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  • Go to college in Alaska!

    Prince William Sound College is located in beautiful Valdez, Alaska. In Valdez, students have ample opportunities to recreate in the mountains or on the ocean. Your journey starts here! Let us know that your interested in attending PWSC and we'll send you more information.

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Student infront of a glacier in Alaska


Join a welcoming community on campus and off!

We are a tight-knit community, both in town and on-campus. At PWSC, you can enjoy small classroom sizes as well as faculty and staff who are dedicated to your success. There are countless resources and unique opportunities available here in Valdez. PWSC students get to live and study in a dramatic natural setting. Oceans, mountains, rivers, and glaciers will give any adventure seeker an opportunity to explore. Valdez is located on the magnificent Prince William Sound, a fjord formed by retreating glaciers. Behind the town is the Chugach Range, where Keystone Canyon and Thompson Pass provide access to breathtaking waterfalls, hanging glaciers, and mountain hiking trails.

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Student Housing at Prince William Sound College in Valdez, Alaska

Make your dreams of an Alaskan adventure a reality - moving here is easy with our apartment style on-campus housing!

On-Campus Housing
Student clubs at Prince William Sound College in Valdez, Alaska

PWSC offers students opportunities for leadership and community engagement through the Student Association, Phi Theta Kappa, PWSC Archery Club, and more.

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