Full Sail University

Private, Four-years School Located in Winter Park, FL

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How much is the Full Sail tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Full Sail's tuition & fees is $26,417.
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 $42,267 when a student lives off-campus.

Full Sail Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$26,417
Books & Supplies Costs$530
Off-campus Room & Board$8,400
Off-campus Expenses$6,920
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$27,168

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Full Sail for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $106,777 at Full Sail. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is -$nan. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to -$nan.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$26,527-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2024-25)$26,638-$nan-$nan
Junior (2025-26)$26,750-$nan-$nan
Senior (2026-27)$26,862-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$106,777-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$26,638-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2025-26)$26,750-$nan-$nan
Junior (2026-27)$26,862-$nan-$nan
Senior (2027-28)$26,974-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$107,224-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$26,750-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2026-27)$26,862-$nan-$nan
Junior (2027-28)$26,974-$nan-$nan
Senior (2028-29)$27,087-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$107,672-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$26,862-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2027-28)$26,974-$nan-$nan
Junior (2028-29)$27,087-$nan-$nan
Senior (2029-30)$27,200-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$108,122-$nan-$nan
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$26,974-$nan-$nan
Sophomore (2028-29)$27,087-$nan-$nan
Junior (2029-30)$27,200-$nan-$nan
Senior (2030-31)$27,314-$nan-$nan
4 Years Total$108,574-$nan-$nan

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Full Sail' tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $20,937. Compared to private, four-years colleges in Florida, its tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $19,195.
In-StateOut-of-State
Full Sail University$26,417
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 Full Sail and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (private, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationUndergraduateGraduate
Full Sail UniversityWinter Park, FL$26,417$19,401
Strayer University-FloridaTampa, FL$13,920$15,135

Financial Aid and COA

At Full Sail University, 16,319 students (67%) 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 $8,724.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Full Sail is $33,543 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 3,464 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 $8,531 and the average amount of student loans is $8,038.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (off-campus)$42,267
Tuition & Fees$26,417
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$15,850
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$33,543
Average Financial Aid$8,724
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship16,31967%$8,724
Pell Grants12,67252%$6,225
Federal Student Loan13,98358%$10,964
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid3,46478%-
Grants or Scholarships3,27174%$8,531
Federal Grants2,53957%$5,014
Pell Grants2,53957%$4,967
Other Federal Grants3167%$381
State/Local Grants2125%$1,780
Institutional Grants2,22250%$6,658
Student Loan Aid2,97467%$8,038
Federal Student Loans2,96367%$6,605
Other Student Loans1554%$27,963

Student Population

Full Sail University has a total of 26,737 students including 25,532 undergraduate and 1,205 graduate students. By gender, there are 17,597 male students and 8,025 female students attending Full Sail. The school offers online degree programs and 21,969 students enrolled online exclusively (82.17% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Total25,622 17,5978,025
Undergraduate24,187 16,8037,384
Graduate1,435 794641

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address3300 University Blvd, Winter Park, FL
Phone407-679-0100
WEBwww.fullsail.edu
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered80 Programs
Online Program Offered22 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered13 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population26,737
Graduation Rate41%
Transfer-out Rate1%
Retention Rate76%
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate34 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties772 (Full-time), 41 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs2,204 (Full-time), 68 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$45,470
Average Staff Salary$59,966