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Address: 4101 University Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508
Phone Number: +1 907-561-1266
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Amazing setting for a unique school

The campus at APU is one in a million. There is abundant wildlife surrounding the campus including moose, goshawks and great birds. The school is very small and specializes in... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 June 2016
creebol
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

The campus at APU is one in a million. There is abundant wildlife surrounding the campus including moose, goshawks and great birds. The school is very small and specializes in environmental science. During the winter it is a great place to ski as there are kilometers of groomed trails with almost no one on them.

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

APU is a wonderful, small, liberal arts university that is the highest ranked in Alaska. The faculty are outstanding and the students inspiring.

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Arlington, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

Beautifully nestled between trees and adjacent to UAA. Small school, small classes but NOT small minds. This campus offers so many great learning opportunities inside and outside of the classrooms. Compared to other schools, you will pay more but the learning environment is so much richer-it's well worth it!

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Anchorage, Alaska
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2013

Set in a beautiful area of Anchorage. Small private university. Overall Average as there profs need to get a bit exicited about the subjects they teach! Could be much better with some enthusiastic Profs

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Wasilla, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2013

This is the top university in the state of Alaska. It's APU of public school (UAA/UAF) that churns out mediocre education.

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Anchorage, AK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2012

We've had two family members, father & son, graduate from APU. Both had great experiences,would highly recommend to a student who likes small classes, teacher attention and unique experiences.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2012

As an adult learner, I really enjoy their hands-on teaching and learning style. They give you a nugget to chew and mull over and by golley you get the whole enchilada by the time the lesson is over.

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Thank Tamara D
Anchorage, AK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2011

I wandered around the campus and explored the trails during the summer. The campus was absolutely gorgeous with views of the mountains and green grass. I even saw a moose with two babies!

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