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Celebrate Our 2021 Graduates!

UAS will honor graduates from the Juneau, Ketchikan, and Sitka campuses with virtual commencement ceremonies beginning April 30th.

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Apply Now for Fall 2021

Plan for success, from financial aid and scholarships to reserving your spot in campus housing. Our advisors want to connect with you. Discover the real value of your education—Apply today.

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Summer & Fall Class Registration Open

Register now for summer and fall semesters:

  • Summer Classes begin May 10, 2021
  • Fall Classes begin August 23, 2021

Meet with an advisor for assistance with course selection.

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COVID Plan & FAQ

UAS is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for its students, employees, and visitors impacted by COVID-19. Check back regularly for updates.

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Photo Contest Winners

UAS Alumni shared images with us in three categories: virtual learning, the beauty of Southeast Alaska, and what UAS represents to them. The UAS Alumni and Friends Photo Contest winners will be announced April 24th at 6 p.m. AKDT.

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Support Alaska's Future: Give to UAS

Education changes lives, your gift helps make it happen. When you contribute to UAS, you support the economic, scientific, and cultural future for all Southeast Alaska. Support your university and your community through scholarships or special project contributions.

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Watch the Tidal Echoes Launch Party

Enjoy featured artist Lily Hope speaks of her weaving inspirations and her creative process. Listen to featured writer Hank Lentfer's experiences recording the sounds of Southeast Alaska and of his mentor, Richard Nelson. Catch the recorded celebration of the 2021 edition of Tidal Echoes Literary and Arts Journal.

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Earn a Business Degree Online on Your Time

The business programs offered at UAS prepare you for in-demand positions, from bookkeeping and office management to accounting and administration. Get the necessary skills for that entry-level job or increase your knowledge and credentials to expand your career potential.

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Learn and Live on the Juneau Campus

Take our 5 min. video tour and you’ll see our classroom spaces, housing facilities, library, recreation center, and learn all about what campus life has to offer. Want to learn more? Join an admissions counselor on a customized virtual tour and get all your questions answered about living on the UAS Juneau campus.

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Campus Events Calendar

Includes events open to the public as well as important academic calendar dates. For other events, please see our calendar page for student, alumni, and recreation center activities.

 

UAS in the News

What can one find within the body of a whale?

It’s spring in Sitka Sound and everybody is talking about whales. It’s a calm and sunny day, and a group of Sitkans travel out to Kruzof, a volcanic island west of town, to help necropsy a humpback whale. Tools and sample bags are neatly arranged on a tarp and Dr. Lauren Wild takes control of the group. Wild is a UAS researcher and fisheries professor, and yes, you can call her Dr. Wild.

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CBJ introduces new vaccine strategy

Three months after the City and Borough of Juneau first started hosting mass vaccination clinics at Centennial Hall, city officials are preparing to close that shop and pivot to a new strategy. Organizers have already scheduled pop-up clinics at the University of Alaska Southeast campus (April 22–24, between 1–7 p.m.) and small businesses around town. To make an appointment, go to juneau.org/vaccine or call 586-6000. Walk-ins are welcome to the extent vaccine is available.

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University of Alaska makes public pitch for help achieving $200 million fundraising goal

Print articleReddit Increase Article Font Size Decrease Article Font Size University of Alaska leaders are going public with the hope of completing a first-of-its-kind $200 million fundraising effort for scholarships, research and other priorities. The “for Alaska” campaign officially kicked off March 25 but University of Alaska officials have already quietly raised approximately $135 million over the past five years toward their $200 million goal, according to UA Foundation President Tod Burnett.

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