How To Apply to UAF

How To Apply to Apply to the University of Alaska Fairbanks as an International Student

There are two ways for an international student to apply to the University of Alaska Fairbanks. 

   1. As a full-time Degree-seeking student (application through the UAF Admissions Office)
   2. As a temporary Visiting Exchange Student (application through UAF International Programs & Initiatives)

The Deputy Foreign Minister of Greenland is a UAF alum. Inuuteq Holm Olsen '94 speaks here about coming to Alaska as one of the first Greenlanders to study at UAF, how he learned here and brought his knowledge home, and the challenge of meeting people in a new society and culture.  You can find more videos like this one at

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