Alexis Carstens is the eCampus Student Success Specialist

Alexis Carstens Student Success Specialist

Ever wonder who your go-to person is at UAF eCampus? Meet Alexis, the Student Success Specialist at UAF eCampus. She can work with you on a study plan and connect you to tutors, advisors, and other students. Read on to learn how Alexis can help you feel part of UAF and you might even get ideas about a new podcast!

Q: What do you do at eCampus?

A: I am eCampus’ Student Success Specialist.  My job is to support students toward success and make sure our online students feel like they’re a part of the UAF community, no matter where in the world they live!

Q: How do you work with students?

A: I provide student support and help students get connected to available UAF resources, host virtual events, and facilitate online experiences that enable UAF’s online learners to build community from anywhere in the world.

A multi-tiered cake with flowers and yellow and white frosting made by Alexis.

A cake Alexis made for her baby shower

Q: How can students connect with you?

A: Students can reach me via email at, or via eCampus’ Discord channel (join us!).

Q: What do you like about working at UAF eCampus?

A: I like how forward-thinking, innovative, and supportive my supervisors and coworkers are. This empowers me to brainstorm and provide online students with amazing virtual opportunities

Q: What’s your favorite way to spend a day off?

A: I love spending my free time with my family!

Q: What activity instantly calms you?

A: I really enjoy listening to podcasts (shoutout Parks and Rewatch and Office Ladies!), cooking, and baking.