2022 Tuition and Comparison Chart

2022 Tuition & fees

The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus are $9,410 for Arkansas residents and $14,630 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 3.61% from last year.
The 2022 graduate tuition & fees are $6,894 for Arkansas residents and $9,882 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition & fees have increased by 0.73% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2022 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over the last 5 years.
2022 Southern Arkansas University Main Campus Tuition & fees
YearUndergraduateGraduate
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-StateArkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
2018$8,346$12,156$6,038$8,558
2019$8,676$12,786$6,234$8,970
2020$8,980$13,480$6,582$9,462
2021$9,080$14,120$6,894$9,810
2022$9,410$14,630$6,894$9,882

2022 Living Costs

The 2022 average on-campus living costs is $13,772 including room & board and other living expenses (a student lives in on-campus housing such as dormitory and school-owned apartment). For students living in off-campus housing, the average living cost is $15,401.
The living cost at the school has increased by 1.79% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.
2022 Living Costs
YearOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2018$7,066$5,557$7,066$7,094
2019$6,993$5,672$6,993$7,242
2020$7,188$5,882$7,188$7,495
2021$7,418$6,112$7,418$7,725
2022$7,595$6,177$7,595$7,806

2022 Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

The 2022 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,600 at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus. The books & supplies cost stays same as last year.
The following table and chart show the 2022 books & supplies costs and the trends over the last 5 years.
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus 2022 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2018$1,600
2019$1,600
2020$1,600
2021$1,600
2022$1,600

2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2022 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus is $314 for Arkansas residents and $488 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 27.75% from last year.
The 2022 graduate tuition per credit hour is $293 for Arkansas residents and $459 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 2.91% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2022 tuition per credit hour and its trends over the last 5 years.
2022 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearUndergraduateGraduate
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-StateArkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
2018$228$355$285$425
2019$228$365$285$437
2020$214$364$280$440
2021$214$382$284$446
2022$314$488$293$459