Financial Aid at UAA

The average amount of financial aid is $5,546 where 44% of enrolled students have received grants or scholarship aid at University of Alaska Anchorage. The average amount of tuition & fees is $8,622 for Alaska residents and $25,228 for out-of-state students at University of Alaska Anchorage.

  • Average Financial Aid: $5,546
  • Undergraduate Tuition: $25,228 ($8,622 Alaska residents)

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All Undergraduate Student Financial Aid

For academic year 2019-2020, total 6,506 students (44% of all undergraduate students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $5,546. Grant/scholarship aid includes federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid. Next table shows the financial aid statistics for all undergraduate students by aid types at University of Alaska Anchorage.
Financial Aid Statistics at University of Alaska Anchorage
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid6,50644%$5,546
Pell Grants3,37223%$3,742
Federal Student Loans3,35522%$6,688

Beginning Student Financial Aid

For first time, full time beginning students (freshmen), total 1,102 students (82% of all freshmen) have received any type of financial aid and 1,082 students (81% of all freshmen) awarded any student loans. The headcount includes the number of full-time, first-time degree seeking beginning undergraduate students. The average amount of grant/scholarship aid is $6,473 and the average amount of student loan aid is $5,535. Next table shows the headcount and average received amount of financial aid by source of the aid at University of Alaska Anchorage.
Beginning Students Financial Aid Statistics at University of Alaska Anchorage
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,10282%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources98573%$6,473
Federal Grants44033%$4,372
Pell Grants44033%$4,326
Other Federal Grants232%$870
State/Local Grants69251%$4,023
Institutional Grants45734%$3,650
Student Loans35927%$5,535
Federal Student Loans35126%$4,890
Other Student Loans302%$9,018

Grants and Scholarship Aid By Income Level

Next table shows the number of students awarded and average grants/scholarship aid amount by income level for whom paying in-state tuition rate at University of Alaska Anchorage. The sources of grants and scholarship aid are the federal government, state/local government, or the institution (University of Alaska Anchorage.
Financial Aid Statistics By Income Level at University of Alaska Anchorage
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level588507$6,123
$0-$30,000234230$8,532
$30,001-$48,000102101$7,605
$48,001-$75,0009279$4,604
$75,001-$110,0007444$2,484
$110,001 or more8653$2,569

Highest Tuition in Alaska

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University of Alaska Anchorage (Alaska Anchorage) is a Public, 4 years school located in Anchorage, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,622 for Alaska residents and $25,228 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 14,644 and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%).
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University of Alaska Fairbanks (Alaska Fairbanks) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fairbanks, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $7,176 for Alaska residents and $21,312 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 7,404 and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1 (9.09%).
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University of Alaska Southeast (Alaska Southeast) is a Public, 4 years school located in Juneau, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $6,960 for Alaska residents and $21,096 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 2,266 and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%).
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Alaska Pacific University (Alaska Pacific) is a Private, 4 years school located in Anchorage, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $20,760. The school has a total enrollment of 502 and student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1 (14.29%).
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Alaska Career College (Alaska Career) is a Private, 2-4 years school located in Anchorage, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $15,895. The school has a total enrollment of 415 and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1 (6.67%).
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Lowest Tuition in Alaska

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Ilisagvik College (Ilisagvik) is a Public, 4 years school located in Barrow, AK. Ilisagvik College is a tribal college.The 2020 tuition & fees is $4,300 for Alaska residents and $4,780 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 335 and student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1 (12.50%).
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Alaska Bible College (Alaska Bible) is a Private, 4 years school located in Palmer, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $9,700. The school has a total enrollment of 45 and student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1 (16.67%).
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Alaska Pacific University (Alaska Pacific) is a Private, 4 years school located in Anchorage, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $20,760. The school has a total enrollment of 502 and student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1 (14.29%).
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University of Alaska Southeast (Alaska Southeast) is a Public, 4 years school located in Juneau, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $6,960 for Alaska residents and $21,096 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 2,266 and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%).
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University of Alaska Fairbanks (Alaska Fairbanks) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fairbanks, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $7,176 for Alaska residents and $21,312 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 7,404 and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1 (9.09%).
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Alaska Pacific University (Alaska Pacific) is a Private, 4 years school located in Anchorage, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $20,760. The school has a total enrollment of 502 and student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1 (14.29%).
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University of Alaska Southeast (Alaska Southeast) is a Public, 4 years school located in Juneau, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $6,960 for Alaska residents and $21,096 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 2,266 and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%).
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University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fairbanks, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $7,176 for Alaska residents and $21,312 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 7,404 and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1 (9.09%).
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All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020