Access to the Kodiak College Campus is Restricted

In response to the Kodiak community hunker down order, access to the campus is restricted, but all services are still available virtually. Learn more about the University of Alaska's response to the evolving COVID-19 situation.


What is JumpStart?

A College Success Program!

Who is Eligible?
First-Time Freshmen –Fall semesters only (up to 6 credits)
High School Students - up to 6 credits per semester

What is the cost?
$100 per credit for tuition + all course fees and materials

Program Details:
The JumpStart tuition rate will be applied to Kodiak campus courses only. Face-to-face instruction method preferred, but students can receive the reduced rate for eLearning courses if they complete the Smarter Measure assessment.

Program is contingent on KIB funding.

How to qualify

High School Students:

  • Submit a Student/Parent Agreement
  • Take the placement test for writing and math
  • Meet with an Academic Advisor
  • Register for classes
  • Attend New Student Orientation
  • Submit an Application for JumpStart Tuition Rate

First-Time Freshmen:

  • Apply for admission to a Kodiak College degree or certificate program
  • Take the placement test for writing and math
  • See an advisor for registration and financial aid
  • Attend New Student Orientation