how to register for classes online.

  • Log in to UAOnline
  • Select Student Services and Account Information
  • Select Registration
  • Select Alternate Class Search and select appropriate filters
    • Term
    • Campus (Bristol Bay Campus and UAF all Campuses)
    • Type of Delivery: for online or distance classes "eLearning" courses only
    • Subject
  • Select Class Search button at bottom of page
  • Select by clicking the box on the far left
  • Click the "add to worksheet" button found at the bottom of the page
  • On the next page click the "Complete Registration changes" to complete the registration process

Log In to UAOnline or, view the Academic Calendar for payment deadlines. Avoid Late Fees by checking your account regularly. 

Making a payment

  1. Select Student Services & Account Information
  2. Select Student Account
  3. Select Account Detail for Term (Semester) / Pay Term Balance
  4. Select Pay Now; a secure payment window will open:
    •  Payment via credit card or ACH payment
    •  Establish/Update an Authorized User who can make payments on your account
    •  Schedule automatic payment on due date
    •  Receive email notifications on payments made

Log out and close the payment system window before returning to UAOnline.  

Get your registration information

Login to UAOnline  

  1. Select Student Services & Account Information
  2. Select Registration to determine your course information
  3. Select Student Detail Schedule
  4. Select Term (Semester)

Use the information to search for textbooks and course materials.


Textbooks and course materials


NOTE:  Attend class even if your textbooks have not arrived. Tell your professor you have not received your textbooks and ask if he/she has the first few assignments in a PDF format. 

Accessing Blackboard

  1. Log into Blackboard using your UA Username and password
  2. Select your course

Accessing Canvas

  1. Log into Canvas using your UA username and password.
  2. Select your course

Audio conference information

Some courses may not use audio conference check with your instructor.

  1. Five minutes before class starts, dial the toll-free number 1-866-832-7806
  2. Follow the phone instructions for entering your 7 digit Student Pin #

Have questions or need help?  Call 1-800-896-1204 and have the name of your instructor available.

The Degree Services team of the Office of the Registrar processes applications for graduation, evaluates degree completion and provides other services related to your degree.

Students are individually responsible for meeting all academic regulations and degree/certificate requirements. Students must submit an application for graduation during, or before, the semester they intend to graduate. See deadlines and fees.


Watch our past graduation commencements!

Go to: Easy Login Maintenance Option (ELMO).

This site will:

  • Ask you several security questions
  • Find your UA username and student id
  • Allow you to create/change your password

Note:  This username/password will be for UA Mail, Blackboard, and Blackboard Collaborate.

Blackboard Collaborate enables meetings and classes to be held online using a computer or smartphone.

We suggest viewing these short videos First Time Users.

The instructor has not yet allowed student access. Registered students will not see a course in Blackboard until the instructor makes the courses available.

  • Log in to UAOnline
  • Select Student Services & Account Information
    • Registration
    • Week at a Glance or Student Detail Schedule

You will use your schedule to search for your course textbooks and materials
What you will need to know:

  • CRN  - Course Registration Number - Example: 39574
  • Subj  - Examples: ENG, MATH, ENVI
  • Crse  - Course
    • Courses starting with an "F" are offered through UAF   
    • Courses starting with an "A" are offered through UA
    • Courses starting with an "S" are offered through UAS
  • Sec  - Example: BD1
  • Campus  - Example: UAF-Bristol Bay Campus 
  • Log in to UAOnline
  • Select Student Services & Account Information
  • Select Student Account
  • Select Account Detail for Term (Semester)/Pay Term Balance

NOTE:  View holds on your account under Student Account

  • Log in to UAOnline
  • Select Student Services & Account Information
    • Student Records
    • Academic Transcript -  Unofficial
  • or, Select Student Services & Account Information
    • Official Transcript Request Service

DegreeWorks is a road map of your degree program -  a checklist of your accomplishments toward your degree. Try the " What IF"  scenario to consider progress in a degree or other degrees.

  • Log in to UAOnline
  • Select Student Services & Account Information
    • DegreeWorks and Electronic Degree Audit
    • UAF DegreeWorks 

If all graduation requirements are completed by the end of the semester, the certificate/degree will be awarded within six weeks after final grades have posted. Diplomas will be sent out approximately six weeks after the end of the semester.

Once your degree is posted you can view it on your unofficial transcript on UAOnline.  

Online Accounts

Online Help

Call the OIT Service Desk at 1-800-478-8226 or 907-450-8300, or email


Online learning resources