Application Fee
$50
Graduate Application Fee
$75
Acceptance Rate
67%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
65%
Freshmen Enrollment
668
SAT Scores
1,160
ACT Scores
22

2020 Acceptance Rate

A total of 1,361 students have applied and 912 students have allowed to admit to University of Alaska Fairbanks (Acceptance rate: 67.01%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 73.25 % where 668 students have finally enrolled out of 912 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is lower (tighter to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alaska. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth and Washington State University, its acceptance rate is slightly lower than average (relatively difficult to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 73.80%).
The yield of the school is higher (more admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alaska. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 26.80%).

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 1,160 and the average ACT score is 22 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of University of Alaska Fairbanks is average than the schools (average score is 1,194). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
University of Alaska Fairbanks1,16022
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,16925
All U.S. Colleges112368
Public, 4-Years Colleges111267
4-Years Colleges112468
Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alaska115562

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At University of Alaska Fairbanks, 203 students submitted SAT scores (30% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,160 and it is average than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alaska. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing530640
Mathematics520630
Total1,0501,270
At University of Alaska Fairbanks, 199 students submitted ACT scores (30% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 22 and it is lower than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alaska. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Reading1826
English1624
Mathematics1726
Total5176

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to University of Alaska Fairbanks. The school requires 4 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).
Admission Requirements for Applying to University of Alaska Fairbanks
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended