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  • Prince William Sound College

    Prince William Sound College (PWSC) is a two-year college located in a beautiful Valdez, Alaska, with extension sites in Glennallen and Cordova. PWSC is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities through the University of Alaska Anchorage. Photo: Audrey Bulow

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Prince William Sound College student hiking in Alaska

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Climbing gear

Developing Outdoor Leaders Conference; October 16 and 17 9 a.m.- 8 p.m.  

Developing Outdoor Leaders Conference
Salmonberry flower, Valdez, Alaska

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PWSC's Year in Review 

At the beginning of each academic year, we like to look back at all of the accomplishments we achieved the year prior. Check out PWSC's Year in Review presentation for academic year 2020-2021. 

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Prince William Sound College performers at the Valdez Theatre Conference
Cabin for sale at Prince William Sound College in Valdez, Alaska

SALE BY BID: An 8X12 cabin built by students in the PWSC Construction Academy Program, constructed by the PWSC Campus of the University of Alaska in Valdez, and the Copper River School District in Glennallen, completed during the 2018-2019 academic school year. 

Cabin for sale
Helca Mining Company staff meet with professor Dennis Eastman at Mineral Creek, Valdez, Alaska

  Eligible students who apply will go through an interview and selection process. There are two awards available. Gain on the job experience during long breaks and as school schedule allows. Company paid transportation, through internship -- candidate eligible for medical, dental, and vision benefits along with 401K. Full-time employment will begin after the successful completion of the course per requirements of the program. 

New Millwright Scholarship Program as a partnership between PWSC and Hecla Greens Creek Mining Company