About University of Alaska Fairbanks
The University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) was established in 1917, it is a public research university located in Fairbanks, Alaska, United States. UAF is America's northernmost Land, Sea and Space Grant institution, located just 200 miles south of the Arctic Circle, the Fairbanks campus's unique location is situated favorably for Arctic and northern research.
UAF has eight academic schools and colleges, offering more than 170 degrees in more than 129 disciplines.
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013-2014