North Star College
North Star College is a middle college partnership with FNSBSD and the University of Alaska Fairbanks. All current sophomores or juniors, on track for graduation and interested in pursuing college coursework, are invited to apply to North Star College during the application period. Participating students will have the opportunity to earn up to 15 tuition-free credits per semester that will apply towards FNSBSD graduation requirements.
UAF classes are on campus, students will remain eligible for student activities at their attendance area FNSBSD school.
Those who meet qualifications will be selected through a random lottery process. Students who are selected are required to take the mandatory university placement exams upon admission. Students will be enrolled in pre-selected required cohort classes. They will also choose additional classes from a wide selection of courses at UAF. A district school counselor and a university academic advisor will work together to help students select appropriate classes.
If you have any questions, please contact the North Star College School Counselor.