Back to Results

University of Alaska Fairbanks

Fairbanks, AK

Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!

Interested in University of Alaska Fairbanks? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Update my info
Your submission to University of Alaska Fairbanks has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to University of Alaska Fairbanks has been sent.


University of Alaska Fairbanks is a Upper-level with Graduate institution located in Fairbanks, AK, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address P.O. Box 757480
Fairbanks, AK  99775
United States
Contact Ms. Caitlin Lipka
Associate Director of Admissions
Phone: 907-474-6848

Update my info
Your submission to University of Alaska Fairbanks has been sent.

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
City/urban, Community, And Regional Planning Checkmark Checkmark
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
American Indian/native American Studies Checkmark Checkmark
Area Studies, Other Checkmark Checkmark
Russian Studies Checkmark Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biology/biological Sciences, General Checkmark Checkmark
Wildlife Biology Checkmark Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark Checkmark
Accounting Technology/technician And Bookkeeping Checkmark Checkmark
Business Administration And Management, General Checkmark Checkmark
Construction Management, General Checkmark Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Journalism Checkmark Checkmark
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer Science Checkmark Checkmark
Computer Support Specialist Checkmark Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Early Childhood Education And Teaching Checkmark Checkmark
Elementary Education And Teaching Checkmark Checkmark
Music Teacher Education Checkmark Checkmark
Secondary Education And Teaching Checkmark Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Civil Engineering, General Checkmark Checkmark
Computer Engineering, General Checkmark Checkmark
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark Checkmark
Geological/geophysical Engineering Checkmark Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering Checkmark Checkmark
Mining And Mineral Engineering Checkmark Checkmark
Petroleum Engineering Checkmark Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Drafting And Design Technology/technician, General Checkmark Checkmark
Industrial Production Technologies/technicians, Other Checkmark Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Language And Literature, General Checkmark Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Child Development Checkmark Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
American Indian/native American Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Checkmark Checkmark
Foreign Languages And Literatures, General Checkmark Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, Other Checkmark Checkmark
Japanese Language And Literature Checkmark Checkmark
Linguistics Checkmark Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Dental Assisting/assistant Checkmark Checkmark
Medical/clinical Assistant Checkmark Checkmark
Mental And Social Health Services And Allied Professions, Other Checkmark Checkmark
Public Health, General Checkmark Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
History, General Checkmark Checkmark
Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
Legal Assistant/paralegal Checkmark Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
General Studies Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Mathematics, General Checkmark Checkmark
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/technician Checkmark Checkmark
Computer Installation And Repair Technology/technician Checkmark Checkmark
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Biological And Physical Sciences Checkmark Checkmark
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other Checkmark Checkmark
Natural Sciences Checkmark Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental/natural Resources Management And Policy, General Checkmark
Fishing And Fisheries Sciences And Management Checkmark Checkmark
Natural Resources/conservation, General Checkmark Checkmark
Wildlife, Fish And Wildlands Science And Management Checkmark Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark Checkmark
Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
Culinary Arts/chef Training Checkmark Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
Philosophy Checkmark Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry, General Checkmark Checkmark
Geology/earth Science, General Checkmark
Physics, General Checkmark Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Psychology, General Checkmark Checkmark
Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
Community Organization And Advocacy Checkmark Checkmark
Social Work Checkmark Checkmark
Science Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Science Technologies/technicians, Other Checkmark Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Corrections And Criminal Justice, Other Checkmark Checkmark
Crisis/emergency/disaster Management Checkmark Checkmark
Fire Science/fire-fighting Checkmark Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology, General Checkmark Checkmark
Economics, General Checkmark Checkmark
Geography Checkmark Checkmark
Political Science And Government, General Checkmark Checkmark
Sociology, General Checkmark Checkmark
Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Airline/commercial/professional Pilot And Flight Crew Checkmark Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art/art Studies, General Checkmark Checkmark
Drama And Dramatics/theatre Arts, General Checkmark Checkmark
Film/cinema/media Studies Checkmark Checkmark
Music Performance, General Checkmark Checkmark
Music, General Checkmark Checkmark
Technical Theatre/theatre Design And Technology Checkmark Checkmark


Acceptance Rate

Female icon

Female Admissions

Females Applied
Females Accepted
Acceptance Rate
Male icon

Male Admissions

Males Applied
Males Accepted
Acceptance Rate


Application Fee
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Recommended Other requirements may exist (see below)
Other requirements: Standardized test scores (for placement)

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen June 15th Not reported
Out of state Fall freshmen June 15th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Tuition & Fees

Money icon


Fees icon


Full-time student fees
Room & board
Room only
Calculator icon

Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens

Financial Aid

Avg. Financial Aid Package
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
Avg. Loan Aid
Avg. Grant Aid
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
96% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

Total Undergrad students
International Students
Out-of-state students


Hispanic/Latino 9.09%
Black or African American 3.16%
White or Caucasian 50.58%
American Indian or Alaska Native 12.32%
Asian 2.12%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.85%
Two or more races 9.84%
Other 10.9%


Male (38.09%)
Female (82.16%)

Campus Life


College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 21%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Starvation Gulch, SpringFest and Winter Carnival

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Chi Alpha, Yoga Club, Aurora Aerial Arts, Festival of Native Arts and Gender and Sexuality Alliance

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
ID check at door of residence halls, crime prevention and safety workshops


Male icon

Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark Division 1 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark Division 1 No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Riflery No Division 1 Checkmark
Skiing (cross-country) No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 1 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark Division 1 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 No
Female icon

Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton No Division 1 No
Basketball No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing No Division 1 No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Division 1 No
Riflery No Division 1 Checkmark
Skiing (cross-country) No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer No Division 1 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee No Division 1 No
Volleyball No Division 1 Checkmark


Total Faculty
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 428
Part-time - 482
Male - 607
Female - 302
Update my info
Your submission to University of Alaska Fairbanks has been sent.
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Update my info
Your submission to University of Alaska Fairbanks has been sent.