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Tuition and Fees

As a public university, Fredonia ensures financial accessibility by keeping net costs lower than most four-year institutions of higher education.

Quality + Affordability = Value

$8 million

in merit- and need-based scholarships awarded each year.

3 out of 4

incoming first-year students receive scholarships and/or grants.

Excelsior Scholarship

Fredonia will help you understand the Excelsior Scholarship process

Committed to Affordability

Fredonia provides students with a rigorous education and the ability to graduate with less debt than the national average. Students more easily begin a career or attend graduate school after earning a bachelor's degree.

2020-21 Yearly Costs at Fredonia

Fredonia is committed to assisting students and parents in making it as affordable as possible. When you’re preparing to apply for financial aid, it’s helpful to know approximately what your costs will be. The chart below will serve as a guide for estimating your full-time education costs at Fredonia for 2020-21.*

Billed by the Student Accounts Office

  NY State resident - Undergraduate, Annual Out-of-state resident - Undergraduate, Annual NY State resident - Graduate, Annual Out-of-state resident - Graduate, Annual

$7,070 $16,980 $11,310 $23,100
Fees $1,472 $1,472 $1,472 $1,472
Room $7,650 $7,650 $7,650 $7,650
Food $5,530 $5,530 $5,530 $5,530
Total, Annual $21,722 $31,632 $25,962 $37,752

* Other non-billed costs, such as books and supplies, transportation and other personal expenses, may vary by student between $1,500 and $2,000 for an academic year.

Tuition, Fees, and University Charges

Per Semester Costs

Tuition (in-state, semester) $3,535.00
Fees $736.00
Room $3,825.00
Board $2,765.00

Annual Costs

Tuition (in-state, annual) $7,070.00
Fees $1,472.00
Room $7,650.00
Board $5,530.00
ANNUAL TOTAL $21,722.00

  In-State   Non-Resident
Tuition (12+ credits) $3,535.00 $8,490.00
Fees (12+ credits) $736.50 $736.50
Cost per credit hour 
(if registered as part-time)
$355.95 $768.95
Undergraduate cost per credit hour details    

Housing (per semester)

Rooms 2020-2021
Double occupancy $3,825
Single occupancy* $4,225
Kitchen suite (double room) $4,025
Kitchen suite (single room)* $4,425
University Commons single $4,425
University Commons double $4,025
University Village (townhouse) $4,625
*includes elevator rooms  
All rates are subject to change pending approval.
Contact the Residence Life Office for more information.

Refund Schedule


Withdrawal during period  2/3/21 - 2/9/21 2/10/21 - 3/25/21 3/26/21 - 5/14/21
Percentage Reduced 100% 50% 0%
Please note: Per our student handbook, refunds only apply to withdrawal from the University.


Meal Plans (per semester), 2020-2021

View details of all FSA Meal Plans, 1-8 (PDF) Cost Per Semester
Meal Plan #1 $2,765
Meal Plan #2 $2,625
Meal Plan #3 $2,480
Meal Plan #4 $2,450
Meal Plan #5 $2,575
Meal Plan #6 $2,200
Meal Plan #7 $925
Meal Plan #8 $700
Meal Plan C-75 $75
All rates are subject to change pending approval 
Contact the FSA Office at (716) 673-3417 ext. 6228 for more information.

Personal expenses, transportation, books, etc.  These costs will vary by student. Fredonia suggests budgeting $1,000 - $1,250.

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