Undergraduate Cost of Attendance

  • MSUM is one of the lowest priced residential universities in Minnesota. We are committed to delivering an affordable, high-quality education beginning with banded tuition: take up to 19 credits per semester for the price of 12.

    Plus, our money-finding experts will help you navigate through an array of financial aid programs—including scholarships, grants, loans and student employment. We strongly encourage you to explore all available aid options.

    Residency Status
    Per Semester
    Academic Year
    Minnesota Resident
    $10,819
    $19,610
    Cost Breakdown
     
     
    Tuition
    $3,816
    $7,632
    Housing & Meals*
    $4,828
    $9,656
    Fees
    $661
    $1,322
    Books
    $500
    $1,000

    Non-Minnesota Resident
    $13,620
    $27,240
    Cost Breakdown
     
     
    Tuition
    $7,631
    $15,262
    Housing & Meals*
    $4,828
    $9,656
    Fees
    $661
    $1,322
    Books
    $500
    $1,000

    Reciprocity Resident (ND,WI)
    $10,819
    $19,610
    Cost Breakdown
     
     
    Tuition
    $3,816
    $7,632
    Housing & Meals*
    $4,828
    $9,656
    Fees
    $661
    $1,322
    Books
    $500
    $1,000

    Reciprocity Resident (SD)
    $10,954
    $21,908
    Cost Breakdown
     
     
    Tuition
    $3,951
    $7,903
    Housing & Meals*
    $4,828
    $9,656
    Fees
    $661
    $1,162
    Books
    $500
    $1,000

    Midwest Student Exchange Program
    (IL, IN, KS, MO, NE, OH)
    $11,712
    $23,424
    Cost Breakdown
     
     
    Tuition
    $5,723
    $11,446
    Housing & Meals*
    $4,828
    $9,656
    Fees
    $661
    $1,322
    Books
    $500
    $1,000

    • *The housing and meal costs are based on a renovated room room and unlimited dining, which is the highest meal plan; other housing and meal options are available.
    • The only costs not included are personal expenses. These costs vary by each student, our Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid estimates $2,500 annually in personal expenses.
    • Non-resident and non-reciprocity tuition may be higher.
    • These figures reflect ESTIMATED undergraduate rates and actual cost may vary.
    • You can view the breakdown of fees per credit.