The University of Tampa

Private, Four-years School Located in Tampa, FL

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How much is the The University of Tampa tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, The University of Tampa's tuition & fees is $33,424.
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 $51,214 when a student lives on-campus.

The University of Tampa Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$33,424
Books & Supplies Costs$1,500
On-campus Room & Board$12,160
On-campus Expenses$4,130
Off-campus Room & Board$12,000
Off-campus Expenses$8,500
2023-2024 Projection
Tuition & Fees$32,218

How Much Does it Cost to Go to The University of Tampa for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $146,685 at The University of Tampa. 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 $216,830. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $161,696.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$34,675$51,449$38,416
Sophomore (2024-25)$35,973$53,245$39,724
Junior (2025-26)$37,320$55,105$41,078
Senior (2026-27)$38,717$57,030$42,478
4 Years Total$146,685$216,830$161,696
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$35,973$53,245$39,724
Sophomore (2025-26)$37,320$55,105$41,078
Junior (2026-27)$38,717$57,030$42,478
Senior (2027-28)$40,166$59,024$43,927
4 Years Total$152,175$224,405$167,207
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$37,320$55,105$41,078
Sophomore (2026-27)$38,717$57,030$42,478
Junior (2027-28)$40,166$59,024$43,927
Senior (2028-29)$41,669$61,088$45,425
4 Years Total$157,872$232,247$172,908
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$38,717$57,030$42,478
Sophomore (2027-28)$40,166$59,024$43,927
Junior (2028-29)$41,669$61,088$45,425
Senior (2029-30)$43,229$63,224$46,976
4 Years Total$163,781$240,366$178,806
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$40,166$59,024$43,927
Sophomore (2028-29)$41,669$61,088$45,425
Junior (2029-30)$43,229$63,224$46,976
Senior (2030-31)$44,847$65,437$48,580
4 Years Total$169,912$248,772$184,908

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, The University of Tampa' tuition is higher than the average tuition of $20,937. Compared to private, four-years colleges in Florida, its tuition is higher than the average tuition of $19,195.
The University of Tampa$33,424
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 The University of Tampa 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.
The University of TampaTampa, FL$33,424$12,862
DeVry University-IllinoisNaperville, IL$17,488$17,552
Gonzaga UniversitySpokane, WA$53,500$20,244
Corban UniversitySalem, OR$37,208$9,488
Arkansas State UniversityJonesboro, AR$13,826$12,416
College of Mount Saint VincentBronx, NY$42,740$15,900
Springfield CollegeSpringfield, MA$43,707$36,311
Gwynedd Mercy UniversityGwynedd Valley, PA$38,310$15,789
Rockhurst UniversityKansas City, MO$43,420$20,418
Nicholls State UniversityThibodaux, LA$9,266$9,347
National UniversitySan Diego, CA$13,320$15,912

Financial Aid and COA

At The University of Tampa, 9,837 students (100%) 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 $12,563.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at The University of Tampa is $38,651 for students living on-campus and $42,861 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 3,092 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 $14,034 and the average amount of student loans is $7,934.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$51,214
COA (off-campus)$55,424
Tuition & Fees$33,424
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$17,790
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$22,000
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$38,651
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$42,861
Average Financial Aid$12,563
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship9,837100%$12,563
Pell Grants1,64117%$4,612
Federal Student Loan6,84970%$5,779
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid3,092100%-
Grants or Scholarships3,092100%$14,034
Federal Grants3,092100%$1,637
Pell Grants48716%$4,702
Other Federal Grants3,092100%$897
State/Local Grants55518%$4,257
Institutional Grants2,95896%$12,160
Student Loan Aid2,58183%$7,934
Federal Student Loans2,57083%$4,789
Other Student Loans62520%$13,074

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

The University of Tampa's acceptance rate is 53.55%. A total of 32,904 applicants applied to and 17,620 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 3,102 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 17.60%.
To apply to The University of Tampa, 5 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language). SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
Acceptance Rate53.55%57.67%51.50%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)17.60%17.90%17.44%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither Required Nor Recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered But Not Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

Student Population

The University of Tampa has a total of 10,566 students including 9,602 undergraduate and 964 graduate students. By gender, there are 4,236 male students and 6,558 female students attending The University of Tampa. The school offers online degree programs and 15 students enrolled online exclusively (0.14% of all students).
Total10,794 4,2366,558
Undergraduate9,838 3,8565,982
Graduate956 380576

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address401 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered82 Programs
Online Program Offered2 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered18 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate41.00%
Student Population10,566
Graduation Rate65%
Retention Rate81% (Full-time), 60% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate17 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties390 (Full-time), 509 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs816 (Full-time), 539 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$84,809
Average Staff Salary$67,564