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The cost of attendance is different for graduate, online, medicine, and law students. The Office of Financial Aid uses these costs to develop standard student budgets for awarding financial aid funds.

Calculate Costs & Aid

As an FIU student, you could be eligible for financial aid to cover part or all of your cost of attendance. You can use the Tuition Calculator to get an idea of your individual costs including tuition, fees and estimated aid.


 

Fall & Spring Cost

Full-time estimate cost of attendance is based on 9 credits for graduate students for 2020-2021.

Florida Resident

Total Fall & Spring Cost: $22,804
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$4,101
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$500
Transportation$1,607
Room$884
Board$2,948
Personal$1,260
Total Term$11,499
Total Annual$22,998
Total Fall & Spring Cost: $35,362
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$4,101
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$500
Transportation$1,607
Room$7,155
Board$2,948
Personal$1,356
Total Term$17,866
Total Annual$35,732

 

Non-Florida Resident

Total Fall & Spring Cost: $32,632
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$9,015
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$500
Transportation$1,607
Room$884
Board$2,948
Personal$1,260
Total Term$16,413
Total Annual$32,826
Total Fall & Spring Cost: $45,190
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$9,015
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$500
Transportation$1,607
Room$7,155
Board$2,948
Personal$1,356
Total Term$22,780
Total Annual$45,560

 

Educational Expenses

Your educational expenses can be categorized as either direct costs or indirect costs. Things you pay directly to FIU such as tuition and fees, books and supplies (if bought from the university bookstore), and on-campus housing and meal plans are considered direct costs. Anything not paid to the university is called an indirect costs, such as transportation or personal and miscellaneous expenses.

Last updated: August 4, 2021