Paying for University of Arkansas-Fort Smith

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition & fees is $5,754 for Arkansas residents and $13,026 for out-of-state students at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith. The graduate school tuition & fees is $8,433 for Arkansas residents and $12,735 for out-of-state students.
The living costs including room, board, and other expenses are $13,520 when a student lives on campus and $15,458 when a student lives off campus at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.

  • Undergraduate Tuition: $13,026 ($5,754 Arkansas residents)
  • Graduate Tuition: $12,735 ($8,433 Arkansas residents)

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Cost of Attendance (COA)

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition & fees is $5,754 for Arkansas residents and $13,026 for out-of-state students at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith. The graduate school tuition & fees is $8,433 for Arkansas residents and $12,735 for out-of-state students. 73 out of total 6,531 undergraduate students (1%) received financial aid(grants or scholarship) and the average amount of the aid is $5,865.
The living costs including room, board, and other expenses are $13,520 when a student lives on campus and $15,458 when a student lives off campus at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith. The total cost of attendance (COA) is $28,151 before receiving financial aid and the net price with financial aid is $22,286.
University of Arkansas-Fort Smith 2020 Cost of Attendance
Tuition & Fees$5,754 (Arkansas Residents)
$13,026 (out-of-state)
Living Costs$13,520 (On-campus)
$15,458 (Off-campus)
Cost of attendance
Living on Campus$20,879 (Arkansas Residents)
$28,151 Out-of-State
Living off Campus$22,817 (Arkansas Residents)
$30,089 Out-of-State
Average Financial Amount$5,865
Net Price after Aid
Living on Campus$15,014 (Arkansas Residents)
$22,286 Out-of-State
Living off Campus$16,952 (Arkansas Residents)
$24,224 Out-of-State

UA Fort Smith 2020 Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition & fees of University of Arkansas-Fort Smith are $5,754 for Arkansas residents and $13,026 for other students for undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.84% compared to previous academic year. The graduate tuition & fees are $8,433 for Arkansas residents and $12,735 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -2.62% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Tuition & fees at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith
UndergraduateGraduate
Arkansas residentsOut of StateArkansas residentsOut of State
2015-2016$5,086$11,326$7,470$11,070
2016-2017$5,390$12,038$7,805$11,999
2017-2018$5,577$12,650$8,120$12,610
2018-2019$5,593$12,666$8,577$13,077
2019-2020$5,754$13,026$8,433$12,735
2020-2021$5,754$13,026$8,433$12,735

UA Fort Smith 2020 Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $13,520 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith. On-campus living costs are increased by 5.75% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,458. Off-campus living costs are increased by 12.16% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$8,077$2,862$8,662$3,407
2016-2017$8,242$2,963$9,256$4,307
2017-2018$8,426$4,359$9,423$4,359
2018-2019$8,426$4,359$9,423$4,359
2019-2020$9,039$4,481$10,977$4,481
2020-2021$9,090$5,430$10,976$5,430

UA Fort Smith 2020 Tuition per Credit Hour

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is $171 for Arkansas residents and $474 for other students for undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.82% compared to previous academic year. the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $394 for Arkansas residents and $633 for other students at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Tuition per Credit Hour University of Arkansas-Fort Smith
UndergraduateGraduate
Arkansas residentsOut of StateArkansas residentsOut of State
2015-2016$150$410$350$550
2016-2017$160$437$367$600
2017-2018$166$497$383$633
2018-2019$166$461$383$633
2019-2020$171$474$394$633
2020-2021$171$474$394$633

UA Fort Smith 2020 Book & Supply Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, The average books & supplies cost at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is $1,605. The book & supply costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Costs for Books & Supplies University of Arkansas-Fort Smith
Books & Supplies Costs
2015-2016$1,235
2016-2017$1,605
2017-2018$1,605
2018-2019$1,605
2019-2020$1,605
2020-2021$1,544

UA Fort Smith Alternative Tuition Plans

University of Arkansas-Fort Smith offers alternative tuition plans including Tuition payment plan.
Alternative Tuition Plans offered by University of Arkansas-Fort Smith
Tuition guaranteed plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment plan
Other alternative tuition plan

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All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020