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 $10,458
Off-Campus Room and Board $10,264
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $9,824
$30,000-$48,000 $11,203
$48,000-$75,000 $15,305
$75,000-$110,000 $9,824
Over $110,000 $19,821

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 93% $5,164
Federal Grants 27% $4,879
Pell grants 27% $4,069
Other federal grants 8% $932
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 65% $2,606
Institutional grants or scholarships 66% $4,434
Student loan aid 36% $7,732
Federal student loans 35% $7,358
Other student loans 3% $13,184

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a challenging class 317 Up to $3,000
Take a foreign language class 186 Up to $5,000
Play a sport 153 Up to $1,500
Visit a college campus 301 Up to $6,000
Have work experience 195 Up to $10,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Do an extracurricular activity 300 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 152 Up to $6,000
Do community service 297 Up to $500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Florida State University Admissions

What is Florida State University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 49%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 38% of applicants
SAT Reading 600-670
SAT Math 590-660
SAT Writing 560-640
ACT Submissions 63% of applicants
Composite Score 26-30

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Florida State University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 33008
Living on campus 12%
Transfer Students 100%
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