The People Behind Campus Names

The buildings, parks, landmarks, and venues of the University of Alaska often bear the names of individuals. The actions of these individuals, in forming and sustaining the university, whether a regent, president, or university advocate, are honored with the use of their names. On these pages, you will find the stories of the people behind the names, who they are, and what they have contributed to building the University of Alaska.

History and Facts
History and Facts
Buildings
Buildings
Labs, Libraries, Rooms
Labs, Libraries, Rooms
Parks and Trails
Parks and Trails
Medal of Excellence
Medal of Excellence
Notable People
Notable People
Regents
Regents
Presidents
Presidents
Honorary Degrees
Honorary Degrees
Meritorious Service Awards
Meritorious Service Awards