Session Details

Middle School Academy

Timing: School Year

Duration: 1 Week

Dorm Experience: Yes

Thanks to partnerships with school districts around the state of Alaska, the ANSEP Middle School Academy is also offered during the school year specifically for students from those districts. We are continually developing new partnerships. If interested in how to become an ANSEP Middle School Academy partner district, please contact us at

Middle School Academy is an experience designed to promote science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education and careers. During this academic and residential academy, students engage in a variety of hands-on activities from building a computer, dissecting squid to testing structures on an earthquake simulation table and much more. Accepted students attend the academy free of charge.

How to Apply

Students who have an interest in STEM, a “B” average in math and science, and are on an Algebra I math track are eligible to apply. Middle School Academy is directed towards underrepresented/underserved students.

If you are applying to one of our academies that is in partnership with your school district, use the application received from your school.

If you would like to be added to our email list to receive a notification when future applications are released, please complete and submit the following:

Middle School Academy Updates

Contact Info

For More Information, Please Contact

ANSEP Middle School Academy
Phone: (907) 786-0905

Attn: ANSEP Middle School Academy
University of Alaska Anchorage
3211 Providence Drive, ANSEP Academy
Anchorage, AK  99508