School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of University of Alaska Fairbanks and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address1731 South Chandalar Drive, Fairbanks, AK 99775
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of University of Alaska Fairbanks is 64.69% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 74.75%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $75 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate64.69 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)74.75 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$75

Tuition & Fees

UAF's 2023 tuition & fees is $7,896 for Alaska residents and $22,032 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition decreased by -14.12% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($25,654).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $13,268 for Alaska residents and $25,873 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 2.48% compared to the last year's rate.
Alaska ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,896$22,032
Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,268$25,873
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 6,607 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 3,455 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UAF has 5,636 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 971 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students6,607
Undergraduate Students5,636
Graduate Students971
Online Enrollment3,455

Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services

UAF offers 200 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 61 out of the 200 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by UAF
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServicesLearning opportunities
Number of programs200 Programs
Number of online programs61 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsCertificates of at least 12 weeks but less than 1 year
1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification