Tuition & PaymentsPLAN A: OPEN
You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.
PLAN B: UNEVEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees: $4,510
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $4,300
More InfoReceive From Canada
Campus Location - The state capital, Juneau, is located in the panhandle of Alaska in a temperate rainforest environment. The town is surrounded by water, ice, & mountains, limiting transportation to and from the city. Juneau is 900 miles north of Seattle and 600 miles south of Anchorage.
Helpful Information - If you are looking for a unique exchange experience and a once-in-a-lifetime adventure, the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) is the place for you! We offer small classroom sizes, personal attention, field experience, a to-die-for environment, lots of opportunity,and a chance to spread your wings!
Area Studies: Alaska Native Studies
Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science
English: Creative Writing, English, Literature
Environmental Studies: Environmental Sciences, Environmental Studies
General Studies: Humanities, Individualized Degree Program, Interdisciplinary Studies, Liberal Studies, Social Sciences
Geography and Urban Studies: Geography
Marine Sciences: Marine Biology
Political Science: Government
Recreation: Outdoor Education, Recreation Leadership
Sociology/Social Work: Social Science
Political Science internship is only available during the spring semester with an application process in the fall. The unique & notable Outdoor Skills and Leadership Certificate, known as the ODS program, has a specific admissions application due July 1. The ODS program requires a full-year exchange commitment and a month after spring semester to complete the capstone trip. Visit www.uas.alaska.edu/ods for more details. Accounting courses are often delivered online rather than face-to-face.
Notable Academic Programs
Marine BiologyEnvironmental SciencesOutdoor EducationGeographyBiology/Life Science
Unique Academic Programs
Outdoor Education - The certificate in Outdoor Skills and Leadership is an intensive nine-month humanities program. Students working to become outdoor professionals, wanting to achieve more general goals related to personal development and leadership, or wanting to better understand the natural world will benefit from the program.The program incorporates outdoor risk management, leadership skills, specific outdoor activity skills, and academic work.Political Science - The Alaska Legislative Internship Program, now in its 30th year, enables qualified students to obtain course credits during the spring semester while working. Interns work full time in the Alaska State Legislature in Juneau, placed in the office of one State Senator or Representative. In addition, students participate in a demanding academic program that combines classroom time and rigorous, guided research. The program is worth a total of twelve credits, and provides students with a small stipend. It is suggested students exchange for a full year with fall semester preparing academically and socially on campus before taking on the internship.Alaska Native Studies - Alaska Native Languages and Studies at UAS examines three primary components of modern and historical Alaska Native life: Language, Art, and Society.Marine Biology - The location of the university provides students with a "natural laboratory" that includes extensive marine habitat, rainforest, wetlands, and ice fields all within walking distance of the classrooms.Undergraduate research options are available and course field trips are the norm.Literature - The Literature and Environment emphasis capitalizes on the unique setting of Southeast Alaska with outdoor excursions and projects. The Creative Writing emphasis features memoir writing, nature writing, fiction, poetry, and essay forms. The Literature emphasis explores cultures, literary form, and a variety of theories and perspectives.
|NSE Program Fee:||$50||Mandatory|
|Technology Fee:||$9||Credit Hour||Plan A & B||Mandatory|
|Orientation Fee:||$100||Semester||Plan A & B||Mandatory|
Important Notes: The consolidated fee includes the campus newspaper, student government, recreation facility, health center,& distance courses. Some PE or Outdoor Studies courses, labs & studio art classes have additional course fees.
Meal Plans Per Semester