University of Alaska Fairbanks: Ranking & Review

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Fairbanks
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United States
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World
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2198552
Top 4%

University of Alaska Fairbanks Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate77%78%76%
Applicants1,631717914
Admissions1,251559692
Enrolled undergraduates804374430
Enrolled total (including graduate students)7,6643,2154,449

4,475 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,538 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores214
Percent of students submitting SAT scores38%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
575
Math
575

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores424
Percent of students submitting ACT scores75%
ACT Composite
21
ACT English
19
ACT Math
21

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $75.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordNeither required nor recommended
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

University of Alaska Fairbanks Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$19,642$32,563
Off-campus$25,012$37,933
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,730 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Alaska Fairbanks provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,754 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$6,467$21,344
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,443$2,038
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$223$736
Tuition for Full-time graduates$9,320$19,580
Fees for full-time graduates$1,538$1,938
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$466$979

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services716742180
Health Professions and Related Programs166166
Engineering110234137
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service495510114
Education14245492
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities76177
Biological and Biomedical Sciences5481375
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians6565
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies262631065
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields6060
Natural Resources and Conservation2727458
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1825346
Physical Sciences18141244
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1518437
Personal and Culinary Services3636
Social Sciences1267236
Visual and Performing Arts27835
Psychology27330
English Language and Literature & Letters161127
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics221124
Construction Trades2323
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs14216
Mathematics and Statistics9514
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies36110
Precision Production99
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences77
History66
Legal Professions and Studies66
Transportation and Materials Moving44
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences
Science Technologies & Technicians
Grand Total641581228491,499

A total of 1,222 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Alaska Fairbanks.

At the master's and doctor's level 277 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate30%30%30%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%
  • Part-time retention rate - 64%

General info

Alternative namesUAF
Founded1917
MottoNaturally Inspiring
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,985
Instructional FTE449
Research FTE515
Public Service FTE138
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteuaf.edu
Address505 South Chandalar Drive
Fairbanks, Alaska, 99775-7500
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Small
City population33,000
Phone9074747211
Fax+1 (907) 474 6492

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