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Mat-Su College, located in the heart of Alaska's Mat-Su Valley, is your local choice for higher education. Our scenic campus is situated on a protected 900 acre forest between Palmer and Wasilla. Everything is here, from a winding trail system and internationally-connected library to a first-class theater, to provide an open and inclusive setting for students with a variety of lifestyles and interests.

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FAFSA & Scholarship Workshops

FAFSA Workshops & Scholarship Presentations

October is FAFSA month, the first opportunity to apply for federal student financial aid for the upcoming school year. Make sure you get everything you need to submit your FAFSA application correctly and on time. 

Students at Mat-Su College have lots of scholarships available both locally and nationally, as well as program-specific funds. The Scholarship Presentations will help you research which scholarships to choose.

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Okeson Library provides research tools

Offering a wide range of resources, including a collection of over 70,000 items with access to UAA/APU Consortium, Anchorage Public Libraries, and an international library system, Okeson Library subscribes to print versions of five newspapers, 47 magazines, and thousands of periodicals through online services.
A computer lab is located in the library, with a variety of study areas, promoting a collaborative learning environment for students.

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Fine Art

The Fine Art department at Mat-Su College advances students’ artistic abilities and develops creative and technical skills. Students work with professional artist-instructors in small studio classes in various disciplines, including art, dance, interior design, music, and theater.

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Participate and lead on campus. With various student clubs, an active student government, and work-study opportunities, you can explore your passion at MSC.