Welcome to the University Aviation Association

The University Aviation Association (UAA) is the voice of collegiate aviation to our members, the industry, government and the general public. Through the collective expertise of our members, UAA plays a pivotal role in the advancement of degree-granting aviation programs that represent all segments of aviation.

Today, UAA is comprised of 525 members from more than 115 colleges and universities in the U.S., Canada, Australia, Europe, and Asia. The organization and its members are poised to meet the ever-changing needs of the aviation industry and address the challenges of the 21st century.

Upcoming Events

National Aviation Day

When: August 19, 2017


National Aviation Day was established in 1939 by Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who issued a presidential proclamation which designated the anniversa...

70th Annual Collegiate Aviation Conference

When: September 13, 2017

Where: 3637 5th St


Join us in sunny Riverside, California, for the 70th Annual Collegiate Aviation Conference and Expo, September 13-15, 20...

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Recent News

UAA Relocates HQ to Memphis

April 28, 2017

The University Aviation Association is pleased to announce that it has relocated its headquarters office from Auburn, AL to Memphis, TN. The UAA Board of Trustees reached a deal with the Memphis Shelby County Airport Authority to increase the association’s office footprint. UAA staff moved into their new offices last week. The headquarters...

ANNOUNCEMENT: The CaRi is Now Open-Source

March 22, 2017

The Collegiate Aviation Review - International, Winter 2017 is now available free to members and nonmembers. The CaRi is the official peer-reviewed scholarly journal of the University Aviation Association.

UAA Issues Major Policy Statements

February 19, 2017

The Association has issued policy statements regarding the following important issues...

Statement from the University Aviation Association Regarding Recent Veterans Administration (VA) Actions to Rescind VA Certification of Flight Training Programs in the U.S.

November 4, 2016

"The inconsistent review of approvals and now possible loss of VA certification for IHL flight training programs has placed veterans enrolled in these programs in a position of losing funding for their Flight Degrees. This is occurring at a critical time in which airlines are experiencing a sever labor shortage. Furthermore, these institutions...

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