Alaska Resident Tuition

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Apply for Resident Tuition

Alaska Resident Tuition ApplicationAlaska Resident Tuition Application

Submit application or ask questions at the following:

Mail

UAA Office of Admissions
3211 Providence Drive, UC 106
Anchorage, AK 99508-4614

In Person

University Center - Map
3901 Old Seward Highway
Anchorage, Alaska 99503

Eligibility

Come Home to Alaska

Children or lineal descendants of a current Alaska resident as detailed under Come Home to Alaska are eligible for resident tuition so long as they can prove lineal descent through birth certificates or other vital records. Students must move to and reside in Alaska and remain continuously enrolled during their course of study.

Recently graduated from high school in Alaska

Students who graduated within the past 12 months from an Alaska high school are eligible for resident tuition rates.

In most cases, this information is reported to UAA and students will not be required to submit the residency application.

Eligible for the PFD

Students who received or have been qualified by the State of Alaska to receive an Alaska Permanent Fund dividend within the last 12 months are eligible for resident tuition rates.

In most cases, this information is reported to UAA and students will not be required to submit the residency application.

Lived in Alaska for two or more years

Most students who have lived in Alaska for two or more years are eligible for resident tuition rates.

Affiliated with the military

Students with the following military affiliations are eligible for resident tuition rates:

  • Active duty United States military and their spouse and dependent children
  • United States veterans eligible for a Veterans Administration education benefit, and their spouse and dependent children
  • Members of the National Guard and Reservists, their spouses and dependent children, regardless of whether they yet qualify as residents of the state under any other requirements

Parent or legal guardian is a University of Alaska alum

Dependent children of a person who graduated and holds an associate, bachelor’s, master’s or doctor’s degree from the University of Alaska are eligible for resident tuition.

Parent or legal guardian is currently an Alaska resident.

Dependent children of a current Alaska resident are eligible for resident tuition.