University of Alaska Anchorage

The mission of the University of Alaska Anchorage is to discover and disseminate knowledge through teaching, research, engagement, and creative expression.

Located in Anchorage and on community campuses in Southcentral Alaska, UAA is committed to serving the higher education needs of the state, its communities, and its diverse peoples.

The University of Alaska Anchorage is an open access university with academic programs leading to occupational endorsements; undergraduate and graduate certificates; and associate, baccalaureate, and graduate degrees in a rich, diverse, and inclusive environment.

Facts and figures

Web http://www.uaa.alaska.edu
Year Established 1958
Total Number of Staff 2647
Number of Academic Staff 1296
Number of Students 29693
Focus Areas

Arctic engineering online M.S. program
Circumpolar health studies