University of Alaska Anchorage

university of alaska anchorageThe University of Alaska Anchorage is the largest school of the University of Alaska System, with about 16,500 students, about 14,000 of whom attend classes at Goose Lake, its main campus in Anchorage. The university’s history in Anchorage began in 1954, when the Anchorage Community College opened, using the West Anchorage High School building during evenings. Anchorage Senior College began teaching upper-division classes in 1969, and then it became the four-year University of Alaska Anchorage in 1976. UAA, the community college, and the rural extension units were merged in 1987 to form the present institution. Read more…

  • Address: Providence Dr 3211, Anchorage 
  • City: Anchorage 
  • State: Alaska 
  • Postal Code: 99508 
  • Degree: Certificate 
  • Avg. Tuition: $14,200 
  • Phone: (907)786-6932 
  • Website: www.uaa.alaska.edu