Technology on Campus

The Office of Information Technology is conveniently located in the Bunnell Building to provide centralized access. OIT provides expertise and resources that support the technology needs of UAF students, faculty and staff. The residence halls have wired as well as wireless Internet access in dorm rooms, and wireless is available in most public areas in all building on the Fairbanks campus. Student computing labs on the Fairbanks campus include a new collaborative commons called the Nook. Located in Bunnell 319, the area offers various seating options with accessible power outlets, virtual computer stations, wired and wireless network access for student devices, mobile printing, and collaborative conference tables where students can share content on their devices with others on a large screen. OIT operates and maintains two traditional-style student computer labs in 404 Rasmuson and 110 Moore-Bartlett-Skarland. On the Fairbanks campus there are 75 classrooms, auditoriums and lab spaces called smart classrooms; they are equipped with instructional technologies such as in-room computers, digital projectors, DVD playback devices, document cameras and digital monitors. There are six venues equipped with automated lecture recording technology.

The Student Computer Repair Center provides free help with and advice about students' personal computers. Students can drop by 230 Bunnell with their computer for help or call the OIT Support Center.

OIT Video Conferencing Services provides consultation, planning, installation, training and scheduling services for video conference classrooms and other video-enabled rooms on the Fairbanks campus and across the University of Alaska system. Additionally, VCS can help with desktop or laptop video conferencing solutions. Contact VCS at or contact the OIT Support Center.

The OIT Support Center is your computing help desk and gateway to many of the services OIT offers. All the services above may be requested through the support center, and when you need help or technology information, it's a great place to start. There are two walk-up locations, 231 Bunnell and 102 Butrovich, or call 907-450-8300 800-478-8226, email or visit