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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2020 High School Art Portfolio Competition

Alaska high school seniors have a chance to win scholarships to Mat-Su College through the 2020 High School Art Portfolio Competition.

Look for entry forms around campus or contact us here to have one sent to you.

Best of luck to all of our participants!

Portfolio Drop off: April 16 - 18
Winners Announced: April 19
Art Show: April 19 - 30

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Upcoming Campus Events

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 painting at easel in art studio

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.

Fine Art
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 beynd.

Glenn Massay Theater

 

 

CAMPUS INVOLVEMENT

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