Tuition and fees for a domestic student without a graduate assistantship
The following rates apply to state-supported graduate programs. Online programs are self-supported and different rates apply.
2022-2023 domestic tuition and fees*
*Does not include college-specific or one-time fees. Scroll down to view possible additional fees. "Tuition" and "fee" definitions are as defined by the NSHE handbook.
|Registration per credit||$314.00||$314.00|
|Non-resident tuition (Fewer than 7 credits, fee per credit)||$0.00||$345.00|
|Non-resident tuition (7+ credits)||$0.00||$8,271.00|
Fees charged per semester
|Fee type||Fee amount|
|Academic Success Graduate Fee||$5.00|
|Counseling Services Fee (6+ credits)||$70.00|
|Fitness Center Fee||$45.00|
|Health Center Fee||$93.00|
|Performing Arts Fee||$5.00|
|Student Union Graduate Fee (6 credits)||$49.00|
|Student Union Graduate Fee (7+ credits)||$97.00|
|Tech Fee per credit||$9.00|
Nine and three credit load examples
This table provides an example of the cost of tuition and fees for a fall semester as a full-time domestic graduate student with a nine-credit semester course load.
|Registration total ($314 per credit)||$2,826.00||$2,826.00|
|Non-resident tuition (7+ credits flat fee)||$0.00||$8,271.00|
|Universal fees charged each semester||$396.00||$396.00|
This table provides an example of the cost of tuition and fees for a fall semester as a part-time domestic graduate student with a three-credit semester course load.
|Registration total (fee per credit)||$942.00||$942.00|
|Non-resident tuition (fewer than 7 credits, $345.50 per credit)||$0.00||$1,036.50|
|Universal fees charged each semester||$224.00||$224.00|
Below are additional fees that may be appropriate for your calculations. Please note: Late fees will be applied for past-due balances.
|College of Business differential graduate fee||$100.00|
|College of Engineering differential graduate fee||$100.00|
|Community Health Sciences differential graduate fee||$50.00|
|School of Nursing differential graduate fee||$239.50|
|Application fee (domestic)||$60.00|
|Application fee (international)||$95.00|
|Graduate new student fee||$35.00|
Online program fees
Certain online programs are assessed different tuition and fees, as these programs are self-funded. Visit the Online Degree Program Details page for additional information.
|Distance Education fee per credit||$34.00|
|Non-Resident Distance Education fee per credit*||$157.00|
*Eligible students will be assessed this fee in lieu of non-resident fees
Graduate assistantship resource links
How do I apply for a graduate assistantship?
Graduate assistantships are awarded by the applicant’s graduate program or academic department. For information regarding the availability of graduate assistantships, please contact the appropriate graduate program director.