University of Alaska AnchorageSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Anchorage, Alaska Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,103

Avg in-state tuition

$28,084

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Alaska Anchorage

The University of Alaska Anchorage is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Anchorage, Alaska. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 12,766, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 83%. The university offers 53 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 29%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,103, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $28,084.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

83% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 83%

Retention Rate 66%

Graduation Rate 29%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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60%

Female Student Population

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

13k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

52%

Two or more races

11%

Unknown

9%

Hispanic

8%

Asian

7%

American Indian/Alaska Native

5%

Black

3%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

Socio-Economic Diversity

36% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

36%

State Grant Aid

51%

Institution Grant Aid

37%

Pell Grant

36%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,800
State Grant Aid $4,364
Institution Grant Aid $3,357
Pell Grant Aid $4,042
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.