University of Alaska Anchorage

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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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Update on UA's COVID-19 response

Due to COVID-19 the Matanuska-Susitna College remains closed to the general public through at least the Fall 2020 semester. Accordingly, access to the campus is limited to faculty, staff and students at least through December 2020. The campus facilities are not available to general use or rental for the duration of this semester. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Find the latest information about the University of Alaska's response to the evolving COVID-19 situation.
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UA Safe Title IX Training


Required Annually by Students* and Employees
Training opened September 1, and is available through UA Safe on Blackboard for students and UAOnline for employees.
The deadline for students is October 31, 2020.
*degree seeking, living in campus housing, middle college students enrolled at the university, or on national/international exchange who have not completed the training since July 1, 2020.
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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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student working in computer lab

  Mat-Su College’s Computer Systems and Network Technology (CSNT) program offers hands-on training in computer systems and PC networks.   Learn operating and networking systems, cyberops security, and more to get started in a fast-paced career with lots of variety.

Computer Systems & Network Technology
outside of the Glenn Massay Theater at dusk

The 520-seat Glenn Massay Theater hosts a variety of events including plays, musicals, lectures, concerts, movies, and more. The mission of the theater is to provide a venue of education and entertainment to strengthen, engage, and empower the Mat-Su Valley community and beyond.

Glenn Massay Theater





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

Student with bookbag outside JKB building