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Tuition and Costs

Earning your degree doesn't have to cost a fortune. UWF has not increased tuition in a decade, and our special Alabama rate beats many in-state rates.

Did you know? Argos pay 41% less annually than the national average in tuition and fees, according to College Board data.

Tuition Rates

These direct cost estimates are based on 2023-2024 costs and are subject to change for 2024-2025. Visit Cost of Attendance Estimates for more detailed estimates that include direct and indirect costs. Refer to Financial Literacy for additional information.

2023-2024 Estimated Direct Costs Before Financial Aid
Estimated CostsFlorida ResidentAlabama ResidentNon-FL Resident
$ per Credit Hour $212 $317 $642
Tuition * $6,360 $9,510 $19,260
Housing ** $5,888 $5,888 $5,888
Meals *** $4,942 $4,942 $4,942
Total Est. Cost $17,190 $20,340 $30,090

*30 credit hours of tuition and fees. **Shared Suite (Martin/Pace Halls: $2,944 per fall and spring semester). ***Argo 15 plan: 15 meals per week plus $300 Dining Dollars (fall and spring, $2,471/semester); other options available. 

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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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You must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for a Financial Aid offer.

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UWF offers generous merit-based scholarships, including opportunities for full-ride scholarships for first-time-in-college students.

Awards & Scholarships