University of Alaska Fairbanks

Acceptance Rate 64.69 %
SAT Average 1,235
2023 Tuition & Fees $22,032
Student Population 6,826
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,826

Academic Overview

University of Alaska Fairbanks Campus, Fairbanks, AK
University of Alaska Fairbanks is a public, four-years institute located in Fairbanks, Alaska. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $7,895 for Alaska residents and $22,032 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $13,268 for Alaska residents and $25,873 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 6,826 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 64.69% and the graduation rate is 38% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Alaska Fairbanks varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $45,100. 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, UAF's tuition & fees is $7,895 for Alaska residents and $22,032 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $13,268 for in-state students and $25,873 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 UAF. The acceptance rate of UAF is 64.69% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 74.75%. The average graduation rate is 38% and the transfer-out rate is 6%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,826 and 52% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 6,826 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 Fairbanks is 64.69 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Alaska Fairbanks is 38 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Alaska Fairbanks is 6 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Alaska Fairbanks is 68 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Alaska Fairbanks is 6,826
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Alaska Fairbanks is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,826 at University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1731 South Chandalar Drive, Fairbanks, AK 99775
Online Applicationuaf.edu/admissions/apply/#now
Financial Aidwww.uaf.edu/finaid/
Net Price Calculatoruaf.edu/finaid/costs/net-price-calculator.php
Veterans Tuitionwww.uaf.edu/veterans/
Disability Servicewww.uaf.edu/disability/

Offered Degrees

UAF offers 200 major programs through online and on-site education where 61 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
One but less than two years certificate279
Associate's Degree249
Bachelor's Degree4814
Post Bachelor's Degree178
Master's Degree4010
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship192

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Alaska Fairbanks 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. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,554)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,390)

Veterans Benefits

University of Alaska Fairbanks 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