Welcome to Expedition Alaska, APU’s first-year experience learning community
Designed for first-time college students and sophomore transfer students new to Alaska Pacific University, Expedition Alaska combines academic study and only-in-Alaska field experiences, led by APU faculty.
Expedition Alaska welcomes you to life at APU in many ways:
- Experience your first 4-week APU Block course – either Natural History of Alaska or Introduction to Wilderness Skills
- Start the school year with first-hand insight into APU’s experiential learning opportunities in the field
- Learn about the history and cultures of Alaska through this immersive field experience along the Yukon River
- Discover the rewards of collaborating with new classmates and APU faculty who double as your ExpAK leader
Interested in joining Expedition Alaska? Get started today!
- Submit your application for admission to APU & required admission documents
- Schedule an advising appointment with your APU Academic Advisor
To learn more about the ExpAK block courses, gear lists, and course content, click on the links below!
- Natural History of Alaska (Fall 2018 SC11000)
- Introduction to Wilderness Skills (Fall 2018 OS11000)
If you have any questions, give us a call at 907-564-8248!