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