Cost and Financial Support

Cost of Attendance

Tuition rates are set and modified by the University of Alaska Board of Regents. Campus and program fees are determined locally each year. Approximate costs for the Associates program are for the 2015-2016 academic year only. Please select the appropriate option to see the estimate.

  • I am a pre-license student.

    Total estimated cost for the complete program with living expenses: $52,031
    Total estimated cost for the complete program without living expenses: $21,947

    (Estimate includes tuition, fees, books, parking, supplies, immunizations, and equipment)

    For a detailed breakdown of expenses, see the UAA Tuition and Fees website. Fees specifice to the Program are discussed in the School of Nursing AAS Nursing Program Student Handbook.

  • I currently hold a LPN license.

    Total estimated cost for the complete program with living expenses: $38,647
    Total estimated cost for the complete program without living expenses: $16,084

    (Estimate includes tuition, fees, books, parking, supplies, immunizations, and equipment)

    For a detailed breakdown of expenses, see the UAA Tuition and Fees website. Fees specifice to the Program are discussed in the School of Nursing AAS Nursing Program Student Handbook.

Financial Support

The School of Nursing and the University of Alaska Anchorage offer a wide range of other scholarship and funding options to students. To learn more about financial aid and general scholarships available through the School and University, please visit the following links:

Please note, the main application deadline for all UAA Scholarships is February 15 prior to the academic year for which you are seeking funding. Additional information about funding can be found in the School of Nursing AAS Nursing Program Student Handbook and on the Funding page under "External Scholarships and Resources."

Funding for Alaska Natives

If you are an Alaska Native, be sure to check out information about financial aid offered through the Recruiting and Retention of Alaska Natives into Nursing (RRANN) Program.

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