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Tuition rates

Be aware:

  • By registering for classes, you enter into a legally binding contract to pay all tuition and fees, including any non-refundable fees. See the current printable Enrollment Policies & Procedures for additional information.

Academic year, 2014–15

As a student at a land grant university, your tuition dollars pay for approximately 67 percent of the cost of instruction at the University. The state of Minnesota subsidizes the remaining portion, a benefit of approximately $4,277 a year to the average full-time student.

Your tuition at the University of Minnesota is assessed according to your:

  • student classification
  • degree or other program registration
  • first term of enrollment
  • enrollment level
  • residency status
  • residency in a state or province with a reciprocity agreement