Welcome to the Department of Rural Student Services

RSS congratulates the 2019 graduates - and reminds continuing and new students to complete the FAFSA and sign up for classes.

Founded in 1969, Rural Student Services (RSS) is an academic advising department with over 50 years of experience in working with students from all over the state of Alaska. We are here to assist you in achieving student success by linking you to current information pertinent to your education, lifestyle, and goals. RSS is known for its welcoming and friendly environment. Many students find a meaningful connection at UAF through RSS.

We can help you with:

  • Academic Requirements
  • Class Registration
  • Finding Financial Aid
  • Housing Options
  • Major Declaration
  • Career Exploration
Events in the Gathering Room