How much does Fort Valley State University cost?

Fort Valley State University Cost of Attendance
In-state $6,658
Out-of-state $19,738
On-Campus Room and Board $8,372
Off-Campus Room and Board $8,000
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $13,470
$30,000-$48,000 $14,673
$48,000-$75,000 $17,292
$75,000-$110,000 $13,470
Over $110,000 $19,168

Fort Valley 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 98% $6,689
Federal Grants 78% $5,309
Pell grants 78% $4,949
Other federal grants 21% $575
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 28% $4,327
Institutional grants or scholarships 18% $6,077
Student loan aid 89% $6,830
Federal student loans 89% $7,149
Other student loans 8% $6,478

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do community service 304 Up to $500
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Fort Valley State University Admissions

What is Fort Valley State University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 61%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 55% of applicants
SAT Reading 433-580
SAT Math 400-490
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 30% of applicants
Composite Score 16-20

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Fort Valley State University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2344
Living on campus 18%
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

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


1005 State University Dr
Fort Valley, GA

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Fringe Town
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