UAF is a military friendly college that offers in-state tuition, military pricing, credits for military training, VA educational benefits advising and other resources
for veteran and military students.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
Launch a rocket. Monitor muskoxen. Study in Spain. It's your life. Make it off the
charts or off the grid.
Whether Alaska is home or a new beginning, a UAF degree offers the ultimate opportunity:
a chance to make a living doing what you love. So choose the path that intrigues you
-- you never know where it might lead.
Through our strategic plan, UAF has defined six visionary and aspirational goals that
reflect our mission, core themes and key messaging. Each goal is equally important
in supporting the success of the university.
Read about students tracking Alaska's erosion troubles, a professor hunting Alaska coronavirus variants, a musical alumnus creating an endowment and more in the spring 2022 edition of Aurora magazine. Read article
Thawing Arctic hillsides release a significant amount of organic carbon that has been locked in frozen ground for thousands of years but which now can contribute to an already warming climate, according to new research. Read article
We acknowledge the Alaska Native nations upon whose ancestral lands our campuses reside.
In Fairbanks, our Troth Yeddha' Campus is located on the ancestral lands of the Dena
people of the lower Tanana River.