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University of Alaska at Fairbanks

School Profile

  • University of Alaska FairbanksPublic Four-year University in Fairbanks, AK
  • Acceptance Rate: 71%
  • Regionally Accredited: Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Students: 7,517
First-year Undergraduate Students: 934
Undergraduate Students Who are Seeking Degree: 4,883
Graduate Students: 1,062

Degree Programs Offered and Courses List

  • Associate of Airline - Commercial Pilot/Flight Crew
  • Associate of Human Services
  • Associate of Industrial Technology
  • Associate of Medical Assistance
  • Associate of Office Management
  • Associate of Paralegal/Legal Assistance
  • Associate of Public Health
  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor of Anthropology
  • Bachelor of Applied Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Art - General
  • Bachelor of Biological/Physical Sciences
  • Bachelor of Biology
  • Bachelor of Business/Managerial Economics
  • Bachelor of Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Communications/Rhetoric
  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Criminal Justice Studies
  • Bachelor of Drama/Theater Arts
  • Bachelor of Economics
  • Bachelor of Education - General
  • Bachelor of Electrical/Communications Engineering
  • Bachelor of English Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of Fishing/Fisheries
  • Bachelor of Foreign Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of Forestry - General
  • Bachelor of Geography
  • Bachelor of Geological Engineering
  • Bachelor of Geology
  • Bachelor of Geotechnical Engineering
  • Bachelor of History - General
  • Bachelor of Industrial Engineering
  • Bachelor of Japanese
  • Bachelor of Journalism
  • Bachelor of Linguistics
  • Bachelor of Mathematics - General
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Mining/Mineral Engineering
  • Bachelor of Music - General
  • Bachelor of Music - General Performance
  • Bachelor of Music Teacher Education
  • Bachelor of Native American Studies
  • Bachelor of Natural Resources & Conservation - General
  • Bachelor of Natural Resources Management/Policy
  • Bachelor of Petroleum
  • Bachelor of Philosophy
  • Bachelor of Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Physics
  • Bachelor of Political Science/Government
  • Bachelor of Psychology - General
  • Bachelor of Russian
  • Bachelor of Russian/Slavic Area Studies
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Bachelor of Sociology
  • Bachelor of Speech/Rhetorical Studies
  • Bachelor of Statistics
  • Bachelor of Theater Design/Stagecraft
  • Bachelor of Wildlife/Wilderness Management
  • Certificate of Automotive Technology
  • Certificate of Baking/Pastry Arts
  • Certificate of CAD/CADD Drafting/Design
  • Certificate of Medical Administrative Assistance
  • Certificate of Medical Laboratory Assistance

Online Degrees and Certificates

  • Online Undergraduate Courses
  • Undergraduate Distance Class
  • Online Associate's Degrees
  • Online Bachelor's Degrees
  • Online Graduate Courses
  • Graduate Distance Class
  • Online Master's Degrees
  • Online Doctoral Degrees


  • In-state tuition and fees: $5,123
  • Out-of-state tuition and fees: $15,023

International Students Admissions Requirements

  • SAT Reasoning Test/ACT: Required
  • TOEFL: required for international applicants
  • Minimum Paper-Based TOEFL score: 550
  • Minimum Computer-Based TOEFL score: 213
  • Minimum Internet-Based TOEFL score: 80


Member: NCAA
Team name: Nanooks


  • Ranked #222 Best Undergraduate Business Programs
  • Ranked #173 High School Counselor Rankings
  • Ranked #74 Environmental / Environmental Health
  • Ranked #130 Biological Sciences
  • Ranked #54 Earth Sciences
  • Ranked #164 Fine Arts
  • Ranked #133 Physics

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Admissions Address

PO Box 757480
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7480
(907) 474-7500
(800) 478-1823
Fax: (907) 474-5379
Contact: Lael Oldmixon
Admissions Director

Entering Class Stats

Fall 2010 Selectivity
Selectivity selective
Fall 2010 acceptance rate 77%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 77%

Fall 2010 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments
Applicants 2,012
Female applicants 1,087
Male applicants 925
Applicants accepted 1,547
Female applicants accepted 831
Male applicants accepted 716
Freshman enrollment 1,077
Female freshman enrollment 571
Male freshman enrollment 506
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2010 Wait List
School has a wait list No
Applicants placed on wait list N/A
Students accepting place on wait list N/A
Students accepted from wait list N/A

Fall 2010 High School Rank
Freshman students submitting high school class standing 58%

Fall 2010 High School GPA
Freshman students submitting high school GPA 77%
Average high school GPA 3.2
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range 2.8-3.7

Fall 2010 Freshman SAT Scores
Freshman students submitting SAT scores 59%
SAT Critical Reading average score 528
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 460-600
SAT Critical Reading score breakdown
SAT Math average score 520
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 460-580
SAT Writing average score 499
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 440-560
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2010 Freshman ACT Scores
Freshman students submitting ACT scores 57%
Average ACT Composite score 21
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 17-24
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 16-24
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 16-24

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