General Information About University of Alaska Fairbanks
The University of Alaska Fairbanks, the nation's northernmost Land, Sea and Space Grant university and international research center, advances and disseminates knowledge through teaching, research and public service with an emphasis on Alaska, the circumpolar North and their diverse peoples. UAF--America's arctic university--promotes academic excellence, student success and lifelong learning.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- ROTC (Army)
- Teacher certification
- Distance learning opportunities
- Study abroad
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Bachelor's degree
- Postbaccalaureate certificate
- Master's degree
- Suburb: Small
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 2,087 Percent Admitted N/A Men Admitted 75% Women Admitted 74% Full Time Retention Rate 80%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 450 580 Math 440 580 Writing 430 540
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 17 24 English 16 23 Math 16 24
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 14,610 Native American 3,287 Asian 422 African American 332 Hispanic 422 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 3,787 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 658