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Tuition and Fees


We are committed to keeping Fork Union Military Academy attainable, affordable, and accessible for as many mission-appropriate students as we can.

We will always work with each family on a personal basis to keep our quality college prep boarding school education available for families across a broad spectrum of socio-economic and demographic backgrounds.

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Tuition for Academic Year 2022-2023

Student Type Total Tuition & Fees* New Cadet Uniform Cost
Day Student $19,150 $2,100
Domestic Boarding Student $37,900 $3,100
International Boarding Student $46,150 $3,100
Postgraduate Football Boarding Student $23,120 $2,150
Postgraduate Basketball Boarding Student $30,510 $2,450

*Total Tuition & Fees includes tuition, meals, fees, and boarding costs. Uniform costs are in addition to total tuition and fees.


Scholarships and Financial Aid

Financial assistance is available for mission-appropriate students who will be an asset to our Corps of Cadets and whose family may need help affording a private school education. 

More than half of our enrolled students receive some amount of need-based financial aid each year.

Learn more about scholarships and financial aid.


Payment Plans

Fork Union Military Academy offers families three payment plan options:

  • One payment
  • Two payments
    (requires additional one-time $500 administrative fee)
  • Monthly, semi-monthly, or bi-weekly payment plans over ten months 
    (requires additional one-time $500 administrative fee)

Payment plans begin July 1 and must be completed by the end of April. 

Payment plans are managed through FACTS Tuition Management. 

On College T-Shirt Day our seniors wear a t-shirt from the college they plan to attend
On College T-Shirt Day, our seniors wear a t-shirt from the college they plan to attend. Our seniors attain a 100% college acceptance rate each year.

What does tuition include?

Your tuition total includes:

  • academic instruction
  • coaching and mentoring
  • lab fees
  • required textbooks
  • internet access and email
  • access to computer labs
  • 24-hour access to the Infirmary staffed by our registered nurses
  • haircuts
  • athletic and recreational facilities
  • clubs and extracurricular activities
  • access to the Academy's library
  • meals in the Estes Dining Hall
  • dual-occupancy room and facilities for boarding students

What is not included in tuition?

You may incur some incidental costs for such things as:

  • student's school supplies
  • dual-credit college courses
  • ESL classes
  • resource program for academic support
  • standardized tests
  • special transportation needs
  • special activities and trips
  • single-occupancy room
  • medical insurance for international students
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