Affording College

A college education is the best investment you can make in your future. It provides the foundation for unparalleled career choices and a higher quality of life.

There are several online tools which can help you understand your costs and plan for them, as well as help you apply for financial aid and scholarships.

 Tuition and Costs

Tuition and Fees Schedule

First Year Costs

Cost Calculator (Tuition Estimator)

Reduced Tuition with the Western Undergraduate Exchange

The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) program makes Arizona State University more affordable than most out-of-state universities.

Learn more about the WUE

ASU Scholarships

The deadline to apply for scholarships is Feb. 1, which includes the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with the ASU Financial Assistance Office by this date.

Scholarships are available to both new and continuing students, and both ASU and the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering offer scholarships for Poly students.

Steps to Apply

  1. Search for scholarships through the ASU Scholarship Portal.
  2. Review the unique eligibility requirements for scholarships returned through your search.
  3. For need-based scholarships, complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with ASU Financial Aid and Scholarship Services.
  4. Fully complete your scholarship application by Feb. 1. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Fulton Schools Scholarships

The Fulton Schools of Engineering also awards over 300 scholarships each year, totaling over $1 million dollars in scholarship funding to support our students. Visit to apply.

Financial Aid

ASU has many financial aid options. Almost everyone, regardless of income, can qualify for some form of financial aid. In fact, more than 70 percent of all ASU students receive some form of financial assistance every year.

Learn more: Financial Aid and Scholarship Services