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Tuition and Costs

UWF has not increased tuition in several 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 beats many in-state rates.

Tuition Rates

These direct cost estimates are based on 2022-2023 costs and are subject to change for 2023-2024. Visit Cost of Attendance Estimates for more detailed estimates that include direct and indirect costs.

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 *** $4,142 $4,142 $4,142
Total Est. Cost $16,390 $19,540 $29,290

* Based on 2022-2023 costs for 30 credit hours of tuition and fees: 1 year (2 or 3 semesters)
** Shared Junior Suite (fall and spring in Pace/Martin Halls)
*** Argo 10 plan: 10 meals per week plus $300 Dining Dollars (fall and spring, $2,071/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.

Complete the FAFSA

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

Awards & Scholarships