What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Get a better idea of the tuition and fees charged by UARK in order to plan successfully for your college years. Examine the figures below to know how University of Arkansas' cost measures up to other schools and if you should plan for tuition increases.
Fees & Tuition Analysis
For nationwide, regional and statewide comparisons, view the following table to see how UARK measures up to other schools.
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In-State Students Can Receive a Discounted Tuition
UARK fees and tuition is dramatically reduced for students from Arkansas. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $9,062 for the 2017 - 2018 year, 62.7% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $7,384 and fees $1,678.
UARK out-of-state undergrads paid $24,308 in tuition and fees in 2017 - 2018. $1,678 was for fees, and $22,630 was charged for tuition.
The next table outlines the costs explained above for the 2017 - 2018 school year.
See UARK cost per credit hour here.
Are Tuition & Fees Increasing or Decreasing?
University of Arkansas tuition and fees for out-of-state students grew with a standard annual rate of 6.2% in the last 5 years. In the same time period, tuition grew by 6.0% and fees grew by 3.8%. Due to this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees for this year will total $25,803.
For a two-year degree, we estimate tuition and fees will be $53,193 and $113,129 for a four-year degree. Remember, this does not include additional costs including room and board, transportation, and books.
See what upcoming tuition and fees will be for UARK students including residence based discounts in the following chart.
Mainly due to inflation as well as other variables, the price of college tends to increase every year. For this reason your final year of college could be much more expensive than your first year.
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