Grand Prize

The winning student will receive two round-trip airline tickets, compliments of Alaska Airlines.

2nd Prize

A prize will be offered to current university staff/faculty/alumni for contest participation. The winning staff, faculty, and alumni photos will be selected at random. Their departments (or for alumni department of choice) will each receive a $250 prize.The same entry rules apply as the grand prize.

Contest Instructions


  • During the contest period, follow the on-screen instructions provided to submit a completed online entry form and your photo.
  • Limit one (1) entry per person. Only UA faculty, staff, alumni and students are eligible to receive prizes.
  1. Have a picture taken of yourself, or take your own photo. If you have someone take your picture, make
    sure they agree in advance that they will sign any required releases for use of the photo.
  2. In the picture, hold up the number of fingers that represent the total number of years you estimate your
    undergraduate program (certificate, associate or bachelor’s degree) will take you from start to finish. In the
    case of staff/faculty/alumni indicate how long it took you as an undergraduate.
  3. Humor and creativity that encourages degree completion is welcome. Off-topic, negative or offensive
    postings won’t be considered in the final drawing and will be removed from the site.
  4. Any UA student, staff or faculty member 18-years or older may participate by posting their own photo, but
    the winners will have to meet the eligibility rules.
Prize Eligibility
Only persons who are at least 18 years of age can enter.
Contest Starts
October 22, 2012 @ 12:01 am (AKDT)
Contest Ends
December 17, 2012 @ 11:00 pm (AKST)
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