Learn with the Best at UAF
We have seven departments and over 50 areas of study.
Our Laboratory is Huge
How about 663,300 square miles?
UAF Research is Outstanding
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Welcome to the College of Natural Science and Mathematics


List of CNSM Graduating Students

Congratulations to the undergraduate and graduate students who were finally able to wear their motarboards. Click below to see a full list of the graduating students.  Read more.


7 Departments & 50+ Degrees

If your are looking to get a degree in math or science then the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at UAF is what you have been looking for.

With seven departments to choose from and over 50 diffferent degrees, you are bound to find your future here at the CNSM.

Student Announcements


Find out about new scholarships: Join the UAF Scholarship Opportunities Listserv to receive notification of new scholarship opportunities via email. Sign up now.


Congratulations to Matthew Whitley and Richard Buzard, both master’s students in geosciences, for being winners in the Center for Global Change’s Annual Student Grant Competition.

Alaska is Our Laboratory

Being in the heart of Alaska means abundant opportunities for students to take their education outside the classroom.

Small Classes, Big Programs

Class size beyond introductory courses tends to be 11 students to 1 professor.

Gateway to the Arctic

UAF is the nation’s Arctic University and CNSM plays a special role in educating undergraduate and graduate students.

Faculty and Research Leaders

CNSM faculty, graduate students and undergraduates help make UAF a leader in research.