Student Life

Farewell Dr. Dan

Over the last two and a half years, Alaska Bible College had the great pleasure of having Dr. Dan Jarrell serve in our Student Development department. He is now stepping into a much-deserved retirement, taking a sabbatical trip this summer with his wife Kathie and...

The Coming Indigenous Alaskan Church

A Conversation with a New Doctor! As you may have heard, our president Dave Ley successfully defended his PhD dissertation, completing his terminal degree in Educational Studies. Recently, we sat down to have a longer conversation with him and learn about the focus of...

Creativity that Honors God – Student Highlight

Having taken dual credit courses here as a high schooler, Kristian is now attending full time in his Sophomore year in our new Elementary Education program. He currently teaches the four- and five-year-olds in the MOPS ministry at his local church. Additionally, he is...

A Community Adventure

Our fellowship with God is not measured by how much we know, but by how much we love! So at Alaska Bible College, our investment in students goes well beyond academics.  In the context of a caring community, our students can expect to find a rich blend of social outlets & service opportunities designed to foster healthy, life-long relationships.

The Bible College Life

Whether in the classroom or in the wilderness, ABC is not just an education, but a place to belong. During the academic year, various social activities are scheduled. These may include banquets, outdoor recreation, informal game nights, service projects, dorm outings, community programs, and bi-annual state-wide conferences. Our family atmosphere is sure to make you feel welcome in the far north!

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 The Alaska Life

We firmly believe your experience outside the classroom contributes to your overall enrichment.  Students are encouraged to explore the surounding area and embrace all Alaska has to offer!

Strategically located in the heart of Palmer, our campus and dorms enable you to readily access incredible year-round opportunities. Within walking distance are community bike paths, local hikes, coffee shops, fast food, and grocery stores.

Alaska is ideal for outdoor enthusiasts, and the Palmer area hosts world-class recreational adventures. Fall activities may include fishing, hunting, hiking, and canoeing. In the winter months, try snowboarding, skiing, skating or snowshoeing. Community events include the Iditarod, the Alaska State Fair, concerts, craft fairs, high school sports, and much more.