Application Process

Application deadlines are March 1st (summer, fall) and October 1st (spring)

Counseling admits fall only. Elementary and Secondary programs admit summer only- apply before February 15.

Apply on-line at

Submit application materials to:
Office of Admissions
University of Alaska Fairbanks
PO Box 757480
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7480
(907) 474-7500    (800) 478-1823
(907) 478-5397 fax

Application Materials:

  • Graduate application
  • Transcripts
  • 4-5 page written essay, which describes career goals and educational philosophy.
  • Three letters of reference
  • Resume
  • Copy of current teaching certificate (special education program only)
  • GRE scores if undergraduate GPA is below a 3.0
  • *Additional application materials are required by the School of Education for the Post-Baccalaureate Licensure Programs, the M. Ed. in Elementary Education, the M. Ed. in Secondary Education and the M. Ed. in Special Education
Marina Gano,
Sep 28, 2011, 11:24 AM