Prince William Sound College | PWSC

  • 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.

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PWSC marine student working on a motor

Register for a boat maintenance class!

PWSC is offering boat mechanical maintenance classes! Sign up soon, only a few seats left in all of the classes listed!

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Student learning about construction

PWSC is now offering an Occupational Endorsement Certificate (OEC) in Construction. This is a series of courses taken over one semester that will prepare students for careers in residential or small facility maintenance and repair.

Earn an OEC in Construction 
student hiking in Wrangell St. Elias

We are excited to announce the 4h year of an internship program in partnership with the National Park Service and PWSC! Internships are designed to expose students’ to careers in natural resource management and park planning.

PWSC student internship opportunity with Wrangell St. Elias National Park



Free tuition and housing for Alaska high-school students!

PWSC is offering free tuition and housing to any Alaska high-school student who enrolls in any PWSC course. Students can pursue occupational endorsement certificates (OECs), work towards an associate or bachelor’s degree, or take dual-credit courses.

Read Full Story Free tuition and housing for Alaska high-school students!

Prince William Sound College students jump on a beach and writes in Valdez, Alaska


Katie Bobowski stands beside PWSC emblem

The PWSC Archery Club invites you to Open Shoot Nights and the 10th Annual Vegas in Valdez Archery Tournament

PWSC Archery Updates
Millwright student in the shop with welder

We invite all PWSC friends, alumni, and advocates to join us in celebrating the third annual UA Giving Day - 49 Hours for Alaska starting February 21!

UA Giving Day: Support PWSC