Paying for college
College is worth the investment
Understanding the cost of college can be overwhelming at first. VSU provides these resources to assist with navigating the financial investment of your college experience.
Tuition and Fees
The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia approves tuition and fees each school year. Rates are usually effective each Fall, but are subject to change according to Board policy. The chart below shows a Total Estimated Cost of Attendance.
Out of State *
|Tuition & Fees,
15 hours (on campus)
|Housing (minimum rate)||2,347||2,347|
|Total per term||8,501||15,410|
|Total 2 Semesters||17,002||30,820|
*Alabama, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee may qualify for in-state tuition.
Learn more about Valdosta State University's tuition and fees.
Return on Investment
People with college degrees have higher life-time earnings and lower unemployment rates.
Source: Southern Regional Education Board SREB.org
Financial Aid and Scholarships
Financial Aid and Scholarships are a helpful way to offset the total cost of education each semester.