ACPE is Alaska’s trusted higher education state agency.

Our purpose is to serve Alaskans.

Grants and Scholarships
Alaska offers both a merit-based scholarship program and a need-based grant program. Learn More
Grants and Scholarships
For eligible Alaska students attending participating postsecondary educational institutions in Alaska.
Alaska Performance Scholarship (APS)
Alaska Education Grant (AEG)
Alaska Education Loans
ACPE provides low-cost education loans to Alaska's students and their parents or family members. Learn More
Alaska Education Loans
ACPE education loans are available to Alaska residents – whether you're attending an in-state or an out-of-state institution. Learn More
Exchange Programs
The State of Alaska participates in student exchange and access programs to provide higher education opportunities. Learn More
Exchange Programs
Provide higher education opportunities while improving the variety of courses available to Alaskans. Learn More

Log in to the Alaska Student Aid Portal (ASAP)

Secure online 24/7 access to up-to-date, individual information about APS and AEG eligibility.

    • Check your AEG and/or APS Status and track use
    • See steps to receiving an award
    • Verify application status
    • Update school information
    • Manage your contact information


Log in to ASAP

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

The U.S. Department of Education uses the FAFSA to evaluate a family’s eligibility for federal student financial aid programs such as the Pell Grant, Work-Study, and federal student loans.

visit studentaid.gov