Types of Financial Aid
These are the types of financial aid most commonly used at the University of Alaska Anchorage:
Private or alternative loans typically have interest rates that rise and fall with the economy. Private loans also rely on credit reports whereas federal student loans do not.
Tuition awards are awarded by many different departments and programs throughout the University. Please contact the department for which you would like to be considered for a tuition waiver or for more information. To be eligible for tuition awards, students must:
Combinations of tuition waivers or other payments that only cover tuition will not exceed the total amount charged to the student.
Employee Tuition Awards
Employee tuition awards are handled solely with Accounting Services. Please contact them for more information regarding requirements and forms for employees