Ivar Skarland Hall
Ivar Skarland Hall opened in 1964, and renovated in 2011 and 2019. This hall is located in the MBS complex in a prime location on Upper Campus, a short walk or shuttle ride to everything! There are lounges on the second and fourth floor, a laundry room on the third, and a large study hall area on the first floor. Skarland is one of the two EDGE (or first-year) hall , the other being Moore Hall. The four-story building has capacity for over 100 students in single and double occupancy rooms.
Skarland is home to the Honors, Engineering, Outdoor Adventures, and Impact House Living Learning Communities.
Need help after hours? Call the Resident Assistant on duty 907-378-6055.
Super-single rooms also available. Super-single room is a double room with one occupant.
- Kitchen (1)
- Free on-site laundry (1)
- Furnished lounges (4)
- Live-in staff
- In room wifi
- Home to Honors, Engineering, Outdoor Adventures and Impact House Living Learning Communities
By the numbers:
- 4 Floors
- 83 Rooms
- 138 Residents
- Constructed 1964
- Renovated 2011 and 2019
Our live-in professional and student staff are here to help our residents prosper in and out of the classroom.
Resident Directors (RD) have a background in student development. They are responsible for promoting a positive residential community, and facilitating large-and small-scale programs to help integrate residents into student life at UAF.
Resident Assistants (RA) have extensive training with student concerns and campus resources. They help organize social and educational programs throughout the year. They are trained in mediation and are available to help resolve any roommate conflicts within the community.