Tuition & Fees

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Degree program costs at University of Fairfax

We understand that fitting your tuition costs into your budget is as important as earning the degree of your choice. At the University of Fairfax, we are committed to providing affordable education and provide transparent fee information. Costs are kept as low as possible while providing a quality educational experience.

Institutional Aid

The University of Fairfax offers a variety of financial aid in the form of grants, and fellowships to qualifying students. Our financial aid office can work with you to maximize your eligibility for institutional aid.

Direct institutional aid is awarded by the University in the form of scholarships, fellowships, payment plans and institutional loans. Availability of funding may vary by term. Students who are awarded institutional aid must remain in good academic standing and must meet their financial obligations to the University in order to continue to receive scholarship or fellowship disbursements. Eligibility for specific scholarships and fellowships may vary by program of study as described below.

Who is Eligible?

You may be eligible for institutional aid if you:

  • Complete a University of Fairfax Application
  • Obtain admission to the University of Fairfax
How to Qualify?
  • Institutional aid is based upon merit and/or need
  • Students qualify for only one institutional scholarship or fellowship at a time

Scholarships & Grants

Research Fellowships

The University has created several fellowship funds to support students conducting much needed cybersecurity research. These fellowships include:

For more information on how to apply and qualify for institutional aid, please request a personal consultation.

Veteran and Military Education Benefits

Whether you are preparing for life after your military service or looking to advance in your military career, you’ve come to the right place. The University of Fairfax is pushing the military community forward by offering relevant courses completely online. You can complete your coursework when it is convenient for you and benefit from the phenomenal support from our experienced faculty who understand the military lifestyle. It’s no wonder we are consistently ranked as one of the friendliest schools for the military personnel by the community.

If you participated in the Montgomery GI Bill® program, you can take advantage of these monthly benefit rates for full-time students:

* GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at

Transfer of Credits

We know that you’ve invested time, energy, and resources in prior education. The University of Fairfax believes in giving you credit for prior work, provided these courses are relevant to your chosen degree or certificate program, are of a comparable level and quality, and meet limits on total amount of transfer credit allowed (varies by degree program).

“My journey started with the university of Fairfax back in 2006; I deployed in that particular month, and was able to continue to pursue my studies, he described. There are so many people within the University of Fairfax that I’d like to thank.”

Dr. Claude L. Jenkins II

Doctorate of Information Assurance

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