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COVID Plan & FAQ

UAS is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, and visitors as we start a new academic year. We continue to implement modifications to our regular operations. Check back regularly for updates. Full policies and resources can be found at the UAS/UA COVID-19 Information site.

Our Journey Forward – Has Du Ítx̱ Yaa Ntoo.áa Shuká Aa Hás

Indigenous Peoples' Day 2022

October 10, 2022. Celebrate with UAS! You are invited to free events on the Juneau and Sitka campuses. This year's theme is "Our Journey Forward".

Evening at Egan: Sept. 9–Nov. 18, 2022

Join us for the annual UAS Evening at Egan weekly lecture series. Lectures are in-person and live streamed from the Egan Library, on the Juneau Campus. Lectures are free and open to the public. All lectures begin at 7 p.m.

Topics range from studying a warming arctic, Indigenous tourism, understanding art, an arts and sciences creative showcase, and more.

Martin Carter

Staff Make Students Count

Congratulations to Martin Carter, Helpdesk Technician on the UAS Juneau Campus. In addition to supporting students with their technology requests and being a mentor to student employees at the Helpdesk, Martin works directly with students as the staff sponsor for the student-led UAS Gaming Club.

How to Pay for College

Make a Plan to Pay for College

Planning out how to pay for college when you don't know where to start can feel overwhelming. Check out our short animated overview of the process and remember—you don't have to figure it out alone! Our financial aid advisors are here to help your path to any college of your choice.

Learn and Live on the Juneau Campus

Take our 5 min. video tour and you’ll see our classroom spaces, housing facilities, library, recreation center, and learn all about what campus life has to offer. Want to learn more? Join an admissions counselor on a customized virtual tour and get all your questions answered about living on the UAS Juneau campus.

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Campuses in Juneau, Ketchikan, & Sitka

Stylized map of Juneau Auke Bay campus

UAS has campuses in Juneau, Sitka, and Ketchikan. The UAS Juneau campus, located on Auke Bay, offers students residential housing and the campus life experience. UAS Sitka and Ketchikan campuses offer classrooms and specialized training facilities. View tour videos and schedule an in-person or virtual campus tour from one of our friendly representatives.

UAS Campus Information and Tours

Campus Events Calendar

Includes events open to the public as well as important academic calendar dates. For other events, please see our calendar page for student, alumni, and recreation center activities.

UAS in the News

His grandmother was forbidden to speak Lingít in school. Now, school is helping him reclaim it.

Learning the language at University of Alaska Southeast has been key to Dave Ketah’s journey.

The class assignment was to write a letter to anyone they wanted. In Lingít. Eechdaa Dave Ketah chose his late grandmother, the person who spoke Lingít to him when he was growing up in Ketchikan.

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Tidal Echoes waves in submissions from across Southeast Alaska

Whether it’s high or low tide, University of Alaska Southeast’s literary journal, Tidal Echoes, is open for any and all submissions in Southeast Alaska.

Last Wednesday marked the open call for submissions of all forms of art to have the chance to be featured in the annual student-run literary journal, Tidal Echoes. Anyone with permanent address and full-time residence throughout Southeast Alaska is welcome to submit, and has until Dec. 1 at midnight to do so, said Olive Brend, the paper’s fall editor and student at UAS.

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UAS to receive $2.3M to support mariculture workforce development

The University of Alaska Southeast will be receiving $2.3 million dollars to support its mariculture workforce development program, operated through the Applied Fisheries program at UAS.

On Sept. 2, President Joe Biden announced the 21 winners of the $1 billion Build Back Better Regional Challenge, which includes $49 million for Southeast Conference and the Alaska Mariculture Cluster, of which, UAS will receive $2.3 Million to support its growing mariculture program and workforce development in the emerging industry.

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University of Alaska Southeast begins search for new chancellor

The University of Alaska Southeast has started its search for a new leader with Chancellor Karen Carey set to retire at the end of this academic year. The search committee recruiting the next chancellor put out a job description Thursday. Applications and nominations for initial review are due Oct. 30, though the recruitment will remain open until filled.

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