Please note: The Bachelors of Arts in Early Childhood Education and in Elementary Education, the Post-Baccalaureate Certificates in Early Childhood and in Elementary Education, the Graduate Certificate in Special Education (K-12) initial licensure track, the Master of Arts in Teaching, and the Master of Education in Early Childhood Special Education initial licensure track no longer hold specialized accreditation from the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) as of December 31, 2018.

The Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Public Communications voluntarily withdrew from specialized accreditation by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC).

Academic Policies and Processes

Academic policies and processes are located in the online UAA Catalog. It is the responsibility of the individual student to become familiar with the policies and regulations of the University of Alaska Anchorage printed in this catalog. The following list is a sample of academic policies and processes in the UAA Catalog, which students frequently have questions about:

  • The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

  • Class Attendance

  • Request for Late Add or Retroactive Withdrawal

  • Academic Dispute Resolution Procedure

To view the UAA Catalog, go to: