University of Alaska Southeast

Public, Four-years School Located in Juneau, AK

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How much is the Alaska Southeast tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Alaska Southeast's tuition & fees is $6,960 for Alaska residents and $21,096 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $20,638 for Alaska residents and $34,774 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

Alaska Southeast Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Alaska Residents Tuition & Fees$6,960
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$21,096
Books & Supplies Costs$1,400
On-campus Room & Board$9,830
On-campus Expenses$2,448
Off-campus Room & Board$10,872
Off-campus Expenses$3,716
2023-2024 Estimates
Alaska Residents Tuition & Fees$5,572
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$17,837

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Alaska Southeast for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $55,985 at Alaska Southeast. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $105,399. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $88,008.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$17,773$30,081$24,560
Sophomore (2024-25)$14,973$27,311$22,660
Junior (2025-26)$12,614$24,982$21,064
Senior (2026-27)$10,627$23,025$19,724
4 Years Total$55,985$105,399$88,008
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$14,973$27,311$22,660
Sophomore (2025-26)$12,614$24,982$21,064
Junior (2026-27)$10,627$23,025$19,724
Senior (2027-28)$8,952$21,382$18,601
4 Years Total$47,165$96,700$82,049
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$12,614$24,982$21,064
Sophomore (2026-27)$10,627$23,025$19,724
Junior (2027-28)$8,952$21,382$18,601
Senior (2028-29)$7,542$20,002$17,659
4 Years Total$39,735$89,391$77,048
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$10,627$23,025$19,724
Sophomore (2027-28)$8,952$21,382$18,601
Junior (2028-29)$7,542$20,002$17,659
Senior (2029-30)$6,354$18,844$16,870
4 Years Total$33,475$83,252$72,854
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$8,952$21,382$18,601
Sophomore (2028-29)$7,542$20,002$17,659
Junior (2029-30)$6,354$18,844$16,870
Senior (2030-31)$5,353$17,874$16,211
4 Years Total$28,201$78,101$69,341

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Alaska Southeast' tuition is higher than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Alaska, its tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $15,107.
University of Alaska Southeast$6,960$21,096
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Alaska Four-years Colleges$14,754
Public Schools$6,632$15,107
Private Schools$14,312

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Alaska Southeast and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
University of Alaska SoutheastJuneau, AK$6,960$21,096
University of Wisconsin-Eau ClaireEau Claire, WI$9,277$18,516
Truman State UniversityKirksville, MO$9,470$17,870
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis ObispoSan Luis Obispo, CA$11,075$30,995
California State University-San BernardinoSan Bernardino, CA$7,675$19,555
The University of Texas at TylerTyler, TX$9,920$25,198
University of Wisconsin-StoutMenomonie, WI$10,142$18,706
University of North FloridaJacksonville, FL$6,389$20,793
Saginaw Valley State UniversityUniversity Center, MI$12,240$28,752
Murray State UniversityMurray, KY$9,708$19,452
Texas A&M University-TexarkanaTexarkana, TX$7,930$20,947

Financial Aid and COA

At University of Alaska Southeast, 767 students (44%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $6,553.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Alaska Southeast is $28,221 for students living on-campus and $30,531 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 101 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $8,177 and the average amount of student loans is $5,988.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Alaska ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$20,638$34,774
COA (off-campus)$22,948$37,084
Tuition & Fees$6,960$21,096
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$13,678$13,678
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$15,988$15,988
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$14,085$28,221
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$16,395$30,531
Average Financial Aid$6,553$6,553
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship76744%$6,553
Pell Grants27616%$3,901
Federal Student Loan25214%$6,583
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid10191%-
Grants or Scholarships9989%$8,177
Federal Grants5348%$5,649
Pell Grants3431%$4,500
Other Federal Grants5247%$2,816
State/Local Grants6256%$4,724
Institutional Grants7063%$3,104
Student Loan Aid3128%$5,988
Federal Student Loans3027%$4,888
Other Student Loans44%$9,751
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level4443$10,415
110,001 or more55$6,104

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

Alaska Southeast's acceptance rate is 56.25%. A total of 464 applicants applied to and 261 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 149 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 57.09%.
To apply to Alaska Southeast, 3 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 3 items are recommended to submit - Completion of college-preparatory program, Formal demonstration of competencies and Admission test scores.
Acceptance Rate56.25%59.15%54.67%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)57.09%63.92%53.05%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither Required Nor Recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither Required Nor Recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRecommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

Student Population

University of Alaska Southeast has a total of 1,923 students including 1,724 undergraduate and 199 graduate students. By gender, there are 670 male students and 1,327 female students attending Alaska Southeast. The school offers online degree programs and 984 students enrolled online exclusively (51.17% of all students).
Total1,997 6701,327
Undergraduate1,757 6181,139
Graduate240 52188

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address11066 Auke Lake Way, Juneau, AK
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered64 Programs
Online Program Offered29 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered7 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate62.66%
Student Population1,923
Graduation Rate24%
Transfer-out Rate22%
Retention Rate65% (Full-time), 25% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate9 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties87 (Full-time), 71 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs249 (Full-time), 94 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$76,047
Average Staff Salary$64,387