Design contest for PolarExpress card - $500 grand prize

*** Due to popular request, the Office of the Bursar has extended the submission deadline until Friday, May 19, 2023. ***

The Office of the Bursar invites all UAF students, staff, and faculty to submit original artwork for the UAF PolarExpress card design contest. We will display the winning artwork on all new PolarExpress cards for the foreseeable future. The chosen artist will receive a $500 award, and the two runner-ups will receive annual parking passes. The contest opens Wednesday, April 19.

The final day for submissions is Wednesday, May 10. (*** extended to May 19, 2023)

Read more in the contest rules and regulations.

If you have additional questions, please contact Michael McFetridge at