Outer Coast campus building

Outer Coast

Virtue can be inspired. Making change can be taught. Education that succeeds does both.

Contact Info
Business Hours

MON 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
TUE 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
WED 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
THU 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
FRI 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SAT 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SUN 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location & Map

PO Box 6573
Sitka, AK 99835
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About Us

Outer Coast is a new postsecondary institution in Sitka, Alaska.

  • A transformative, community-based, student-governed education for high school graduates.
  • Through the three pillars of academics, service & labor, and self-governance, Outer Coast programs engage the whole student.

Yeeÿ aaní káx̱ g̱unéix̱too.aat (May we walk on your land). Outer Coast is situated on Lingít Aaní, the ancestral home of the Tlingit peoples. We strive to build a community of safe, inclusive, and integrative learning for all.

Arts & Sciences, Education, Learning & Fun

Seminar for Rising HS Juniors & Seniors

Outer Coast in Summer in Sitka

This July, we are running our sixth Summer Seminar for rising high school juniors and seniors. Academics, labor & service, and self-governance, and creating transformative learning experiences for students. The…


Outer Coast Year 2023-24 Application Opens

Applicants Considered on Rolling Basis Till April 1st

The Outer Coast Year is a transformative, community-based, student-governed postsecondary program for high school graduates. Key features of the Year: Interdisciplinary seminars for college credit that develop students’ communication and…

Education & Advocacy

Recruitment Lead for Outer Coast College

Fulltime Position in Sitka, Alaska

Consider applying to join our team in Sitka this fall! With the opening of the college right around the corner, it’s an exciting time to be at Outer…