There are plenty of opportunities for financial assistance for you education at the University of Alaska.  Below are listed some opportunities specific to Sociology majors, but there are many other opportunities provided inside and outside of the University.

If you need additional financial assistance, please contact the UAA Financial Aid Office.


There are always opportunities to win scholarships through the University of Alaska, Anchorage.  Please take the time to look through these options and fill them out!  Please note that some may ask for supplemental information.

You can always sort through the list of UAA College of Arts and Sciences scholarship opportunities to see if there are any other scholarships you may be eligible for.  

Here are some scholarship opportunities outside of the University of Alaska, Anchorage:

Tuition Waiver Opportunity

Applications for UAA Sociology Department Spring 2016 Tuition Waivers are due by 

9:00am on Friday, January 8, 2016.

The Department of Sociology invites you to apply for a CAS tuition waiver grant for Spring 2015.

In order to qualify for the tuition waiver, you must be:

  • A declared Sociology major
  • enrolled in at least three credits at UAA in Spring 2016
  • Have an overall GPA of at least 2.8
If you do not meet each of these criterion, you are not eligible to receive this grant.
Please fill out the digital application, linked below.  You will be asked for a copy of your transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable) and an essay of 1000 words or less describing you academic achievements, community and University activities, financial need, and any other concerns that you feel might justify a tuition waiver.

Digital Application