Students will learn basic excavation and survey techniques using a total station, and will focus on excavation techniques appropriate to deeply-stratified Paleoindian sites. 4 credits of undergraduate (ANTHA431) or graduate (ANTH A631) credit are available from the University of Alaska Anchorage. Both in-state and out-of-state students will be charged at the Alaska resident rate for tuition. Associated fees ($1495) will cover all aspects of food, equipment, supplies, and local transportation.

To register, please go to, and click on the link to "apply for admission or check on status of application;" follow the appropriate links to complete a "non-degree-seeking student" application, and register for the course.

For more information about the field school or the field school program, please contact:
David R. Yesner