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University of Alaska Southeast is a public institution located in Juneau, Alaska. Juneau is a good match for students who enjoy small-town life.

34 Undergraduate Degrees
$31,042 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
71% Acceptance Rate

Where Is University of Alaska Southeast?

Location of University of Alaska Southeast

Contact details for UAS are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 11066 Auke Lake Way, Juneau, AK 99801-8697
Phone: 877-465-4827

How Do I Get Into UAS?

You can apply to UAS online at:

Admission Requirements for UAS

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank neither required nor recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores recommended
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into UAS?

71% Acceptance Rate
57% Of Accepted Are Women
The acceptance rate at University of Alaska Southeast is 71%. This means that is not quite as selective as some schools, but you'll still need to submit a good application if you want to be considered by the admissions department.

Approximately 43% of accepted students are men and 57% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 75%, and the acceptance rate for women is 68%.

Can I Afford University of Alaska Southeast?

$31,042 Net Price
29% Take Out Loans
9.8% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of UAS is $31,042. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At UAS, approximately 29% of students took out student loans averaging $5,494 a year. That adds up to $21,976 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at UAS is 9.8%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

University of Alaska Southeast Undergraduate Student Diversity

588 Full-Time Undergraduates
61% Women
34% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 1,886 undergraduate students at UAS, with 588 being full-time and 1,298 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  UAS

There are also 264 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 588 full-time undergraduates at UAS, 39% are male and 61% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  UAS

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Alaska Southeast students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of UAS Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 17
Black or African American 5
Hispanic or Latino 47
White 344
International Students 4
Other Races/Ethnicities 171

Geographic Diversity

Alaska students aren't the only ones who study at University of Alaska Southeast. At this time, 10 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Online Learning at University of Alaska Southeast

1,146 Took All Classes Online
1,533 Took At Least One Class Online
-5.2% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 7 bachelor’s degree and 6 master’s degree programs available online at UAS. In 2017-2018, 1,533 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at UAS has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of UAS

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Alaska Southeast was -5.2%. This is the #85 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at UAS regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

University of Alaska Southeast Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate TOTAL
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide 34 34
TOTAL 34 34


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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