What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Get a better idea of the tuition and fees charged by UGA in order to prepare effectively for the next 4-6 years. Examine the figures following to learn how UGA's cost stacks up to other colleges and if you should plan for tuition increases.
How do Tuition & Fees at UGA Compare With Other Schools?
The next table outlines how UGA measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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Discounted Tuition Available for Students Living in Georgia
UGA fees and tuition is dramatically lowered for students from Georgia. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $11,818 for the 2017 - 2018 year, 61.1% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $9,552 and fees $2,266.
UGA out-of-state undergrads paid $30,392 in tuition and fees in 2017 - 2018. $2,266 was fees, and $28,126 was charged for tuition.
The next table outlines the costs described above for the 2017 - 2018 academic year.
See UGA cost per credit hour here.
Are Tuition & Fees Increasing or Decreasing?
Tuition and Fees for out-of-state students attending University of Georgia grew with a standard annual rate of 1.8% over the past 5 years. In the same time period, tuition grew by 2.0% and fees grew by 0.5%. Based on this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees for this year will total $30,951.
For a two-year degree, we estimate tuition and fees will be $62,472 and for a four year degree to be $127,264. Remember, this does not include additional costs such as room and board, transportation, and books.
The subsequent chart reveals estimated future tuition and fees which includes residence based discounts for undergraduates at UGA.
Mainly due to inflation as well as other factors, 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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