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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.

2023-24 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.*

Billed by the Student Accounts Office

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

$7,070 $17,490 $11,310 $23,790
Fees $1,701 $1,701 $1,701 $1,701
Housing $8,200 $8,200 $8,200 $8,200
Food $6,990 $6,990 $6,990 $6,990
Total, Annual $23,961 $34,381 $28,201 $40,681

* 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. 

Please note that International students have an additional International Student fee of $180.00.

Tuition, Fees, and University Charges

2023-2024 Undergraduate Cost of Attendance

Per Semester Costs

Tuition (in-state, semester) $3,535.00
Fees $850.50
Housing $4,100.00
Food $3,495.00

Annual Costs

Tuition (in-state, annual) $7,070.00
Fees $1,701.00
Housing $8,200.00
Food $6,990.00
ANNUAL TOTAL $23,961.00

Charge  In-State    Non-Resident 
Tuition (12+ credits) $3,535.00 $8,745.00
Fees (12+ credits) $850.50 $850.50
Cost per credit hour 
(if registered as part-time)
$365.55 $778.55
Undergraduate cost per credit hour details    

Housing (per semester)

Rooms  2023-2024 
Double occupancy $4,100
Single occupancy* $4,800
Kitchen suite (double room) $4,300
Kitchen suite (single room)* $5,000
University Commons (double room) $4,300
University Commons (single room) $5,000
University Village (townhouse) $5,050
*includes elevator rooms  
All rates are subject to change pending approval.
Contact the Residence Life Office for more information.

Refund Schedule
Please note:
Per our student handbook, refund only occurs in the case of withdrawal from the university.


Withdrawal during period  8/21/23 - 8/28/23 8/29/23 - 10/10/23 10/11/23 - 12/15/23
Percentage Reduced 100% 50% 0%

Meal Plans (per semester), 2023-2024

FSA Meal Plan 2023-2024
Download the FSA 2023-2024 Meal Plan PDF


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

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