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Tuition and Costs

Earning your degree doesn't have to cost a fortune. UWF has not increased tuition in more than five years. Argos pay about 40% less annually than the national average in tuition and fees, according to College Board data. And our special Alabama rate bests many in-state rates.

Tuition Rates

These estimates are based on 2021-2022 direct costs and are subject to change for 2022-2023.

2022-2023 Estimated Annual Direct Cost
Direct CostsFlorida ResidentAlabama ResidentNon-FL Resident
$ per Credit Hour $212 $317 $642
Tuition * $6,360 $9,510 $19,260
Housing ** $5,800 $5,800 $5,800
Meals *** $3,880 $3,880 $3,880
Total Est. Cost $16,040 $19,190 $28,940

* 30 credit hours of Tuition and Fees: 1 year (2 or 3 semesters)
** Shared Junior Suite (fall and spring in Pace, Argo, or Martin Hall)
*** Argo 10 plan: 10 meals per week, plus $300 Dining Dollars (fall and spring, $1,940/semester). Students can select the Argo 15, Argo Unlimited, or Argo Unlimited Plus at an additional cost. 

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Cost Calculator

The cost calculator is designed to help students and families estimate costs and financial aid for the University of West Florida.

Cost Calculator
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Argo 30 Guarantee

The Argo 30 Guarantee ensures that qualifying Florida resident, Pell-eligible students pay no out-of-pocket costs for tuition and mandatory fees.

Argo 30 Guarantee
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All students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for merit-based scholarships and financial aid.

Complete the FAFSA

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UWF offers merit-based and other scholarship opportunities for transfer students.

Transfer Scholarships