Welcome Class of 2017 Scholars!
Congratulations to each of you on your accomplishment of being designated as a UA Scholar! There are great things in store for you at the University of Alaska.
We offer this award because Alaska’s future depends on talented people like you. Join more than 7,600 of our best and brightest ahead of you who accepted the UA Scholars Award, attended the University, and who are now shaping Alaska’s future. We want to see you at UA!
University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen cordially invites you to a reception in your honor
President Johnsen will recognize the Class of 2017 UA Scholars and congratulate each for his or her achievement. Faculty, staff and students from each campus will be present at all events to share information about opportunities for UA Scholars at the University of Alaska. Meet fellow Scholars, enjoy light refreshments, and receive a special gift. Free parking is available at all events.
Please RSVP below by clicking on the event of your choice and completing the form.
University of Alaska Anchorage
Tuesday November 1, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Alaska Airlines Center
University of Alaska Southeast
Thursday November 3, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Egan Classroom Wing, Room 112
University of Alaska UAA: Kodiak
Friday November 4, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Thursday December 1, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Davis Concert Hall
Please check in 30 minutes before the event. Dress for photos!
Tuesday December 6, 2016 at 10 a.m.
We will offer a virtual reception for all UA Scholars to be recognized and learn about opportunities available at the University of Alaska. The Scholars Program, representatives from each of the three main campuses, and a current UA Scholar will be available to answer questions. This event will be held during the school day and we encourage schools to gather their Scholars and attend as a group. RSVP for your school today by clicking the link above!
Apply for Admission by May 1
Don't forget you must submit an application for admission to a certificate or degree program at any University of Alaska campus, online or postmarked on or before May 1 of your senior year. If you miss this deadline, you will not be eligible to use your Award.
Scholars can apply online at uaonline.alaska.edu. Scholars who wish to utilize their leave of absence must still apply by the May 1 deadline and postpone their Award by notifying their admissions office. Please visit our Student Resource page for campus contact information.