List of 4-Year Public Universities & Colleges in Alaska

Public colleges and state universities in Alaska that receive funding public are considered state or public schools. These institutions may be operate as an independent entity, or as part of a larger statewide system that oversees operations. Most state funded institutions offer discounted tuition for state residents, and generally have higher enrollment than equivalent private institutions. Many state funded institutions also have active research projects and resources, particularly among larger institutions and statewide systems, where such programs may be divided up. State universities and public colleges generally have undergraduate and graduate programs, resulting in degrees from the bachelor level to the doctorate.

University of Alaska System of Higher Education

The 3 schools listed below are part of the University of Alaska System of Higher Education. By following the links below, you can view each school's profile in detail.

Visit the website for University of Alaska Anchorage at http://www.uaa.alaska.edu

Program Details

  • 10,000 to 19,999 Undergraduate Students Enrolled
  • Tuition & fees $6,000 per year for state residents ($17,000 Nonresidents)

Visit the website for University of Alaska Fairbanks at http://www.uaf.edu

Virtual Campus Tour of University of Alaska Fairbanks

Program Details

  • 5,000 to 9,999 Undergraduate Students Enrolled
  • Tuition & fees $6,000 per year for state residents ($17,000 Nonresidents)

Visit the website for University of Alaska Southeast at http://www.uas.alaska.edu

Virtual Campus Tour of University of Alaska Southeast

Program Details

  • 1,000 to 4,999 Undergraduate Students Enrolled
  • Tuition & fees $6,000 per year for state residents ($18,000 Nonresidents)

Notes: Tuition & fee amounts are for both Alaska in-state residents and out of state students, unless noted otherwise. The tuition information displayed is an estimate, which we calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only. Please contact the respective school for information about the current school year.

Source: IPEDS Survey 2008-2014: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.