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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Florida Resident Sticker Price

In State Costs for University of Florida
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$810
Other Fees$1,904
Room and Board $10,400
Other Expenses Budget$3,840

Out of State Resident Sticker Price

Out of State Costs for University of Florida
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$810
Other Fees$1,904
Room and Board $10,400
Other Expenses Budget$3,840

In-State Tuition

In-state tuition at University of Florida for undergraduate students residing in Florida is $4,477. Room and board charges total $10,400 per year. Students will also need to budget for books and supplies, which typically amount to $810 annually. Other administrative or academic fees are $1,904 for the year. Additionally, students should plan an estimated $3,840 for other miscellaneous expenses throughout the year. In sum, residents attending University of Florida full time should expect a total annual cost of $21,431.

Out-of-State Tuition

Undergraduate tuition at University of Florida is $25,694 for out-of-state students. Additionally, out-of-state students are charged $10,400 for room and board, $810 for textbooks and educational resources, plus fees of $1,904. Students are advised to budget $3,840 for other expenses. When these costs are combined, annual out-of-state charges total $42,648. This figure is 99% higher than what Florida residents pay.

All price data is sourced from the 2021/2022 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.
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Net Price

The average reported annual net price for University of Florida for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $10,075 in 2019/2020. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

The net price provides a more realistic estimate of the true cost of attending University of Florida, once common grants and scholarships have been taken into account. It's important to note that this net price can fluctuate based on factors such as family income and individual financial need.

Average Net Price 2019/2020

Net Price by Income University of Florida
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$65
$30,001 to $48,000$2,857
$48,001 to $75,000$8,394
$75,001 to $110,000$12,874

Financial Aid

91% of full-time undergrad University of Florida received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $11,962 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 13% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $4,853 and 1% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $17,862.

Finanical Aid University of Florida
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $11,962 91%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $5,484 35%
Pell Grants $6,043 21%
Other Federal Grants $1,357 26%
State and Local Grants $8,638 82%
Federal Student Loans $4,853 13%
Other Student Loans $17,862 1%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to University of Florida, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $46,316. The loan balance of $46,316 is a four year multiple of the $11,579 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $491 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 4.99%.

Example Loan $46,316
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.99%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $491.03
Total Interest Paid $12,607.20
Sum of All Loan Payments $58,923.20

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price

Year Florida Residents Non Residents
1 $21,431 $42,648
2 $22,931 $45,633
3 $24,536 $48,828
4 $26,254 $52,246

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at University of Florida to be $85,724 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 7% annual increase over the next 4 years which is the national trend.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at University of Florida
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Florida Residents $149 $447 $596
Out of State Residents $856 $2,568 $3,424

Estimated cost for a class at University of Florida based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at University of Florida versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

University of Florida Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan No
Prepaid Tuition Plan Yes
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=134130 IPEDS survey data for University of Florida.