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

Fairbanks, AK

$7,080

Avg in-state tuition

$21,216

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Alaska Fairbanks

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

The University of Alaska Fairbanks is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in Fairbanks, Alaska. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,179, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 76%. The university offers 54 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 35%, and a student-faculty ratio of 10:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,080, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $21,216.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

76% 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.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1030-1280

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-25

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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7k

Students Enrolled

68%

Online Student Enrollment

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can 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.

Demographics

White

51%

Unknown

12%

American Indian/Alaska Native

12%

Two or more races

9%

Hispanic

7%

Black

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Asian

2%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

Female student population

60%

Socio-economic diversity

31% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

31%

State Grant Aid

60%

Institution Grant Aid

42%

Pell Grant

31%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,794
State Grant Aid $5,131
Institution Grant Aid $4,876
Pell Grant Aid $3,884

Financial Outlook

$37k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$20k

Average student debt after graduation

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.