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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 2020-2021.

Florida Resident

Total Fall & Spring Cost: $23,804
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$3,084
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,147
Room$3,744
Board$1,794
Personal$1,356
Total Term$11,999
Total Annual$23,997
Total Fall & Spring Cost: $17,712
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$3,084
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,607
Room$884
Board$1,220
Personal$1,260
Total Term$8,929
Total Annual$17,857
Total Fall & Spring Cost: $26,632
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$3,084
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,607
Room$3,583
Board$2,948
Personal$1,356
Total Term$13,452
Total Annual$26,903

Non-Florida Resident

Total Fall & Spring Cost: $36,202
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$9,283
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,147
Room$3,744
Board$1,794
Personal$1,356
Total Term$18,198
Total Annual$36,396
Total Fall & Spring Cost: $30,110
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$9,283
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,607
Room$884
Board$1,220
Personal$1,260
Total Term$15,128
Total Annual$30,256
Total Fall & Spring Cost: $39,030
ExpenseCost (Per Semester)
Tuition$9,283
Fees$199
Books & Supplies$675
Transportation$1,607
Room$3,583
Board$2,948
Personal$1,356
Total Term$19,651
Total Annual$39,302

 

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