Information for Prospective Students
September 28, 2022
A century ago, these two institutions opened their doors to Alaskans: one, a community bank in Anchorage that became First National Bank Alaska, and the other, an agriculture and mining college in Fairbanks that evolved into the University of Alaska (UA) system. Both sought to provide new opportunities for a rapidly-growing territory.
September 13, 2022
These opportunities improve student outcomes in high school and college, and they save Alaska families thousands of dollars in education costs.
September 01, 2022
R/V Sikuliaq [see-KOO-lee-auk] spent nearly a month in the Bering Sea collecting sediment cores to help scientists understand thousands of years of storms and weather conditions along the Aleutian Island Chain.
Sept. 22, 2022
A University of Alaska Fairbanks drone team headed to Western Alaska Wednesday to support the U.S. Coast Guard’s emergency response following Typhoon Merbok.
Sept. 20, 2022
Sealaska Heritage Institute (SHI) will sponsor a lecture this Thursday on the status of Lingít by a Tlingit language professor as part of its fall series covering a wide variety of topics. In his lecture Hél Dutóow: The Health and Future of the Lingít Language, X’unei Lance Twitchell, Ph.D. will describe his work over the past decade as he has been working with language teachers, speakers and learners to try and accurately document the number of Tlingit language speakers.
Sept. 20, 2022
Gwen Holdmann will discuss small-scale nuclear energy and its potential in Alaska at a town hall energy discussion at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Noel Wien Library Auditorium in Fairbanks, 1215 Cowles St.