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University of Arkansas-Fort Smith Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$13,712 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$3,192 tuition
$7,920 on campus room & board
$1,264 books and supplies
$1,336 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$19,256 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$8,736 tuition
$7,920 on campus room & board
$1,264 books and supplies
$1,336 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$3,829 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
96% of students receive aid
60% get federal aid ($4,101 avg)
64% get state aid ($4,258 avg)
54% get institn'l aid ($3,829 avg)
32% get loans ($3,534 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 $7,824 93%
Federal Grant Aid $4,101 60%
Pell Grants $4,035 60%
Other Federal Grants $854 6%
Institution Grant Aid $3,829 54%
State Grant Aid $4,258 64%
Student Loans $3,534 32%
Federal Loans $3,495 32%
Other Loans $5,367 0%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: June 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does University of Arkansas-Fort Smith offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
5210 Grand Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72913-3649
(479) 788-7000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $133
Out of State $364


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 3
  • Emily Styles
  • Jan-02-2014 I am a current student here

    It is a good price for tuition, however you are not guaranteed finishing your degree plan on time, due to the lack of teachers and classes.

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  • 4
  • LaTrisha from Hatfield, AR
  • Nov-05-2013 I am a current student here

    It's a pretty good price for everything except maybe housing. Make sure you pay attention to what you are picking out when choosing a housing contract.

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  • 5
  • Tanssia
  • Aug-27-2013 I am a current student here

    The price is the reason I chose this college. It's affordable.

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  • 5
  • Morgan from Cedarville, AR
  • Apr-02-2013 I am a current student here

    UAFS is still a small campus, and the prices are lower than most colleges. For example, most Animation degrees would cost $100,000 minimum. At UAFS the cost of an animation degree is under $50,0000 and the technology used in the classroom is still years ahead of many colleges.

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