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Costs

How much does it cost to attend college?

When planning your college budget here are things you should include:

  • Tuition and Fees
  • Books and Supplies
  • Board
  • Room
  • Transportation
  • Personal Expenses
  • Computer needs
  • Child care

The following tools are available for you to help estimate your college costs:

2020–2021 Estimated Cost of Attendance

2020–2021 Alaska Resident Undergraduate

Estimated Cost of Attendance (COA)
Living ArrangementOff CampusOn CampusWith Parents
Books and Supplies$1,400$1,400$1,400
Board$4,458$4,000$4,458
Student/Course Fees$1,520$1,520$1,520
Personal/Miscellaneous$2,048$2,048$2,048
Room$6,414$5,800$ -
Transportation$1,668$400$1,668
Tuition$6,192$6,192$6,192
Total Costs$23,700$21,360$17,286
  • The budget for undergraduate tuition will be based on an average cost of $258/credit at 12 credits/semester for undergraduates. The allowance may be increased if the total tuition charge exceeds this budget.
  • Please contact the  Financial Aid Office if you have special circumstances.

2020-2021 Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)

Estimated Cost of Attendance (COA)
Living ArrangementOff CampusOn CampusWith Parents
Books and Supplies$1,400$1,400$1,400
Board$4,458$4,000$4,458
Student/Course Fees$1,460$1,460$1,460
Personal/Miscellaneous$2,048$2,048$2,048
Room$6,414$5,800$ -
Transportation$1,668$400$1,668
Tuition$8,868$8,868$8,868
Total Costs$26,316$23,976$19,902
  • The budget for undergraduate tuition will be based on an average cost of $370/credit at 12 credits each semester for undergraduates. The allowance may be increased if the total tuition charge exceeds this budget.
  • Please contact the  Financial Aid Office if you have special circumstances.

2020-2021 Non-Resident Undergraduate

Estimated Cost of Attendance (COA)
Living ArrangementOff CampusOn CampusWith Parents
Books and Supplies$1,400$1,400$1,400
Board$4,458$4,000$4,458
Student/Course Fees$2,070$2,070$2,070
Personal/Miscellaneous$2,048$2,048$2,048
Room$6,414$5,800$ -
Transportation$1,668$400$1,668
Tuition$19,488$19,488$19,488
Total Costs$37,546$35,206$31,132
  • The budget for undergraduate tuition will be based on an average cost of $812/credit at 12 credits/semester for undergraduates. The allowance may be increased if the total tuition charge exceeds this budget.
  • Please contact the  Financial Aid Office if you have special circumstances.

2019-2020 Alaska Resident Graduate

Estimated Cost of Attendance (COA)
Living ArrangementOff CampusOn Campus
Books and Supplies$780$780
Board$4,458$4,000
Student/Course Fees$1,442$1,442
Personal/Miscellaneous$2,048$2,048
Room$6,414$5,800
Transportation$1,668$400
Tuition$9,234$9,234
Total Costs$26,044$23,704
  • The budget for graduate tuition will be based on an average cost of $513/credit at 9 credits/semester for graduate students. The allowance may be increased if the total tuition charge exceeds this budget.
  • Please contact the  Financial Aid Office if you have special circumstances.

2020-2021 Non-Resident Graduate

Estimated Cost of Attendance (COA)
Living ArrangementOff CampusOn Campus
Books and Supplies$780$780
Board$4,458$4,000
Student/Course Fees$1,838$1,838
Personal/Miscellaneous$2,048$2,048
Room$6,414$5,800
Transportation$1,668$400
Tuition$19,422$19,422
Total Costs$36,628$34,288
  • The budget for graduate tuition will be based on an average cost of $1079/credit at 9 credits/hour for graduate students. The allowance may be increased if the total tuition charge exceeds this budget.
  • Please contact the  Financial Aid Office if you have special circumstances.

2019–2020 Estimated Cost of Attendance

2019–2020 Alaska Resident Undergraduate

Estimated Cost of Attendance (COA)
Living ArrangementOff CampusOn CampusWith Parents
Books and Supplies$1,400$1,400$1,400
Board$4,458$4,000$2,229
Student/Course Fees$1,460$1,460$1,460
Personal/Miscellaneous$2,048$2,048$2,048
Room$6,414$5,800$2,229
Transportation$1,668$400$1,668
Tuition$5,904$5,904$5,904
Total Costs$23,352$21,012$16,938
  • The budget for undergraduate tuition will be based on an average cost of $246/credit at 12 credits/semester for undergraduates. The allowance may be increased if the total tuition charge exceeds this budget.
  • Please contact the  Financial Aid Office if you have special circumstances.

2019-2020 Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)

Estimated Cost of Attendance (COA)
Living ArrangementOff CampusOn CampusWith Parents
Books and Supplies$1,400$1,400$1,400
Board$4,458$4,000$2,229
Student/Course Fees$1,460$1,460$1,460
Personal/Miscellaneous$2,048$2,048$2,048
Room$6,414$5,800$2,229
Transportation$1,668$400$1,668
Tuition$8,868$8,868$8,868
Total Costs$26,316$23,976$19,902
  • The budget for undergraduate tuition will be based on an average cost of $369.50/credit at 12 credits each semester for undergraduates. The allowance may be increased if the total tuition charge exceeds this budget.
  • Please contact the  Financial Aid Office if you have special circumstances.

2019-2020 Non-Resident Undergraduate

Estimated Cost of Attendance (COA)
Living ArrangementOff CampusOn CampusWith Parents
Books and Supplies$1,400$1,400$1,400
Board$4,458$4,000$2,229
Student/Course Fees$2,070$2,070$2,070
Personal/Miscellaneous$2,048$2,048$2,048
Room$6,414$5,800$2,229
Transportation$1,668$400$1,668
Tuition$19,488$19,488$19,488
Total Costs$37,546$35,206$31,132
  • The budget for undergraduate tuition will be based on an average cost of $812/credit at 12 credits/semester for undergraduates. The allowance may be increased if the total tuition charge exceeds this budget.
  • Please contact the  Financial Aid Office if you have special circumstances.

2020-2021 Alaska Resident Graduate

Estimated Cost of Attendance (COA)
Living ArrangementOff CampusOn Campus
Books and Supplies$780$780
Board$4,458$4,000
Student/Course Fees$1,442$1,442
Personal/Miscellaneous$2,048$2,048
Room$6,414$5,800
Transportation$1,668$400
Tuition$9,234$9,234
Total Costs$26,044$23,704
  • The budget for graduate tuition will be based on an average cost of $513/credit at 9 credits/semester for graduate students. The allowance may be increased if the total tuition charge exceeds this budget.
  • Please contact the  Financial Aid Office if you have special circumstances.

2019-2020 Non-Resident Graduate

Estimated Cost of Attendance (COA)
Living ArrangementOff CampusOn Campus
Books and Supplies$780$780
Board$4,458$4,000
Student/Course Fees$1,838$1,838
Personal/Miscellaneous$2,048$2,048
Room$6,414$5,800
Transportation$1,668$400
Tuition$19,422$19,422
Total Costs$36,628$34,288
  • The budget for graduate tuition will be based on an average cost of $1079/credit at 9 credits/hour for graduate students. The allowance may be increased if the total tuition charge exceeds this budget.
  • Please contact the  Financial Aid Office if you have special circumstances.