Admissions

The University Honors College is open to all baccalaureate-degree-seeking students.
All students who believe that they can succeed and benefit in an honors program are encouraged to apply.

Applications are accepted from both high school graduates and college freshmen and sophomores. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better and show strong evidence of ability to reach and maintain a 3.5 GPA. Students should be placed in English A111 or above before registering for Honors courses.

The University Honors College supports University of Alaska Scholars by offering automatic admission to UA Scholars upon application.

For more information about the University Honors College admission and registration please contact our office at uaa_honors@uaa.alaska.edu or call 786-1086.

Application Process for the University Honors College:

- Complete an application for admission to a bachelor's degree program at UAA (if you are not already admitted to the University of Alaska Anchorage).

- Complete an Application for Admission to the University Honors College. Choose the appropriate application below. 

General Honors Admissions Application

For all students applying from high school or transferring into the program with previous college-level work.

UA Scholars Admissions Application 

University of Alaska Scholars are automatically accepted into the Honors College upon application.  (More information about the UA Scholars Program.)