Tuition Waiver

In an effort to increase access to postsecondary education, Iḷisaġvik College offers several tuition waivers to the following:

North Slope Borough Mayor’s Tuition Waiver: Thanks to Mayor Harry Brower, Jr.’s support, the College offers a tuition waiver to students who have been residents of the North Slope for at least one year.

Alaska Native/American Indian, off-Slope Tuition Waiver: Alaska Native/American Indian students who do not reside on the North Slope.

North Slope Borough School District Tuition Waiver: Certified teachers employed by the North Slope Borough School District taking DEED approved classes.

North Slope Fire Department Tuition Waiver: Employed or volunteer firefighter/EMS personnel.

Iḷisaġvik Employee/Spouse/Dependent Waiver

North Slope Borough Elder Waiver: North Slope Borough residents, at least 62 years of age.

Tuition Waiver [PDF]


Iḷisaġvik College is committed to the education of students on the North Slope and beyond, and building life long learning relationships with our residents.

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