About Fort Valley State University

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Fort Valley State University cost?

Fort Valley State University Cost of Attendance
In-state $5,594
Out-of-state $5,594
On-Campus Room and Board $7,950
Off-Campus Room and Board $8,000
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $11,834
$30,000-$48,000 $11,834
$48,000-$75,000 $16,582
$75,000-$110,000 $17,192
Over $110,000 $16,916

Fort Valley State University Financial Aid and Debt

19%

Students paying down their debt

$36,500

Typical Total Student Debt

$377

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 98% $5,689
Federal Grants 83% $5,416
Pell grants 83% $4,753
Other federal grants 35% $591
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 37% $4,125
Institutional grants or scholarships 15% $2,267
Student loan aid 91% $6,714
Federal student loans 91% $7,434
Other student loans 3% $4,350

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have perfect attendance for a year 186 Up to $750
Play a sport 133 Up to $600
Take a foreign language class 148 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 253 Up to $6,000
Have work experience 118 Up to $6,000
Attend a summer program 119 Up to $4,500
Do an extracurricular activity 246 Up to $1,120

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Fort Valley State University Admissions

What is Fort Valley State University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 26%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 57% of applicants
SAT Reading 380-470
SAT Math 390-470
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 43% of applicants
Composite Score 10-19

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Fort Valley State University Campus Life

20:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Forbes Ranking

8%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

25%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2267
Living on campus 15%
Transfer Students 29%
Under Age 25 27%
Gender Balance
Men
43%
Women
57%

Student Diversity

18%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
90.29%
White
5.21%
Unknown
2.27%
Hispanic or Latino
1.92%
Asian
0.24%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.04%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.04%

Fort Valley State University Graduation Success

75%

First Year Student Retention

8%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$28,200

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Fort Valley State University

The mission of Fort Valley State University is to advance the cause of education with emphasis upon fulfilling commitments that our community members have undertaken collectively. As an institution of the University System of Georgia, Fort Valley State University naturally embraces the principles articulated by the Core Mission Statement for State Universities as approved by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia. The university's primary commitments include, among others, enhancement of teacher training programs grounded upon a liberal arts foundation, as reflective of over 110 years of experience and tradition. Additionally, the university recognizes with great pride and desires to further its responsibilities as Georgia's only 1890 Land Grant institution by offering programming excellence in agriculture, agribusiness, family and consumer sciences, extension, technology and military science and leadership, as well as to further its traditions of excellence in programs in the liberal arts and humanities, social sciences, and natural and physical sciences.

Address

1005 State University Dr
Fort Valley, GA

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Fringe Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify