School Overview

University of Alaska Anchorage is a Public, 4 years college located in Anchorage, Alaska. UAA ranked 3rd in Alaska Colleges and 13rd in Federal Region X.
It has a total enrollment of 11,953 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. UAA's acceptance rate is 69.00% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Alaska Anchorage is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
Contact Information
Address3211 Providence Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Alaska Anchorage is 69.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 42.00%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $75 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate69.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)42.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$75

Tuition & Fees

UAA's 2022 tuition & fees is $8,622 for Alaska residents and $25,228 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $12,148 for Alaska residents and $24,496 for out-of-students.
Alaska ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,622$25,228
Graduate Tuition & Fees$12,148$24,496
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 11,953 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 9,007 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UAA has 11,323 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 630 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students11,953
Undergraduate Students11,323
Graduate Students630
Online Enrollment9,007

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs229 Programs
Number of online programs31 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification