Fort Wainwright



Military and Veteran Services at Fort Wainwright

Take college courses online or on-site. Get help with army education benefits. Work with expert advisors to plan out your degree program. You can access all of these services and more through UAF at Fort Wainwright.

Classes at Ft. Wainwright

We offer flexible on-site evening classes and fully online degree programs, depending on your schedule and study preferences. Take general education classes that can be applied to a variety of degrees. We also offer accelerated terms during the regular semester. Programs are available to civilians as well as military service members, veterans and families.

Free testing services

Earn college credit for what you already know by taking introductory level college subject exams. Fort Wainwright is home to National Test Center sites for CLEP and DSST testing. This testing is free for the military and can help you save money on classes. We also offer writing, reading and math placement tests to help you find the right starting point for you in your academic program.

Academic and army education benefit advising services

We have expert advisors available at Fort Wainwright to help you plan out your degree program, apply for financial aid and more. If you need help with coursework, you can also access tutoring services as needed.  


Military Friendly Badge

UAF: A Military-Friendly College

Military and veteran students are a strong and valued part of our student community. In addition to providing high-quality academic programs, we are dedicated to providing a caring and supportive learning environment that takes into account the unique needs of our service members, veterans and their families.


Contact Your UAF Advisor at Fort Wainwright

  • To get started, email Haley Farnsworth at UAF's office in the Education Center on Fort Wainwright, or call (907) 356-3826.
  • For tuition assistance support, contact Pamela McCarty, Tuition Assistance Specialist, at, or call 907-474-7400.