Established in 1987, the University of Alaska, Southeast is a public university having three campuses at Juneau, Ketchikan, and Sitka. The University provides more than 75 programs mainly in areas of teacher education and educational leadership, biology, marine biology, environmental science, liberal arts, business, and public administration, health information management, mine training, and fisheries technology. UAS enrolls around 2,266 students in undergraduate and graduate courses.
|Type of University||Public|
|Year of Establishment||1987|
The main campus of the university is at Juneau situated alongside Auke bay and Auke lake accommodates Classrooms, Egan Library, Administrative buildings, Housing and dining for students, Natural Science research lab, Other laboratories, Lakeside convenience store, Recreation center, a bookstore, student clubs, and a mining simulator.
John Pugh Hall is a freshman housing set up in naturally beautiful surroundings the residential facility offers lounges, study nooks, community kitchen, laundry facilities, mailboxes, and interior access to garbage and recycling disposal along with basic amenities costing USD 9-10,000 per year.
The University of Alaska, South East offers over 75 programs mainly in areas of teacher education and educational leadership, biology and marine biology, environmental science, liberal arts, business, and public administration, health information management, mine training, nursing, fisheries technology, and construction courses
International students who want to seek admissions at University of Alaska, Southeast can follow the below-mentioned application process:
How to Apply: Students can apply via the online application portal.
Application Fee:The application fee USD 40 for an Associate degree, USD 50 for Undergraduate and USD 60 for graduate degree applications which is nonrefundable.
Basic Admission Requirements:
The estimated cost of attendance for international students to study at the university i mentioned-below:
|Cost Head||Expenses in USD (Approximate) Academic year|
|Room and Board (on Campus)||10,100|
|Books and Supplies||700|
|Personal Expenses and Transportation||2,500|
The University offers merit-based scholarships for international students to afford their study in the USA. The scholarships are based on the academic performance and standardized test scores to full-time applicants. A GPA of minimum 2.0 is required to be considered for the award.
The University’s alumni association effort to keep the old students connected with new and offers many services like Career services and networking opportunities,101 Continuing Education series, Fishing events, cultural evenings, and fundraising activities to support alumni events and scholarships to current students.
Members receive special invites and discounts for all the university events besides other benefits. Some notable alumni of the University are R.T.Wallen, Artist; Ernestine Hayes, Tlingit writer, Valarie Davidson, Politician, Mia Costello, Politician; Tiffany Zulkosky, Politician; Marko Depcevich, Former Mayor of Sitka; and Mary Settler, Politician.
The University has Career Services and subscribes to the portal Handshake that allows the students to upload their resume and look for the suitable available positions. The portal also helps in polishing and acquiring employment skills. The employers are also able to post their requirements on the portal.
The staff at the center helps in polishing and acquiring the employment skills of student; the center also organizes campus job fairs, provides job search and career tests resources and works with alumni to find suitable internships, jobs or career paths for the students.
82% of the students of the college are able to get a job within 2 years of graduation and after 6 years they earn around USD 36,000 per year against the national average of USD 33,028.
|Average Cost of Attendance||$35,856 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|University of Alaska - Southeast Enrollment||4375|
|Average Graduation Rate||18.4%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$35,856 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$36,072 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,400 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$9,200 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$2,448 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$10,872 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$3,716 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$3,715 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$3,716 / Year|
|Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary