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Whether you are a high school student or a transfer student looking to attend Barry University, we encourage you to become part of our 3,000+ undergraduate student body. Gain a global perspective without leaving campus by interacting with students and faculty from all over the world. We pride ourselves in having a culturally diverse, yet close-knit community where students can flourish and learn from one another.

Looking for that one-on-one attention in the classroom? Barry University provides small class sizes with a low student to faculty ratio (averaging 15:1). Our faculty will ensure you receive the very best, individualized attention throughout your entire academic experience.

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Academics Undergraduate Programs

What do you want to be when you grow up? It's a question you've heard since your childhood. Choosing a course for your future takes a lot of assessment self-examination and perseverance. 

At Barry University you´ll have all the tools you need to do just from the moment you become part of our community. We offer more than fifty undergraduate majors in virtually every field of interest. 

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Meet Us on the Road

Most students find it beneficial to visit Barry’s campus in Miami to determine if it is the right university for them. We understand that it is not always possible to make time for this kind of travel.

With our Meet Us on the Road program, there are several cities across the country we are able to tour to bring the Barry experience closer to you. Check out our campaign schedule to see where and when you can meet with a representative to explore your interest in Barry.

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Invest in Education Financial Aid

Maybe, by the time you’ve arrived, you’re already able to see your path clearly. Maybe you'll need our help finding or refining it along the way. Either way, we at Barry University know that your path needs to be affordable, too.

That is why we have a fantastic merit-based scholarship program, with awards up to $17,000 based upon your cumulative GPA and standardized test scores, available if you are a full-time degree seeking undergraduate student.

At Barry, merit-based scholarships are determined by GPAs and test scores. These scholarships are available for freshmen (including test optional), transfers, international, DACA, and Dreamer applicants.

You don't even need a separate application to find out if you are eligible for our merit-based scholarships! When you submit your admissions application, we will automatically determine your eligibility for and award your Barry merit-based scholarship upon acceptance.

We also participate in the full array of federal and state financial aid programs. In order to determine your eligibility for these programs, you need submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Since funds may be limited, we encourage you to complete the FAFSA as soon as possible to ensure maximum financial aid eligibility.

Over 90% of our student body receives some form of financial assistance. Our office manages approximately $150 million in student financial aid for eligible students, from a variety of sources. You can afford the benefits of a private college education. We will work with you to determine exactly what you are eligible for.

Learn more about Financial Aid Submit your FAFSA

Barry's Federal School Code is 001466

How To Pay For College Net Price Calculator

Welcome! We’re glad you’re exploring how to plan and pay for your college education at Barry University. The Net Price Calculator helps you get a personalized estimate of your “net price” as an undergraduate student.
Net price is the difference between the full cost of attendance to Barry (including tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and meals, and other related expenses) minus any estimated grants and scholarships for which you may be eligible.

Scholarships and Grants

  • Merit-based Scholarships Scholarships

    When you apply to Barry University, you are automatically considered for one of these 5 scholarships based on academic merit – no special forms are required.

  • Talent Scholarships Scholarships

    Talent Scholarships include: Pep Band Grant, Cheerleading Scholarship, and the Barry University Athletic Award.

  • Leadership and Service Scholarships Scholarships

    Leadership and Service Scholarships include: Barry Stamps Scholars Program, Dominican Leadership Award, RaiseMe Micro-Scholarships, and more.

  • Other Barry Funded Scholarships and Grants Scholarships and Grants

    Other Barry Funded Scholarships and Grants include: Women of Tomorrow Scholarship, Catholic High School Grant, Alumni Legacy Grant, and more.

  • Barry University Access Grants Grants

    Available grants include the Barry Access Grant and the Barry Housing Grant.

  • Barry Scholarship System Scholarship System

    Students can browse and apply for other available institutional and endowed scholarships, as well as outside scholarships for which they may be eligible.

  • Tuition Discounts Discounts

    Tuition discounts include the Alumni Legacy Award and a 10% Tuition Discount offered to family members.

  • Net Price Calculator Calculator

    This calculator shows your reduced net price and potential savings. Keep in mind it is an estimate, as awards, financial assistance, and tuition vary every year.

  • Federal Grant Programs Grants

    Learn more about the Federal Pell Grant and the Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG).

  • State Scholarships, Grants, and Special Programs Scholarships and Grants

    Some of the programs include: The Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program, Effective Access to Student Education Grant (EASE), Florida Student Assistance Grant (FSAG), and more.

Financial Aid Tuition and Fees

Your Barry education is a valuable investment in your future. When considering a private education, costs may be a factor, but they need not be the determining factor. Your Barry education can be quite affordable. 

We invite you to review our tuition and fee schedule. You should also check with staff in Barry's Offices of Financial Aid and Student Accounts. They are here to help you and your family by providing guidance in financial planning and financial assistance.

Tuition and Fees

Your Barry education can be quite affordable. 

August 2021 through May 2022 Academic year 2021-2022

On campus
Off campus w/o family
Off campus with family
Tuition/Fees $31,200 $31,200 $31,200
Technology Fee $150 $150 $150
Health Insurance Fee $190 $190 $190
Room/Board $11,626 $12,500 $1,512
Books $1,500 $1,500 $1,500
Living/Misc $3,378 $3,574 $1,000
Loan fee $116 $116 $116
Total COA $49,160 $52,024 $37,424
Transportation $1,000 $2,794 $1,756
Direct Costs $43,166 $31,540 $31,540
On campus
Off campus w/o family
Off campus with family
On campus $31,200 Off campus w/o family $31,200 Off campus with family $31,200
Technology Fee
On campus $150 Off campus w/o family $150 Off campus with family $150
Health Insurance Fee
On campus $190 Off campus w/o family $190 Off campus with family $190
On campus $11,626 Off campus w/o family $12,500 Off campus with family $1,512
On campus $1,500 Off campus w/o family $1,500 Off campus with family $1,500
On campus $3,378 Off campus w/o family $3,574 Off campus with family $1,000
Loan fee
On campus $116 Off campus w/o family $116 Off campus with family $116
Total COA
On campus $49,160 Off campus w/o family $52,024 Off campus with family $37,424
Transportation $1,000 Transportation $2,794 Transportation $1,756
Direct Costs $43,166 Direct Costs $31,540 Direct Costs $31,540

Connect with Us High School Counselors

You believe in changing lives through education and so do we. We also know that the process of finding the right post-secondary institution varies by student so we would like to collaborate with you in helping them find – and fine tune – the path that fits their educational goals and life passions.

Need to learn more about BarryU, our values-driven education, our service-learning approach or our generous scholarships? We're here to help! Chat one-on-one with an Admissions Counselor, in person, video conferencing, or by phone, and get all your questions answered.

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Connect Meet our Team

Need to learn more about Barry University, our values-driven education, our service-learning approach or our generous scholarships? We're here to help! The best way to learn about Barry University is from our students and staff.

Through their diversity, education, and knowledge of Barry (in and outside of the classroom!), you can be sure to get all of your questions answered and learn what it means to Live a Barry Life.

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