Tuition & Fees

$7,074

$21,744

not including room and board

in-state out-of-state More Financial Details

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
19%
500-599
35%
400-499
29%
300-399
13%
200-299
1%
700-800
1%
600-699
18%
500-599
38%
400-499
30%
300-399
12%
200-299
1%
700-800
2%
600-699
9%
500-599
33%
400-499
40%
300-399
14%
200-299
2%
30-36
5%
24-29
21%
18-23
40%
12-17
27%
6-11
7%
30-36
3%
24-29
30%
18-23
36%
12-17
31%
30-36
3%
24-29
24%
18-23
48%
12-17
24%
6-11
1%
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undergraduateRatios

42%

58%

male

female

1
12

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,004
Declined + 622
Total Received 3,626
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Public

15,703

undergraduate students

725

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Elementary Education
  2. Management
  3. Nursing Science
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Codes

SAT 4896
ACT 0137

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School Facts

The University of Alaska at Anchorage, founded in 1962, is a public, comprehensive institution. Its 428-acre campus is located near downtown Anchorage.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 16,428
Established in 1954
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  ABA (American Bar Association)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ACEJMC (Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication)
•  ADA (American Dental Association)
•  CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NLN (National League for Nursing)
•  NWCCU (Northwest Comm. on Colleges and Universities)

Anchorage, AK

384-acre, urban campus in Anchorage (population: 300,950); extension sites in Chugiak-Eagle River and at local military bases. Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

University of Alaska Anchorage
3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
yes
Students may have cars on campus

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
12%
Top 1/4
32%
Top 1/2
61%
Bottom 1/2
39%
Bottom 1/4
16%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
19%
500-599
35%
400-499
29%
300-399
13%
200-299
1%
700-800
1%
600-699
18%
500-599
38%
400-499
30%
300-399
12%
200-299
1%
700-800
2%
600-699
9%
500-599
33%
400-499
40%
300-399
14%
200-299
2%
30-36
5%
24-29
21%
18-23
40%
12-17
27%
6-11
7%
30-36
3%
24-29
30%
18-23
36%
12-17
31%
30-36
3%
24-29
24%
18-23
48%
12-17
24%
6-11
1%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Common application accepted no
Application deadline June 15
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted

Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,004
Declined + 622
Total Received 3,626

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record

Considered

Class rank
Particular talent/ability
Standardized test scores

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Cathy Ewing
Interim Director of Admissions
P: 907 786-1480
F: 907 786-4888
admissions@alaska.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $5,760
Room & board $10,868
Additional fees $1,314
Books & supplies $1,591
Total $19,533
Average Financial Aid - $9,404
Total with Avg. Aid $10,129

Financial Aid

62%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$9,404

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $15,528,675
State $5,538,480
Institutional $3,618,145
Other external $3,415,561
Total $28,100,861

Non-need-based

Federal
State $3,153,258
Institutional $1,561,185
Other external $1,921,293
Total $6,635,736

Varsity Sports

M W
Alpine skiing
Nordic skiing
basketball
cross-country
gymnastics
ice hockey
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NCAA
Mascot
Seawolves
School colors
green and gold
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Adult Education
Air Traffic Control
Anthropology
Apprenticeship Technologies
Arctic Engineering
Art
Automotive Technology
Aviation Administration
Aviation Maintenance Technology
Aviation Technologies
Biological Sciences
Business Computer Information Systems
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Clinical Psychology
Cognitive Psychology
Computer Information/Office Systems
Computer Science
Construction Management
Counselor Education
Creative Writing/Literature Arts
Culinary Arts
Dental Assisting
Dental Hygiene
Early Childhood Development
Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Special Education
Economics
Education
Educational Leadership
Elementary Education
Engineering
Engineering Management
English
Environmental Quality Engineering
Environmental Quality Science
Finance
Fire/Emergency Service Technology
General Management
General Studies
Geological Science
Geomatics
Global Logistics Management
Health Sciences
Heavy Duty Transportation/Equipment
History
Hospitality/Restaurant Management
Human Services
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Studies
Journalism/Public Communications
Justice
Languages
Liberal Studies
Logistics Operations
Management
Management Information Systems
Marketing
Mathematics
Medical Assisting
Medical Laboratory Technology
Medical Technology
Music
Music Education
Music Performance
Natural Sciences
Nursing
Nursing Science
Paramedical Technology
Philosophy
Physical Education
Political Science
Professional Piloting
Project Management
Psychology
Public Administration
Public Health Practice
Radiological Technology
Science Management
Small Business Administration
Social Work
Sociology
Special Education
Teaching
Technology
Telecommunications/Electronics/Computer Technology
Theatre
Undeclared
Vocational Education
Welding/Nondestructive Testing Technology
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Undergraduate

96%

15,703
students

Female
58%
9,048

Male
42%
6,655

Graduate

4%

725
students

Female
66%
482

Male
34%
243

undergraduateFull-time

45%

7,079
students

Female
53%
3,723

Male
47%
3,356

undergraduatePart-time

55%

8,624
students

Female
62%
5,325

Male
38%
3,299

Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
3%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
42%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
9%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

76%

Transfer applicants accepted

61%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.50
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health service
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
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