University of Alaska Fairbanks Ranking, Address, Tuition, Admission Requirements & SAT Scores

The current University of Alaska Fairbanks ranking is as a Tier 2 college by the US News, between 432 to 507 in the world by the University Review. It is ranked as the 487th best college in USA by Forbes. US institutions sharing similar world rankings to the University of Alaska include Syracuse UniversityUniversity of Idaho, Brigham Young University, and the University of Rhode Island.

Requirements for Admission and Tuition Fees (Quick Facts)

The University of Alaska tuition fees are $6,550 for instate students and $19,240 for out of state students. It is a moderately selective college taking in 75.5% of applicants. Financial aid offered totals over $17.5 million per year, at an average of $10,060 per student.

University of Alaska SAT Scores and ACT Scores

The requirements met by the majority of students for SAT are Reading 400 – 699 (89% of students), Math 400 – 699 (86%), and Writing 400 – 599 (74%).
Requirements for ACT are Composite 12 – 29 (94%), English 12 – 29 (92%), and Math 12 – 29 (86%).

University of Alaska Fairbanks Information

The university of Alaska at fairbanks can trace its roots back to 1907 when it was established as an agricultural station; it became a university in 1917 following a decision by the united states congress to create a university in Alaska.

Today it receives grants from the government for research into sea, land, sun, and space topics. The university caters for a little over 10,200 students and is looked after by chancellor Brian Rogers.

The Fairbanks branch of the university of Alaska system offers 160 degrees from it’s nine major colleges: these cater for the following broad topic areas: Natural Science and Mathematics; Liberal Arts; Education; Management; Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences; Engineering and Mines; Fisheries and Ocean Sciences; and Rural and Community Development. The university of Alaska at Fairbanks also has a graduate School.

University of Alaska Ranking
University of Alaska photograph by James brooks.

Despite being in an hard to get to location the university of Alaska still has many notable alumni and faculty associated with it; these include the geophysicists Sydney Chapman, Neil Davis and Syun-Ichi Akasofu; and Margaret Murie.

University of Alaska Fairbanks Address

3295 College Rd
Alaska 99709
United States of America

University of Alaska Fairbanks Ranking and Quick Facts

Motto: Ad Summum (English: to the top).

University of Alaska Ranking
University world Ranking – Jiaotong 500 (China)
203 to 304
America Rank (Jiaotong)
99 to 138
UAF Facts
Students (Undergraduates / PG/ Total)
Faculty / Staff
Endowment (2006) – USA Rank $62,000,000 >200th
Endowment per student
UArctic, GNAC

Other US colleges by State


University of Alaska; List of Alaska Colleges

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