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The cost of attendance is different for undergraduate and online 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. Get an estimate of how much financial aid you could receive using the Net Price Calculator. Then, you can use the Tuition Calculator to get an idea of your individual costs including tuition, fees and estimated aid.


 

Fall & Spring Costs

Full-time estimate cost of attendance is based on 15 credits for undergraduate students for 2019-2020.

Florida Resident

Total Fall & Spring Cost: $23,866
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$3,084
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,101
Room$3,768
Board$1,800
Personal$1,306
Total Semester$11,933
Total Fall & Spring Cost: $17,486
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$3,084
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,545
Room$850
Board$1,176
Personal$1,214
Total Semester$8,743
Total Fall & Spring Cost: $26,202
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$3,084
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,545
Room$3,450
Board$2,842
Personal$1,306
Total Semester$13,101

Non-Florida Resident

Total Fall & Spring Cost: $36,264
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$9,283
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,101
Room$3,768
Board$1,800
Personal$1,306
Total Semester$18,132
Total Fall & Spring Cost: $29,884
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$9,283
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,545
Room$850
Board$1,176
Personal$1,214
Total Semester$14,942
Total Fall & Spring Cost: $38,600
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$9,283
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,545
Room$3,450
Board$2,842
Personal$1,306
Total Semester$19,300

 

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: July 22, 2019