University of Alaska Anchorage

Acceptance Rate 64.99 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $21,635
Student Population 10,845
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,393
Graduation Rate 30 %

Academic Overview

University of Alaska Anchorage Campus, Anchorage, AK
University of Alaska Anchorage is a public, four-years institute located in Anchorage, Alaska. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $7,508 for Alaska residents and $21,635 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $10,405 for Alaska residents and $21,001 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 10,845 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 64.99% and the graduation rate is 30% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Alaska Anchorage varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $51,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, UAA's tuition & fees is $7,508 for Alaska residents and $21,635 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $10,405 for in-state students and $21,001 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Alaska ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at UAA. The acceptance rate of UAA is 64.99% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 40.99%. The average graduation rate is 30% and the transfer-out rate is 5%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,393 and 45% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 10,845 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Alaska Anchorage is 64.99 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Alaska Anchorage is 30 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Alaska Anchorage is 5 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Alaska Anchorage is 69 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Alaska Anchorage is 10,845
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Alaska Anchorage is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,393 at University of Alaska Anchorage.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address3211 Providence Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508
Online Applicationuaonline.alaska.edu/
Financial Aidwww.uaa.alaska.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.uaa.alaska.edu/financialaid/customcf/npcalc.htm
Disability Servicewww.uaa.alaska.edu/students/disability-support-services/

Offered Degrees

UAA offers 169 major programs through online and on-site education where 39 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)10
Doctorate (Practical)11
Less Than 1 Year Certificate3512
1-2 Years Certificate101
Post-Bachelor's Certificate145

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Alaska Anchorage offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:996)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,350)

Veterans Benefits

University of Alaska Anchorage has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges