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University of Alaska Anchorage Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$18,260 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,608 tuition
$10,868 on campus room & board
$1,608 books and supplies
$1,176 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$30,466 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$16,344 tuition
$10,868 on campus room & board
$1,608 books and supplies
$1,646 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Colleges like University of Alaska Anchorage are working hard to make tuition affordable to deserving students.

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Average Aid

$3,998 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
81% of students receive aid
30% get federal aid ($4,225 avg)
50% get state aid ($3,655 avg)
30% get institn'l aid ($3,998 avg)
23% get loans ($5,170 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.99% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 5.78% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $6,086 70%
Federal Grant Aid $4,225 30%
Pell Grants $4,128 30%
Other Federal Grants $777 4%
Institution Grant Aid $3,998 30%
State Grant Aid $3,655 50%
Student Loans $5,170 23%
Federal Loans $4,797 22%
Other Loans $10,904 1%
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 1
Financial aid deadline: August 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does University of Alaska Anchorage offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 786-1800
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $212
Out of State $701


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 3
  • Sydney from Palmer, AK
  • I am a past student here

    Alaska is pretty expensive, and a lot of the books for sale at the school store you could probably get for cheaper on the internet or down in the lower 48... But when it comes down to it, UAA is a top notch school.

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  • 3
  • rose
  • I am a current student here

    If you can get grants, it is very affordable. Otherwise, go elsewhere.

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  • 4
  • Rachel from Eagle River, AK
  • I am a current student here

    UAA's tuition is very reasonably priced! Not only are you getting a college education but you also get to experience the Alaskan lifestyle and get to see the beauty of this great state right out your window.

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