UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA ANCHORAGE

United States, Alaska

The University of Alaska Anchorage is a public research university located in Anchorage, Alaska. The Anchorage school is divided into five teaching and research units: the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Business and Public Policy, the College of Community and Technology, the College of Engineering, and the College of Health. The university offers master's degrees and postgraduate certificates for certain courses and can complete certain doctoral degrees through its graduate department in cooperation with universities. The Anchorage campus offers a full range of courses and courses, including engineering, health, business and education, and other demanding fields as well as the humanities. The mission of the University of Alaska Anchorage is to discover and disseminate knowledge through teaching, research, participation, and creative expression. The university is located in Anchorage and community campuses in south-central Alaska and is committed to meeting the higher education needs of the state, its communities, and different ethnic groups.

Campus Life

The university's main campus is located about 4 miles southeast of the downtown area of ​​the University Medical District, adjacent to the Alaska Native Medical Center, Alaska Pacific University, and Providence Alaska Medical Center. The university also administers four community campuses spread across Southcentral Alaska. The Student Club and the Greek Life Office (SCGL) support the UAA community by empowering student participation. SCGL is committed to the development of equal and diverse communities, interactive networks, collaboration, leadership, and personal, social, and intellectual experience. As a center of research and understanding, UAA sponsors research, training, public services, and other activities related to the northern population to support local and regional economic development. UAA’s student apartments include nearly 1,000 students, and there are 3 co-educational dormitories, namely the Main Apartment Complex, while Templewood Apartments accommodate 80 students in 20 apartments.

Noted Alumni

Some of the well-known alumni of the University of Alaska Anchorage are Hollis S. French II is an American attorney, businessman, and politician, Charisse Millett is a Republican former member of the Alaska House of Representatives, Thomas T. "Tom" Anderson is a partner at Optima Public Relations in Anchorage, Alaska, Speaker of the Alaska House of Representatives Bryce Edgmon, a member of the Alaska House of Representatives, representing the 39th District Neal Winston Foster, an American educator Carol Comeau, and an American politician Mark Peter Begich.