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Options and Costs

All traditionally aged first year students (students under the age of 21 with fewer than 24 total credits) are placed in first year housing in John Pugh Hall. If you do not meet these criteria, please view the "Upperclass Students" tab.
  • Four Bedroom Apartment Layout

    John Pugh Hall

    This facility is located directly on-campus, with amazing views of Auke Lake, Mendenhall Glacier, and the numerous mountains, trees, and wildlife that surround the Juneau campus. With 120 bed spaces spread out across four floors of two-bedroom, suite-style units, this building will be a hub of activities, social connections, and access to educational services on-campus. View a few photos of the new facility in our campus photo gallery.

    In addition to resident units, this 34,000 square foot facility offers lounge spaces, study nooks, a seminar classroom, community kitchen, laundry facilities, student mailboxes, and interior access to garbage and recycling disposal. A front desk location will not only allow for monitoring of student and guest access to this swipe-card access secured building, but also be a source of information and referral for residents.

Rates

Academic Year 2020-2021SemesterMeal PlanTotal/SemesterTotal/
Academic
JPH Freshman Residence Hall (shared room)$2,800$1,650$4,450$8,900
JPH Freshman Residence Hall (private room)$3,700$1,650$5,350$10,700

All housing residents are required to purchase a meal plan. To learn more about our food options on campus, please visit the Campus Dining page.

  • Four Bedroom Apartment Layout

    Four Bedroom Apartments

    These are apartments with four private bedrooms. Resident occupies one private bedroom within the overall unit. A total of four residents reside in each apartment, sharing a bathroom and common areas that include: a full kitchen with oven/stove range, full-size refrigerator, microwave, and abundant cabinetry storage space; furnished living with couch, loveseat, chair, and coffee/end tables; furnished dining room with kitchen table and chairs; and a large storage room.

  • Two Bedroom Apartment Layout

    Two Bedroom Apartments

    Residents share a two-person bedroom within a two-bedroom apartment. Optional private bedroom requests can be made at an additional rate to the requesting resident of $900 per semester. A total of four residents may reside in a two-bedroom apartment unit (dependent upon number of private room requests).

    Residents share a bathroom and common areas that include: a full kitchen with oven/stove range, full-size refrigerator, microwave, and abundant cabinetry storage space; furnished living with couch, loveseat, chair, and coffee/end tables; furnished dining room with kitchen table and chairs; and a large storage room. Washer and dryer utility hook-ups are present in the storage room of our two-bedroom apartment units – residents must supply and are responsible for their own appliances.

  • Banfield Hall Suite Layout

    Banfield Hall

    Located in the Student Housing Complex near our Housing Lodge and apartment units, Banfield Hall offers residents private rooms at a rate similar to our other comparable shared bedroom unit types. We also have exciting renovations taking place within our Banfield Hall facility. Some of these renovations include a new, larger community kitchen facility, newly created dining and study areas, and new lounge furniture.

  • Four Bedroom Apartment Layout

    John Pugh Hall

    This facility is located directly on-campus, with amazing views of Auke Lake, Mendenhall Glacier, and the numerous mountains, trees, and wildlife that surround the Juneau campus. With 120 bed spaces spread out across four floors of two-bedroom, suite-style units, this building will be a hub of activities, social connections, and access to educational services on-campus. View a few photos of the new facility in our campus photo gallery.

    In addition to resident units, this 34,000 square foot facility offers lounge spaces, study nooks, a seminar classroom, community kitchen, laundry facilities, student mailboxes, and interior access to garbage and recycling disposal. A front desk location will not only allow for monitoring of student and guest access to this swipe-card access secured building, but also be a source of information and referral for residents.

    Please note that first-year students receive priority placement in this building and upperclass students are placed as space is available.

Rates

Academic Year 2020-2021Semester
Meal Plan
Total Semester
Total Academic
Two Bedroom Apartment Shared$2,800$600$3,400$6,800
Two Bedroom Apartment Private$3,700$600$4,300$8,600
Four Bedroom Apartment Private$2,800$600$3,400$6,800
John Pugh Hall (shared room)$2,800$600$3,400$6,800
John Pugh Hall (private room)$3,700$600$4,300$8,600
Banfield Residence Hall (shared room)$2,300$600$2,900$5,800
Banfield Residence Hall (private room)$2,800$600$3,400$6,800

All housing residents are required to purchase a meal plan. To learn more about our food options on campus, please visit the Campus Dining page.

  • Two Bedroom Apartment Layout

    Family Housing Units

    All apartments are equipped with a full kitchen consisting of a microwave, stove, refrigerator, and plenty of cabinet space for storage. The living room in each apartment is fully furnished with couches, dining room table, and chairs. Each bedroom is furnished with a two twin extra-long beds,  two dressers, and two desks. Each apartment has a storage room in the entry way and two-bedroom apartments have hook-ups for a washer and dryer if a resident chooses to provide those appliances on their own. The townhouse-style apartments also have storage underneath the stairs.

Rates

Academic Year 2020-2021SemesterTotal/SemesterTotal/
Academic
Family Apartment - Two Bedroom Apartments$7,000$7,000$14,000

Family Housing contracts do not include a meal plan. In order to place funds on your student ID, you will need to add them via whalebucks.

All Housing Residents, excluding those residing in Family Housing, are required to purchase a meal plan. 

For students who are under the age of 21 and have completed fewer than 24 credits, a $1650 meal plan is required. For students at least 21 years of age or who have completed 24 credits, a $600 meal plan is required.

Meal plans:

  • Can be used at three campus dining locations including the Lakeside Grill, Spike's Cafe, and to purchase food at the campus convenience store.
  • Are declining balance - that is, a $600 dollar meal plan means that you can spend $600 at any campus dining location. UAS does not utilize all-you-can-eat meal swipes.
  • Expire at the end of each semester. Any unused funds at the end of the semester will be removed from your meal plan and are non-refundable.
  • Are financial aid eligible. As long as you have enough aid, your meal plan can be paid for with financial aid awards.

Requesting Larger Meal Plans

Any resident may request a larger meal plan prior to the beginning of each semester.  Meal Plan additions or changes cannot be made after the first week of classes, and in order to be eligible for Financial Aid, requests must be made before Financial Aid is dispersed (typically ten days prior to the first day of classes). To request a larger meal plan, contact the Housing Office at uas.housing@alaska.edu

Meal Plan options include:

  • $600 (minimum meal plan for upperclass residents)
  • $1,125 
  • $1,650 (minimum meal plan for first-year residents)
  • $2,175