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Music News
  • Dario Martin, UAF Photo by Sarah Manriquez

    Dr. Dario Martin to join the NATS 2024 Intern Program

    March 20, 2024

    One of our music faculty, Dr. Dario Martin has been recently invited to join the NATS 2024 Intern Program in Tallahassee, Florida next summer.

  • Some of the dancers that make up the UAF Troth Yeddha' Dance Group | UAF photo

    UAF Troth Yeddha' Dance Group

    March 05, 2024

    The Circumpolar Music Series is hosting a public performance of the UAF Troth Yeddha' Dance Group. The UAF Troth Yeddha' Dance Group will visit the Alaska Native Music course to discuss their dance and songs.

  • A Native Alaskan drummer in boots holds drums down by his sides

    Drumming Practices with Sean and Christopher Topkok

    February 19, 2024

    The Circumpolar Music Series is hosting a public demonstration on drumming practices with with Dr. Sean Asikłuk Topkok and Christopher Topkok on Tuesday, February 20th, 2024 at 11:30am in the UAF Davis Concert Hall.

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Professional Organizations & Ensembles


Davis Concert Hall

Facilities & Equipment

The Department of Music resides within the UAF Fine Arts Complex hosting modern performance, recording, and broadcast capabilities. These facilities include:

  • Teaching studios
  • Classrooms
  • The Eva McGown Music Room (Room 217)
  • Practice rooms
  • Student computer labs
  • 900-seat Charles W. Davis Concert Hall
  • 456-seat Lee Salisbury Theater
  • KUAC public radio and television studios
  • Elmer E. Rasmuson Library


Scholarships & Funding


Scholarship Opportunities

There are many scholarship opportunities for music students at UAF. In order to be considered for a Department of Music scholarship, the applicant must be enrolled as a full-time music major or have applied for admission to the University of Alaska Fairbanks, with music as the declared major. 

Visit our dedicated scholarship page to learn about the criteria and application processes for these music-specific opportunities!

Undergraduate Research & Creative Activity

The office of Undergraduate Research & Scholarly Activity (URSA)  is UAF's resource for the development and promotion of experiential learning activities that engage undergraduate students to support UAF's goal to become a leading student-focused research university.

Undergraduate research and creative activity at UAF covers all disciplines, from climate sciences to music, engineering, anthropology, life sciences, art and theater.