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Georgia State University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$24,658 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$6,846 tuition
$14,084 on campus room & board
$1,600 books and supplies
$2,128 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$39,226 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$21,414 tuition
$14,084 on campus room & board
$1,600 books and supplies
$2,128 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$1,120 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
91% of students receive aid
56% get federal aid ($4,681 avg)
69% get state aid ($5,801 avg)
3% get institn'l aid ($1,120 avg)
57% get loans ($6,050 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Tuition has dropped recently, and we are not sure what it will do next. We decided to play it safe and make our projections equal to our most recent year of data.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $7,875 84%
Federal Grant Aid $4,681 56%
Pell Grants $4,527 56%
Other Federal Grants $827 10%
Institution Grant Aid $1,120 3%
State Grant Aid $5,801 69%
Student Loans $6,050 57%
Federal Loans $5,671 57%
Other Loans $7,830 3%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 1
Financial aid deadline: November 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: November 1
Financial Aid Contact Info
33 gilmer st
Atlanta, GA 30303-3083
(404) 413-2000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $285
Out of State $892


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 3
  • Anonymous
  • Apr-28-2017 I am a current student here

    Overall Georgia State University is quite an expensive school, consider many scholarships and achieving HOPE, and even Miller as it covers all your tuition. For many subpar students that happen to be accepted without achieving a state scholarship should consider living off campus if it's an option. The access to the metro services remarkable and should be exploited.

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  • Shyanne from Hampton, GA
  • Dec-13-2016 I am a current student here

    College can be expensive trust me I know. No one wants to spend thousands of dollars just to sit in a hour and a half class learning thing you may already know. Georgia State really gives you a run for your money. It is never a dull moment on campus and it is so many activities they offer that are free. Some of offered at our dorms like when we had our fall festival, they had a cook out and music and games and you did not have to pay. Or like movie nights where you can go to a dorm and watch a movie and eat free pizza and popcorn. Even though college cost an arm and a leg, Georgia State makes your experience one of a kind and something you would want to invest in.

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  • Ana from Suwanee, GA
  • Dec-28-2015 I am a current student here

    Considering the fact that you're getting a great education in a big city with tons of career opportunities, I think that GSU is completely worth every penny.

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