Office of Financial Aid

Office of Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid strives to make a significant and positive difference in the lives of students through quality customer service that meets their educational needs, and the efficient processing and delivery of financial aid.

Fill out your 2017-2018 FAFSA Now!

Important Announcements:

Visit our "Summer Workshops Calendar" link for details.

By attending a $avvy $eawolf session, you may even be able to win a UAA Administration Scholarship for summer or fall semester.

Private Scholarships

Expecting a private scholarship check? Private scholarship checks are processed by the UAA Accounting Services Office. For fastest processing, please ask your scholarship provider to send checks to the Accounting Services Mailing Address

Summer 2017 ADD/DROP Deadline Reminder

Don't FORGET! May 30th at 5 pm is the deadline to drop all "10 week" and "First 5 week" session summer classes and receive 100% refund. If you have received federal financial aid prior to this date, 100% of these funds will be returned to the federal programs. Any classes added after May 30th will not increase grant eligibility. Additional answers to your summer aid questions can be found on the following site: "Summer Aid FAQ"

Graduating in August?

If you graduate, withdraw or drop below half-time registration status, and you have borrowed a Federal Direct student loan, you are REQUIRED to complete Exit Loan Counseling requirement. There are several options to take care of this step, for additional information, view our Exit Loan Counseling resource page.

Don't be LATE for Fall 2017!

New Students: Fill out the 2017/2018 FAFSA NOW! To check the status of a submitted FAFSA or to apply for additional resources, follow our UAA Financial Aid Checklist below. To review your eligibility and award amounts for State of Alaska programs, such as the Alaska Performance Scholarship and the Alaska Education Grant, please login to the myAlaska – ACPE Student Aid Portal  as these awards will not be reflected on your UAA award letter, until we receive notice from the State.

View "Financial Aid Checklist"

UAA Summer Classes Begin May 22nd

 FULL 10 WEEK Session

    First     5 WEEK Session

 Second    5 WEEK Session

May 22 - Aug 5 May 22 - Jun 26 Jun 29 - Aug 5
*See "Summer 2017 ADD/DROP Deadline Reminder" under "Important Announcements"

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Are you ready? 

  • Continuing Students: Attending Summer semester and need to request your remaining financial aid? Summer Revision Request Form
  • New Summer Students: Fill out the 2016/2017 FAFSA! While you're at it, go ahead and fill out the 2017/2018 at the same time, before you leave the website.

Lost eligibility for financial aid?

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Financial Planning Resources

Making the decision to pursue a degree is a big step, and there are many factors to consider when choosing where to enroll. The following resources are available to assist with comparing cost, financial assistance, and outcomes.

The College Scorecard

  • Created and hosted by the U.S. Department of Education
  • Compare information on cost, retention rates, and other critical data

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Cost of Attendance

  • Provided according to degree level (undergraduate/graduate)
  • Based on average cost for tuition and fees, books and supplies, housing and food, transportation, and personal expenses
  • Data is an estimate only, as each student's expenses will depend on many variables, including living arrangements
  • Students whose actual expenses exceed their estimates can submit a Cost of Attendance/Budget Adjustment form

UAA Net Price Calculator

  • Estimates your cost and financial aid, according to the info you provide
  • Currently only available for undergraduate programs

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Federal Shopping Sheet

  • Available to student who complete the FAFSA and have applied to UAA
  • Provides clear, concise information on cost, financial aid, retention and graduation, and average debt information per career
  • Designed by the U.S. Department of Education
  • Easily compare cost and aid offers for schools you are considering
  • Access your UAA Shopping Sheet by logging into UAOnline > Financial Aid > UAA > Federal Shopping Sheet
Click here to contact the UAA Office of Financial Aid
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