The University of Alaska Government Relations team is working with state and federal policymakers to advance policies that support the five strategic priorities established by the University of Alaska Board of Regents.
UA Board of Regents Strategic Priorities
Learn more about each of the Board's Strategic Priorities below:
- Grow Economic Development
- Provide a Skilled Alaska Workforce
- Grow our World Class Research
- Increase Educational Attainment
- Operate More Cost Effectively
Other Key Legislative Priorities:
UA is still due approximately 360,000 acres of land grant entitlement
The Alaska Higher Education Investment Fund endows the merit-based Alaska Performance Scholarship and the needs-based Alaska Education Grant both critical for access to higher education.
The Education Tax Credit provides a significant public benefit for Alaska by incentivizing private companies to invest in education.