Welcome to the Kodiak College Tuition Award Application!
Each Fall and Spring semester Kodiak College grants tuition awards on a per credit
basis depending on funding available and the number of qualified applications received.
Fall semester application deadline: August 5th each year
**FALL 2017 DEADLINE EXTENDED TO AUGUST 18TH**
Spring semester application deadline: November 30th each year
To be eligible for a tuition award, you must:
Only one application per student will be accepted. If multiple applications are submitted,
the last submission received prior to the due date will be considered by the committee.
Have a 2.0 or higher cumulative GPA (high school GPA is used for incoming freshman).
Be admitted to a degree or certificate program at Kodiak College. Students admitted
to the CNA program or UAA Nursing and Education programs are not eligible to apply
unless they are also admitted to a Kodiak College program.
Have completed your registration for the semester applying and are registered for
at least 1 credit through the Kodiak campus. Students taking at least 75% of their
coursework from the Kodiak campus will receive additional consideration from the committee.
Have submitted a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), even if federal aid is not expected. The information from the FAFSA helps the awarding
committee determine financial need. You are encouraged to provide additional information
about your circumstances if you are ineligible or do not qualify for federal aid.
Submit a completed application by the published deadline.
Tuition award recipients will be notified of their award during the first week of
If you will be using any type of tuition-based education assistance this semester
(military tuition assistance, Post 911 GI Bill, UAA tuition awards, etc.) please contact
Student Services prior to completing this application.
Should you experience difficulties submitting this application, please contact Student
Services at 907-486-1266 or email@example.com for assistance.
REMINDERS & TIPS:
Do not submit this application without your essay being reviewed by a qualified individual,
ie: writing tutor, English instructor, librarian, College & Career Guide or other
individual approved by Student Services. Friends, relatives and classmates are not
qualified reviewers, however, they are great resources to help you prepare a draft
for your tutor session.
You may also use the free services of Live Homework Help to upload your essay and have it reviewed by a qualified tutor online. This service
is available every day from 12pm-2am.
Remember to compose and save your essay in a separate file (Word, Notepad, etc.) prior
to submitting the application.
Please review the entire application and plan enough time to complete it before the
Please enter all of the information below (*indicates a required field):
The purpose of the financial questions is to allow the committee to evaluate your
financial need compared to other applicants. If you you have expenses much greater than your income, you should explain how you
intend to close the gap if you do not receive financial assistance (student loans,
increased work hours, reducing courseload, etc.).
Details about the Tuition Awards:
Are awarded per credit. Each credit is valued at the current undergraduate lower division
tuition rate at the Kodiak College campus.
If you have a tuition discount (ie. JumpStart), the amount awarded will be prorated
to the amount you receive for that semester.
Are awarded each Fall and Spring semester. You must reapply every semester AFTER you register for classes.