Paying for Arkansas

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$25,872 ($9,384)
Graduate Tuition & Fees
$22,121 ($8,841)
On-campus Living Costs
$15,660
Off-campus Living Costs
$15,660
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$802 ($252)
Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$1,168 ($431)

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of University of Arkansas are $9,384 for Arkansas residents and $25,872 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the tuition & fees are $8,841 for Arkansas residents and $22,121 for out-of-state students.
Compare to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas, both undergraduate and graduate tuition & fees are expensive.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of California-Riverside and Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, tuition & fees of University of Arkansas is average where the average tuition & fees of the schools are $30,586.
The average living cost of the school is $15,660 when a student lives in on-campus housing. When a student lives off-campus, the average living cost is $15,660.

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2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Arkansas are $9,384 for Arkansas residents and $25,872 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 2.80% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees are $8,841 for Arkansas residents and $22,121 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition & fees have increased by 2.76% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Trends Table

2020 Tuition & fees
YearUndergraduateGraduate
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-StateArkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
2016$8,522$21,826$8,096$18,672
2017$8,820$23,168$8,350$19,813
2018$9,062$24,308$8,571$20,792
2019$9,130$25,168$8,612$21,526
2020$9,384$25,872$8,841$22,121

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2020 Living Costs

The 2020 average on-campus living costs is $15,660 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 $15,660.
The living cost at the school has increased by 2.19% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.

Living Costs Trends

2020 Living Costs
YearOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2016$9,880$4,104$9,880$4,104
2017$10,332$4,104$10,332$4,104
2018$10,704$4,104$10,704$4,104
2019$11,020$4,304$11,020$4,304
2020$11,330$4,330$11,330$4,330

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2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,100 at University of Arkansas. The books & supplies cost has increased by 5.16% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 books & supplies costs and the trends over the last 5 years.

Books & Supplies Costs Trends

University of Arkansas 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,000
2017$1,046
2018$1,046
2019$1,046
2020$1,100

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

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2020 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2020 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at University of Arkansas is $252 for Arkansas residents and $802 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 2.69% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition per credit hour is $431 for Arkansas residents and $1,168 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 2.64% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition per credit hour and its trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Table

2020 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearUndergraduateGraduate
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-StateArkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
2016$234$678$400$988
2017$240$718$410$1,047
2018$246$754$420$1,099
2019$246$781$420$1,138
2020$252$802$431$1,168

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart