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Welcome to the University of Alaska Southeast

Welcome to Spring Semester!

Whether you are returning from Winter Break or just starting your education journey at UAS, we're glad you're here! Move in, orientation, and the start of classes make this a busy time. Be sure to check all the important dates and deadlines on the Academic Calendar. 

Apply to UAS: Start Spring or Fall

Apply for admission to UAS and start on your journey towards earning your degree. Whether you are a new student or transferring from another university, UAS has degree programs designed to fit your life and meet your goals.

  • Spring Application Deadline: Dec. 1, 2023
  • Fall Application Deadline: Aug. 1, 2024

Sign Up for Summer Classes

The summer class schedule is online! Make this summer one to remember — learn new skills, grow your career, advance your education.

  • Registration begins (students in a UAS program) February 12.
  • Open Registration begins (all students) February 19.
  • First Day of Classes (Session One) May 13.

Stay Informed with UAS Connect!

UAS Connect is the NEW events and clubs source for all things UAS. Customize your experience with Single Sign-On, the same user/password for all your UA accounts.
New/Current Students: use UAS Connect for student resources, clubs and groups, student activities, and more.
Faculty/Staff: use UAS Connect to post events, organize groups, and more.

UAS Connect is the Official Campus Community Platform of UAS.

UAS Spring Career Fair

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 from 11:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.

Students & alumni, join us from at the Egan Library (ground floor) on the UAS Juneau Auke Lake campus for an opportunity to meet employers and explore a variety of available jobs and internships.

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.

Get Social with UAS!

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

Federally funded project will look for rare earth elements in seaweed

The Southeast Alaska project will launch in March with collection and analysis of various types of seaweed around the southern end of Prince of Wales Island. The project is trying to determine whether significant amounts of rare earth elements are being absorbed by that seaweed from Bokan Mountain, which is known to contain several of those minerals.

Beyond that, the project will examine the possibilities for cultivating enough seaweed to make it worthwhile to extract those absorbed critical elements, said the project’s lead researcher, UAF’s Schery Umanzor.

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Internship scholarship supports teacher education student

The Alaska College of Education Consortium (ACEC), encompassing the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA), University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF), and University of Alaska Southeast (UAS), has announced the second year of its Teacher Internship Scholarship Program.

This initiative, supported by the collaborative efforts of the Alaska State Legislature, Governor, and UA President Pat Pitney, and coordinated with the assistance of ACEC Liaison Bridget Weiss, highlights the strength of unity in advancing educational opportunities across the state.

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Priscilla Schulte set to retire as UAS KTN director, will continue teaching

University of Alaska Southeast Ketchikan Campus Director Priscilla Schulte will retire from her director position at the end of December, and will continue to teach classes in her role as professor of anthropology and sociology.

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