Compare the Cost

Georgia Southwestern offers an excellent education at a competitive price. Below you can compare our prices with other Georgia Universities. Not only do we offer one of the best values in Georgia, we do it with new residence halls and numerous freshman scholarships. The prices below are based on the Fall 2013 semester for in-state, beginning freshmen, taking 15 or more hours. Some university's residence hall prices will vary depending on type of room and age of hall.

2013-14 New Freshmen Tuition and Fees

 

 

Georgia
Southwestern

Valdosta
State

North Georgia
College

Columbus
State

Georgia
Southern

Georgia
College

Tuition$2,312$2,487$2,487$2,487$2,487$3,400
Mandatory Fees$650$955$859$880$1046$926
Housing (Private)
Suite Style
$2,380
Private Bedroom
2 per Bath
$2,430
Private Bedroom
2 per Bath
$2,972
Private Bedroom
2 per Bath
$2,820
Private Bedroom
Private Bath
$3,010
Private Bedroom
2 per Bath
$3,462
Private Bedroom
2 per Bath
Housing (Shared)
Suite Style
$1,780
Shared Bedroom
2 per Bath
$2,180
Shared Bedroom
4 per Bath
$2,471
Shared Bedroom
4 per Bath
$2,645
Private Bedroom
2 per 
Bath
$2,720
Shared Bedroom
2 per Bath
$2,738
Shared Bedroom
4 per Bath
Meal Plan (Highest Plan)$1,537$1,832$1,890$1,764$1,800$2,000
Parking Fee(Annual) $18(Annual) $50Included with fees$20(Annual) $150$69

TOTAL (Private Room)$6,897
$13,776/year
$7,754
$15,458/year
$8,208
$16,416/year
$7,971
$15,942/year
$8,493
$16,836/year
$9,857
$19,714/year
TOTAL (Shared Room)$6,297
$12,576/year
$7,504
$14,958/year
$7,707
$15,414/year
$7,796
$15,592/year
$8,203
$16,256/year
$9,133
$18,266/year
Yearly Savings by
Attending GSW
(Shared Option)
Best 
Value
$2,382$2,838 $3,016 $3,680$5,690