Visitor & Parking Information

The Institute of Northern Engineering is located in the Duckering Building at 306 Tanana Loop on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus (lower campus).

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Short-term, metered parking is available close to the Duckering Building in parking lots 3A & 3C. Parking is payable through the kiosks located near each metered lot or via the Passport Parking App

Long-term parking is available in the Nenana parking lot (lots 4E-4F) and requires the purchase of a parking permit which can be obtained from designated kiosks. A shuttle service operates Monday - Friday from the Nenana parking lot to the south side of the Wood Center (Nenana Shuttle) or from the Nenana parking lot to the front steps of the Duckering building on Tanana Loop (Tanana Loop Shuttle).

Shuttle Tracker

Summer 2017 Shuttle Schedule

New Parking Permit Prices – Parking permits will increase in price in the upcoming academic year 2017-2018. The Chancellor’s Core Cabinet approved the parking permit $10.00 increase. The last increase in permit prices was 5 years ago. You can view the new permit prices at New Decal Prices

Transportation Alternatives

Green Bikes Program

Bicycles on Campus

City Bus - Free to ride with your Polar Express card!


UAF Dining Services

Summer Dining


Mailing Address

  • Institute of Northern Engineering
  • College of Engineering and Mines
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • PO Box 755910
  • Fairbanks, Alaska 99775-5910

Physical Address

  • Engineering Learning and Innovation Facility (ELIF), Suite 240
  • 1764 Tanana Loop