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Fayetteville State University Tuition & Cost

Fayetteville, North Carolina

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State North Carolina Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for Fayetteville State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$420
Other Fees$2,397
Room and Board $9,440
Other Expenses Budget$2,387
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
Out of State Costs for Fayetteville State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$420
Other Fees$2,397
Room and Board $9,440
Other Expenses Budget$2,387

In-state tuition at Fayetteville State University for undergraduate students residing in North Carolina is $2,982. Room and board charges total $9,440 per year. Students will also need to budget for books and supplies, which typically amount to $420 annually. Other administrative or academic fees are $2,397 for the year. Additionally, students should plan an estimated $2,387 for other miscellaneous expenses throughout the year. In sum, residents attending Fayetteville State University full time should expect a total annual cost of $17,626.

Undergraduate tuition at Fayetteville State University is $14,590 for out-of-state students. Additionally, out-of-state students are charged $9,440 for room and board, $420 for textbooks and educational resources, plus fees of $2,397. Students are advised to budget $2,387 for other expenses. When these costs are combined, annual out-of-state charges total $29,234. This figure is 65.9% higher than what North Carolina residents pay.

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

Net Price

The net price provides a more realistic estimate of the true cost of attending Fayetteville State University, 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 Fayetteville State University
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$5,366
$30,001 to $48,000$6,605
$48,001 to $75,000$10,116
$75,001 to $110,000$12,213

The average reported annual net price for Fayetteville State University for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $7,016 in 2019/2020. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

Financial Aid

92% of full-time undergrad Fayetteville State University received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $10,198 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 64% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $5,432 and 2% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $8,013.

Finanical Aid Fayetteville State University
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $10,198 92%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $2,714 77%
Pell Grants $5,464 75%
Other Federal Grants $1,412 84%
State and Local Grants $2,515 80%
Federal Student Loans $5,432 64%
Other Student Loans $8,013 2%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Fayetteville State University, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $14,692. The loan balance of $14,692 is a four year multiple of the $3,673 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 $156 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 $14,692
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.99%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $155.76
Total Interest Paid $3,999.16
Sum of All Loan Payments $18,691.16

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year North Carolina Residents Non Residents
1 $17,626 $29,234
2 $17,697 $29,352
3 $17,769 $29,471
4 $17,840 $29,589

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Fayetteville State University to be $70,504 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 0.4% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at Fayetteville State University
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
North Carolina Residents $224 $672 $896
Out of State Residents $708 $2,124 $2,832

Estimated cost for a class at Fayetteville State University 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 Fayetteville State University versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Fayetteville State University Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan No
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan No
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=198543 IPEDS survey data for Fayetteville State University.