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.
2021-2022 domestic-specific 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||$305.50||$305.50|
|Non-resident tuition (Fewer than 7 credits, fee per credit)||$0.00||$336.00|
|Non-resident tuition (7+ credits)||$0.00||$8,045.00|
Fees charged per semester
|Fee type||Fee amount|
|Academic Success Graduate Fee||$5.00|
|Counseling Services Fee||$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|
|Surcharge per credit||$8.00|
Nine and three credit load examples
Nine-credit example for a domestic student without a graduate assistantship
Tuition and fees for one fall semester for a domestic student enrolled in 9 credits Fee type Resident Non-resident Registration total $2,749.50 $2,749.50 Health insurance $1,733.24 $1,733.24 Non-resident tuition (7+ credits) $0.00 $8,045.00 Universal fees charged each semester $468.00 $468.00 Total $4,950.74 $12,995.74
Three-credit example for a student without a graduate assistantship
Tuition and fees for one fall semester for a domestic student enrolled in 3 credits Fee type Resident Non-resident Registration total $916.50 $916.50 Non-resident tuition (7+ credits) $0.00 $1,008.00 Universal fees charged each semester $155.00 $155.00 Total $1,071.50 $2,079.50
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*||$148.75|
*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.