How much does Florida State University cost?

Florida State University Cost of Attendance
In-state $5,656
Out-of-state $18,786
On-Campus Room and Board $11,088
Off-Campus Room and Board $10,264
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $5,360
$30,000-$48,000 $6,816
$48,000-$75,000 $10,583
$75,000-$110,000 $5,360
Over $110,000 $16,000

Florida State University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 97% $7,685
Federal Grants 28% $5,812
Pell grants 28% $4,768
Other federal grants 12% $818
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 84% $6,313
Institutional grants or scholarships 65% $3,944
Student loan aid 29% $6,725
Federal student loans 29% $6,932
Other student loans 2% $11,727

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do an extracurricular activity 264 Up to $3,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 187 Up to $2,100
Have work experience 191 Up to $12,000
Attend a summer program 126 Up to $4,500
Play a sport 135 Up to $1,500
Do community service 268 Up to $500
Take a foreign language class 176 Up to $5,000
Take a challenging class 275 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Florida State University Admissions

What is Florida State University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 32%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 65% of applicants
SAT Reading 620-680
SAT Math 600-670
SAT Writing 560-640
ACT Submissions 35% of applicants
Composite Score 27-31

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Florida State University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 32543
Living on campus 13%
Transfer Students 6%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

3 Student Testimonials



Freshman · Criminology

I was able to study abroad for my freshman year in Spain. Completing most of my core requirements in a beautiful location, with small class sizes, lots of hands on learning and making great friends to return to Tallahassee with for Sophomore year. In addition, I’m now considered an in state student for tuition purposes for the rest of my undergraduate years for completing the program.



Freshman · Education

There are plenty of different diverse clubs and opportunities. I love the picturesque campus and the college atmosphere.



Freshman · Psychology

I like the look of the campus overall and it offers a lot of resources to help you adjust. There are a lot of supportive staff that actually listen to you and I’ve personally enjoyed some of my classes.

Florida State University Graduation Success

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About Florida State University


222 S. Copeland Street
Tallahassee, FL

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Research Universities
Setting Midsize City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify