About Arizona State University (ASU)
On Campus Housing
Arizona State University commonly referred to as ASU or Arizona State is a public metropolitan research university with five campuses across the Phoenix metropolitan area and four regional learning centers throughout Arizona.
ASU was established back in the year 1886 under the name ‘Territorial Normal School’. The name was later changed in the year 1958 and was viewed as the first higher educational institution in Arizona. ASU is also considered as one of the largest universities in the United States.
Various academic affiliation of this university are -
URA: Universities Research Association
APLU: Association of Public and Land grant Universities
ABOR: Arizona Board of Regents
PLUS Alliance: University Innovation Alliance
Right now, there are more than 51,585 students from various parts of the world enrolled in different programs to build a good career from one of the nation’s leading institutions.
ASU offers over 115 online programs in majors such as business management, information technology, human services, and more.
ASU also has also managed to have a good retention rate of 88% for full-time candidates.
The university is recognized and is nationally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).
Where does ASU stand? The following are the rankings provided to Arizona State University according to US News and Forbes.
The institution is ranked 2 in U.S. online graduate programs.
Ranked 117 in National Universities.
80 in Best Colleges for Veterans.
10 in Best Undergraduate Teaching.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
I learned law so well, the day I graduated I sued the college, won the case, and got my tuition back - Fred Allen.
No, you don’t have to be so bad! However, paying for your tuition might be that annoying with no proper assistance.
The total undergraduate college fee of a student will depend upon the program of study.
Basic cost for an undergraduate student (on-campus) is $11,338.
Basic cost for an undergraduate student (off-campus) is $29,428.
Room & Board and other expenses come to $13,164 and $3,430.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$69,074 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
ASU offers the programs which are affordable, if a student is in need of any financial assistance, ASU provides them with different need based aid.
Scholarships are available for both freshmen and international students. Other forms of Financial Aids include student loans (to be repaid along with interest), grants (students do not need to repay), and work-study opportunities.
The students receive 12,060 as average financial aid. Students interested can fill up the FAFSA.
Arizona State University FAFSA Code is 001081.