Application instructions

New students (undergraduate and graduate):

Students who have never attended the University of Alaska.

Notes about applying:

  • Current high school students will be able to upload their unofficial transcript at the time of application.
  • Transfer students, please send your official transcripts for all institutions attended to begin the evaluation of your transfer credit.
  • Graduate students will be able to upload documents that appear on their checklist. Official transcripts need to be sent directly to UAF.

Instructions:

  1. Review your admission requirements.
  2. Go to the UAF Application home page.
  3. Select New User and complete the section with an email unique to you.
  4. Select My Profile (at top of page) and complete this section.
  5. Select My Application (at top of page) and complete this section. A second major can be selected at the time of application.
  6. Complete the application to the point of agreement and pay the application fee (a credit card is required).
  7. Submit all of the required documentation to the Office of Admissions and the Registrar.
    • Current high school students will be able to upload their unofficial transcript at the time of application.
    • Graduate students will be able to upload documents that appear on their checklist.

Returning students:

Students who have attended the University of Alaska, but have not taken classes in the last two years. Or, current UAF students who are adding a degree program.
  1. Review your admission requirements.
  2. Go to the UAF Application home page.
  3. Select New User and complete the section with an email unique to you.
  4. Select My Profile (at top of page) and complete this section.
  5. Select My Application (at top of page) and complete this section. A second major can be selected at the time of application.
  6. Complete the application to the point of agreement and pay the application fee (a credit card is required).
  7. Submit all of the required documentation to the Office of Admissions and the Registrar.
    • Current high school students will be able to upload their unofficial transcript at the time of application.
    • Graduate students will be able to upload documents that appear on their checklist.

Notes about online applications

  • Submitting an online application is the quickest way to have your application processed.
     
  • Once you begin filling out an online application, you can save and complete it later.
     
  • Please do not submit more than one application unless you are requesting more than one degree.
     
  • Your social security number (U.S. students) and credit card number will be requested.

If you have any questions as you are going through the application process, please contact us.

Special instructions

New undergrad and grad students

Previous students

Come Home to Alaska program

High school students

International Students

Military and veteran students

Transfer students

UA Scholars

Visiting international exchange students

 

Western Undergraduate Exchange - WUE - students

 

Important dates: application deadlines*

Undergraduate students

  • November 1 - spring semester

  • May 1 - summer sessions

  • June 15 - fall semester

Graduate students**

  • October 15 - spring semester

  • May 1 - summer sessions

  • June 1 - fall semester

International students**

  • March 1 - fall semester

  • September 1 - spring semester

*Note: Applications received after the published deadlines may not be processed by the beginning of the semester. Please contact an admissions counselor for more information. 

**Note: Grad student application deadlines may vary by program. Be sure to refer to your department.

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