Education Planning

The ACPE Success Center



The Success Center is here to help you with all your college and career needs. Our friendly College & Career Specialists can assist you at either of the Anchorage locations, over the phone, or bring a specialist to your town! More...



AKCIS



Discover where you want to go in life and how to get there. More...



College Goal Alaska (FAFSA Completion)



College Goal Alaska is an event where financial aid professionals from Alaska's higher education institutions and the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education will join other volunteers in key locations statewide to help Alaska's students complete the paperwork. More...



K-8 Programs



Early college awareness programs and resources help second through eighth grade students explore their interests, open their minds to a multitude of college and career options, and take the appropriate first steps toward success by guiding them to build early personal learning and career plans. . More...



ACAC places committed recent college graduates in high schools as near-peer mentors. ACAC guides work with counselors and school staff to get students on track for entry into college and career training pathways. In classroom presentations, group workshops, and one-on-one, guides engage students in candid conversations about their future. More...



Partnerships for Success

ACPE's outreach activities rely on partnerships with K-16 organizations and community leaders across the state and nation. A special thank you goes to many partners for joining our effort to create a statewide college-going culture:

  • Coalition of Alaskans Supporting Higher Education (CASHE) 
  • Education Finance Council (EFC)
  • Lumina Foundation
  • National College Access Network (NCAN) 
  • National College Advising Corps
  • National Council of Higher Education Loan Programs (NCHELP)
  • Northwest Education Loan Association (NELA)
  • State of Alaska - Department of Education and Early Development
  • State of Alaska - Department of Labor and Workforce Development
  • University of Alaska Statewide
  • University of Alaska College Savings Plan
  • Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE)  

We also want to thank Alaska's postsecondary institutions, schools and school districts, and individual staff who work alongside us every day and are committed to making a difference for Alaskans!