Cost & 2+2 Scholarship

Tuition and Fees 2023-2024 Republic of Panama


Students who are citizens of a Latin American or Caribbean country enrolled at FSU-Panama are eligible for our “2+2” scholarship program, which allows them to complete up to 2 years of undergraduate studies at our main campus in Tallahassee paying in-state tuition (an estimated annual savings of $15,000).

For additional information on our “2+2” scholarship program please contact our office of Admissions and Records.

The following general criteria apply:

  • Be a citizen of a Latin American or Caribbean country. Eligible Latin American and Caribbean countries and territories are: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Caribbean Netherlands, Cayman Islands, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, EL Salvador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Grenada, Guadaloupe, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Mexico, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, St. Barthelemy, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Maarten/St. Martin, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Uruguay, U.S. Virgin Islands, and Venezuela.
  • Be officially admitted as a regular degree- seeking student by FSU.
  • Complete at least 60 credit hours of course work at FSU Panama.
  • Have a grade point average of at least 3.0 (on a scale of 4.0) on all FSU coursework.
  • Complete the “Liberal Studies Requirement” (consists of thirty-six credit hours in the areas of English Composition, History/Social Science, Humanities/Fine Arts, and Natural Sciences).


Estimated Annual Cost of Undergraduate Studies
at the FSU Main Campus in Tallahassee
2023-2024 (subject to change)

With 2+2
Without 2+2
On-Campus Housing
Food (Meal Plan)

*The above totals do not include the cost of health insurance. Students who do not show proof of existing comparable coverage may enroll in the university-sponsored plan at a cost of $3,375/year.


FSU Panama accepts payments through personal checks, VISA, Master Card, CLAVE, drafts against a U.S. bank, and wire transfers. The Installment Plan allows students to pay their semester tuition in three installments for an additional fee of $50.00. Payments should be processed in our offices and not online.

We also accept the following forms of financial assistance:

  • Florida Residents: Florida Pre-Paid and Bright Futures
  • Panamanian students: IFARHU loans and scholarships from SENACYT.
  • U.S. students: Federal Student Aid through FAFSA. Apply at
  • Veterans of the U.S Armed Forces: Veterans Educational Benefits for veterans and their dependants


When applying for Veterans Educational Benefits, students or parents must use the following address as the school address:

Florida State University Panama
A4300 University Center
PO Box 3062431
Tallahassee, FL 32306


Students who officially withdraw from the university prior to the end of drop/add will be eligible for a refund of 100 percent of tuition assessed, adjusted for waivers and any other outstanding charges. Full refund policy here: