Welcome to the University Aviation Association

University Aviation Association (UAA)
is the voice of collegiate aviation to colleges, universities, the aviation industry, government and the general public. The organization works through the almost 1,500 members from 131 member colleges and universities in the U.S., Canada, Australia, Europe, and Asia to meet the ever-changing needs of the aviation industry and address the challenges of the 21st century.

The collective expertise of our membership plays a pivotal role in the advancement of degree-granting aviation programs that represent all segments of aviation, while providing support to more than 400 member STEM and aviation high schools across the country.

Upcoming Events

UAA 2024 Collegiate Aviation Education Conference

When: September 25, 2024

Where: 939 Ridge Lake Boulevard

UAA 2025 Collegiate Aviation Education Conference

When: October 1, 2025

Where: 3050 Bristol St

Recent News

2024 Awards of Excellence Nominations

May 1, 2024

UAA is accepting nominations for the Wheatley, Laursen, and Sorenson Professional Educator Awards, The Estridge Industry Representative Award, The Champion Of Aviation Award, and the Lauber Safety Award for 2024. Click the link above to nominate today.

Piedmont Airlines Doubles Scholarship Commitment

December 4, 2023

Piedmont Airlines has doubled their commitment to University Aviation Association, increasing the award amount of their scholarship award to $5,000 and adding a second $5,000 scholarship for non-flying majors.

Help University Aviation Association

October 30, 2023

UAA provides a voice for collegiate aviation and encourages students to discover all the possibilities an aviation profession has to offer, regardless of race, religion, creed or political convictions. A $50 donation will provide 10 Collegiate Aviation Scholarship Catalogs to high school students at STEM schools throughout the country. A $100 donat...

UAA Awards CAE Entry Level Jet Scholarships Worth $136,000

May 25, 2023

University Aviation Association and CAE announced four deserving aviation scholars as recipients of the 2023 UAA/CAE Entry Level Jet Scholarship.

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