Alaska Airlines Elite Status For University Of Washington Students Earning GPA 3.5 Or Higher

Alaska Airlines has launched an interesting promotion for University of Washington students offering them an elite status if they hit certain GPA + 5,000 bonus Mileage Plan miles for all students that sign up.

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Alaska Airlines is offering MVP status for those with 3.5 – 3.9 GPA and MVP Gold for hitting perfect 4.0 GPA. You must sign up for this offer by October 31 and the status will be awarded by January 31 and will be valid until the end of 2018.

You can access this offer on Alaska’s website here.

Note that you need valid University email address for signing up and the GPA information is directly communicated to Alaska Airlines by the university (no cheating here!).


This is great way for Alaska Airlines to get university students to sign up for their frequent flier program and offer them an elite status for hitting good grades.

Here are the terms and conditions of this promotion:

Offer is valid for University of Washington students who register for the promotion by October 31, 2017, with a valid University of Washington email address. By registering for the promotion, you consent to Alaska Airlines and University of Washington sharing information (including your name, date of birth, UW email address, and confirmation of your GPA range) as necessary to provide confirmation to Alaska Airlines of your eligibility for MVP or MVP Gold status based on your autumn quarter 2017 GPA. Students earning a 3.5 – 3.9 GPA will be awarded MVP status by January 30, 2018, valid through December 31, 2018. Students earning a 4.0 GPA will be awarded MVP Gold status by January 30, 2018, valid through December 31, 2018.

GPA qualification is not required for the 5,000 bonus miles. Allow 1-2 weeks after registering for the 5,000 bonus miles to be posted to your Mileage Plan account. An individual may receive the bonus a maximum of one time, even if they hold multiple separate Mileage Plan accounts. Offer is not combinable with other Mileage Plan enrollment or account activation promotions. Mileage Plan terms and conditions apply.