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Whether you're applying for a degree program or just want to take a class, here's where the next step of your adventure starts.

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The Bristol Bay Campus provides admission, registration, academic and career advising and many more services to students taking classes via distance from their home community or on campus in Dillingham.

Contact an advisor:

Deven Lisac

Deven Lisac

Student Services Manager

Alyssa McDonald

Alyssa McDonald

Pre-College/Early College Advisor

Contact the Campus:

Phone: 907-842-5109
Toll-Free: 1-800-478-5109

Go to Admission Login

  1. Login or select New User
  2. Follow the on-screen directions

Helpful Hints:

  • Please select Bristol Bay Campus as your campus
  • Your application can be saved and returned to at your convenience
  • Do not submit more than one application unless you are requesting more than one degree
  • Your Social Security Number and Credit Card number will be requested

If you have questions or need help, please call the campus at 907-842-5109, or 1-800-478-5109.

Send official transcripts from High School and Other Colleges/Universities to:
Office of Admission and the Registrar
PO Box 757480
Fairbanks, AK 99775

Before your eligibility for any kind of financial aid can be determined, you must first fill and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Please use school code 001063.

FAFSA application deadline is June 30.

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.

You will need to know your UA Username and Password.

UA math placement test (ALEKS test)

UA writing placement test

After testing, contact your advisor and they will help you register for the appropriate classes. Call the Bristol Bay Campus, 907-842-5109 if you do not know who your advisor is. These test results may be required for some Financial Aid applications.

  1. Ensure that your admission file is complete on UAOnline
  2. Check FAFSA Application (1-800-433-3243)
  3. Check your UA Webmail often. If you forget your login or password use ELMO to reset.

Nanook Navigator

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What is Nanook Navigator?

Nanook Navigator (Navigate Student) is a suite of interconnected tools to support students from enrollment to graduation and life-long success.  Nanook Navigator, includes two valuable products – a mobile app and an advising platform– to keep students on academic track, connected to their advisors and campus resources, and making progress toward graduation. 

This mobile app for students, streamlines the UAF experience through ways to get involved, upcoming registration and other important deadlines and personalized “to-dos”. Students can connect with university resources through their network and access a comprehensive directory of student services. Nanook Navigator is the best way for faculty, advisors, and student support staff to communicate with one another about the progress, concerns, and the unique needs of each student.

The Navigate Student Mobile app allows you to find the information you need all in one place. Download the Student Quick Guide here.

Congratulations, and welcome!

Next steps are on the Current Students page.

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.

Go to: UA Mail.

Sign in with your username and password.

Note: This email is the source of communication from the University, Instructors, and Advisors.

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:

  • 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

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.

Application for Graduation (online)
Requires UAF login. Use Firefox or other non-Microsoft browsers for best results.

There is a $50 fee associated with each application

Late applications are accepted up to one month after initial deadline with an additional $30 late fee.

Applications will be canceled for all students who are unable to meet their graduation requirements by the end of the semester. Students must reapply for graduation for the semester they intend to graduate.

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.


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