Estimated Necessary Expenses for an Academic Year

Estimates of necessary expenses listed below are for the 2018-19 academic year for a typical undergraduate student taking 30 credit hours per academic year at the University of Arkansas:

Name Undergraduate Resident Undergraduate Non-Resident
Tuition* $7,384.00 $23,421.00
University Fees** $1,745.00 $1,745.00
Books $1,046.00 $1,046.00
Personal Expenses $2,066.00 $2,066.00
Transportation $2,238.00 $2,238.00
Room*** $7,090.00 $7,090.00
Board*** $3,820.00 $3,820.00
TOTAL**** $24,916 $40,162

When paying tuition, room and board, and associated fees, anticipated financial aid for a current semester may be deducted when it is listed as anticipated aid on the student's account. Students receiving financial aid are strongly encouraged to have sufficient personal funds available to purchase books and to meet necessary expenses for at least one month at the start of school as some aid funds may not be available for disbursement.

The latest information regarding costs and other aspects of university life may be obtained by calling or writing the Office of Admissions, 200 Hunt Hall, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701. In Arkansas call 1-800-377-8632; from outside of Arkansas call 479-575-5346.