Financial Aid at UAF

The average amount of financial aid is $6,529 where 45% of enrolled students have received grants or scholarship aid at University of Alaska Fairbanks. The average amount of tuition & fees is $7,176 for Alaska residents and $21,312 for out-of-state students at University of Alaska Fairbanks.

  • Average Financial Aid: $6,529
  • Undergraduate Tuition: $21,312 ($7,176 Alaska residents)

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All Undergraduate Student Financial Aid

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,958 students (45% of all undergraduate students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $6,529. 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 Fairbanks.
Financial Aid Statistics at University of Alaska Fairbanks
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid2,95845%$6,529
Pell Grants1,46222%$3,672
Federal Student Loans1,51223%$6,918

Beginning Student Financial Aid

For first time, full time beginning students (freshmen), total 537 students (84% of all freshmen) have received any type of financial aid and 531 students (83% 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 $7,391 and the average amount of student loan aid is $6,851. Next table shows the headcount and average received amount of financial aid by source of the aid at University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Beginning Students Financial Aid Statistics at University of Alaska Fairbanks
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid53784%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources48676%$7,391
Federal Grants19931%$4,328
Pell Grants19931%$4,207
Other Federal Grants477%$511
State/Local Grants35556%$4,566
Institutional Grants24939%$4,459
Student Loans20031%$6,851
Federal Student Loans19030%$4,850
Other Student Loans325%$14,018

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 Fairbanks. The sources of grants and scholarship aid are the federal government, state/local government, or the institution (University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Financial Aid Statistics By Income Level at University of Alaska Fairbanks
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level254225$7,213
$0-$30,00010099$9,144
$30,001-$48,0003129$9,292
$48,001-$75,0005244$6,562
$75,001-$110,0003223$5,191
$110,001 or more3930$3,132

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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Rivalry Schools to UAF

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Alaska Christian College (Alaska Christian) is a Private, 2-4 years school located in Soldotna, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,414. The school has a total enrollment of 81 and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%).
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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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University of Alaska System of Higher Education (UA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fairbanks, AK.
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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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Alaska Vocational Technical Center (AVTEC) is a Public, Less than 2 years school located in Seward, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $3,490 for Alaska residents and $4,413 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 855 and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1 (6.67%).
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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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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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University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) 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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All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020