Western Region Exchange Programs (WUE & WRGP)
The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) and the Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP) are reduced tuition programs for western-region out-of-state students.
WUE & WRGP
Undergraduate students who qualify for the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) program pay 150% of the in-state tuition rate.WUE Applicationoptional hidden text
All undergraduates from WUE states are eligible to pay 150% of in-state tuition.
Graduate students who qualify for the Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP) pay the in-state tuition rate on select participating programs.WRGP Applicationoptional hidden text
Participating Graduate Programs
- Clinical-Community Psychology (Ph.D. program only)
- Early Childhood Special Education - MED
- Global Supply Chain Management - MS
- Nursing Science - MS
- Project Management - MS
- Social Work - MSW
To qualify, students must:
- Be admitted to UAA
- Be a resident of a participating state, U.S. territory, or freely associated state.
- Submit the WUE or WRGP application with supporting documents.
Important note: Time attended as a WUE or WRGP student does not count toward the time required for establishing Alaska residency.
All UAA undergraduate programs participate in WUE.
In addition to states on the map, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, and other U.S. Pacific Territories & Freely Associated States participate in WUE and WRGP.
Apply for WUE/WRGP
WUE and WRGP applicants must first be admitted to a UAA Program, then submit the application below with supporting documents.Undergraduate WUE ApplicationUndergraduate WUE Appliation Graduate WRGP ApplicationGraduate WRGP application
- Voter Registration
- Vehicle Registration
- Proof of insurance
- Enlarged copy of your driver's license or State ID
- State (not federal) income tax return (yours or your parent's if you're a dependent on their return)
- Utility Bills
- Mortgage or Rental Agreement
UAA Office of Admissions
3211 Providence Drive, UC 106
Anchorage, AK 99508-4614
University Center - Map
3901 Old Seward Highway
Anchorage, Alaska 99503
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