Florida International University

Public, Four-years School Located in Miami, FL

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How much is the FIU tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, FIU's tuition & fees is $6,565 for Florida residents and $18,963 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $24,881 for Florida residents and $37,279 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

FIU Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Florida Residents Tuition & Fees$6,565
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$18,963
Books & Supplies Costs$1,350
On-campus Room & Board$11,600
On-campus Expenses$5,366
Off-campus Room & Board$13,994
Off-campus Expenses$6,352
2023-2024 Estimates
Florida Residents Tuition & Fees$6,565
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$18,963

How Much Does it Cost to Go to FIU for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $75,852 at FIU. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $153,569. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $127,033.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$18,963$36,862$30,228
Sophomore (2024-25)$18,963$37,845$31,211
Junior (2025-26)$18,963$38,883$32,249
Senior (2026-27)$18,963$39,978$33,344
4 Years Total$75,852$153,569$127,033
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$18,963$37,845$31,211
Sophomore (2025-26)$18,963$38,883$32,249
Junior (2026-27)$18,963$39,978$33,344
Senior (2027-28)$18,963$41,134$34,500
4 Years Total$75,852$157,841$131,305
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$18,963$38,883$32,249
Sophomore (2026-27)$18,963$39,978$33,344
Junior (2027-28)$18,963$41,134$34,500
Senior (2028-29)$18,963$42,352$35,718
4 Years Total$75,852$162,348$135,812
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$18,963$39,978$33,344
Sophomore (2027-28)$18,963$41,134$34,500
Junior (2028-29)$18,963$42,352$35,718
Senior (2029-30)$18,963$43,638$37,004
4 Years Total$75,852$167,102$140,566
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$18,963$41,134$34,500
Sophomore (2028-29)$18,963$42,352$35,718
Junior (2029-30)$18,963$43,638$37,004
Senior (2030-31)$18,963$44,994$38,360
4 Years Total$75,852$172,118$145,582

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, FIU' tuition is higher than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Florida, its tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $8,844.
In-StateOut-of-State
Florida International University$6,565$18,963
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Florida Four-years Colleges$17,068
Public Schools$4,190$8,844
Private Schools$19,195

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between FIU and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationIn-StateOut-of-State
Florida International UniversityMiami, FL$6,565$18,963
University of South FloridaTampa, FL$6,410$17,324
The University of West FloridaPensacola, FL$6,360$19,241

Financial Aid and COA

At Florida International University, 27,424 students (59%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $6,634.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at FIU is $30,645 for students living on-campus and $34,025 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 2,616 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $11,087 and the average amount of student loans is $5,614.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Florida ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$24,881$37,279
COA (off-campus)$28,261$40,659
Tuition & Fees$6,565$18,963
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$18,316$18,316
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$21,696$21,696
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$18,247$30,645
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$21,627$34,025
Average Financial Aid$6,634$6,634
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship27,42459%$6,634
Pell Grants24,54453%$5,010
Federal Student Loan9,88921%$7,236
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid2,61691%-
Grants or Scholarships2,55589%$11,087
Federal Grants1,39148%$5,833
Pell Grants1,39148%$5,455
Other Federal Grants71825%$733
State/Local Grants2,12574%$5,046
Institutional Grants2,15575%$4,404
Student Loan Aid2,45886%$5,614
Federal Student Loans2,45686%$5,498
Other Student Loans231%$12,896
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,4891,448$10,944
0-30,000661661$12,939
30,001-48,000391391$11,810
48,001-75,000264264$9,064
75,001-110,0009793$5,580
110,001 or more7639$2,511

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

FIU's acceptance rate is 64.01%. A total of 16,406 applicants applied to and 10,502 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 4,061 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 38.67%.
To apply to FIU, 5 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants16,4066,431$9,975
Admitted10,5024,094$6,408
Enrolled4,0611,745$2,316
Acceptance Rate64.01%63.66%64.24%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)38.67%42.62%36.14%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered But Not Required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither Required Nor Recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesConsidered But Not Required
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are required to apply to FIU. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,150 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 24.
Its SAT score is similar to the national average score of 1,168. The ACT score is similar to the national average score of 24.
Average25th75th
SAT Total1,1501,0601,240
National Average1,168
Florida Average1,154
SAT EBRW590550630
SAT Math560510610
ACT Composite242127
National Average24
Florida Average24
ACT Math221826
ACT English242127

Student Population

Florida International University has a total of 55,609 students including 45,688 undergraduate and 9,921 graduate students. By gender, there are 24,109 male students and 32,555 female students attending FIU. The school offers online degree programs and 14,804 students enrolled online exclusively (26.62% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Total56,664 24,10932,555
Undergraduate46,415 20,16026,255
Graduate10,249 3,9496,300

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address11200 S. W. 8 Street, Miami, FL
Phone305-348-2000
WEBwww.fiu.edu
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered260 Programs
Online Program Offered42 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered136 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate63.86%
Yield39.95%
Student Population55,609
Graduation Rate69%
Transfer-out Rate17%
Retention Rate91% (Full-time), 86% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate24 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties1,401 (Full-time), 967 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs5,547 (Full-time), 1,027 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$92,273
Average Staff Salary$66,515