- 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, 2012–13
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