State of the University

2023 state of the University Address

SAVE THE DATE! The 2023 State of the University Address will be February 21, 2023.
President Pitney will be making the annual address noon to 1 p.m. at the Fairbanks Chamber of commerce. It will be livestreamed and recorded for the UA community. 

President Pitney will provide an update on the important role the University of Alaska system has in the state’s economic recovery and in building Alaska’s workforce; the contributions of UA’s world-class research; and highlight excellence across the university system.


2022 State of the University Address

The State of the University Address was delivered by University of Alaska President Pat Pitney on March 3, 2022. The address was presented through the Juneau Chamber of Commerce and was supported in part by the University of Alaska Foundation.  Thanks to KTOO, you can also watch the address on Gavel Alaska.

A recording of the address will be posted here as soon as it's available.

ASL interpretation will be provided. To access live captioning go to our live transcription page during the event.  

Past State of the University Addresses Archive