Tuition, Fees and Financial Aid

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Your state colleges and universities offer the lowest tuition and fees in Minnesota, giving you access to first-rate education options throughout the state and the ability to avoid or limit debt. Financial aid can help offset costs and help manage payments.

2022-2023 Annual Undergraduate Tuition and Fee Rates
(based on full-time students with 30 credits)

Minnesota State Colleges

Alexandria Technical & Community College
$6,108
Anoka-Ramsey Community College
$5,655
Anoka Technical College
$6,267
Central Lakes College
$6,011
Century College
$6,119
Dakota County Technical College
$6,419
Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College
$5,998
Hennepin Technical College
$5,924
Inver Hills Community College
$6,007
Lake Superior College
$5,768
Minneapolis College
$6,098
Minnesota North College
$5,969
Minnesota State College Southeast
$6,294
Minnesota State Community & Technical College
$5,976
Minnesota West Community & Technical College
$6,484
Normandale Community College
$6,321
North Hennepin Community College
$6,313
Northland Community & Technical College
$6,242
Northwest Technical College
$6,227
Pine Technical & Community College
$5,804
Ridgewater College
$6,109
Riverland Community College
$6,242
Rochester Community and Technical College
$6,303
St. Cloud Technical & Community College
$6,075
Saint Paul College
$6,318
South Central College
$6,151


Minnesota State Universities

Bemidji State University
$10,131
Metropolitan State University
$9,690
Minnesota State University, Mankato
$9,442
Minnesota State University Moorhead
$10,236
St. Cloud State University
$10,119
Southwest Minnesota State University
$10,119
Winona State University
$9,521


Compare Minnesota State rates with the University of Minnesota, as well as private colleges and universities:

  • Augsburg College $38,624
  • Bethany Lutheran College $28,660
  • Bethel University $40,080
  • Capella University $18,495
  • Carleton College $60,225
  • College of Saint Benedict $50,126
  • College of Saint Scholastica $32,798
  • Concordia College $28,016
  • Concordia University, St. Paul $23,900
  • Crown College $28,110
  • Dunwoody College of Technology $24,336
  • Gustavus Adolphus College $50,676
  • Hamline University $45,504
  • Herzing University $19,326
  • Institute of Production & Recording $31,355
  • Macalester College $60,518
  • Martin Luther College $16,910
  • Minneapolis College of Art and Design $41,794
  • North Central University $27,480
  • Oak Hills Christian College $17,334
  • Rasmussen College $15,840
  • Saint John's University $49,842
  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota $33,243
  • St. Catherine University $43,644
  • St. Olaf College $52,670
  • University of Northwestern $34,180
  • University of St. Thomas $43,127
  • Walden University $15,346

The costs of Minnesota State colleges and universities are for average full-time tuition and fees per year for Minnesota residents. Some colleges and universities charge additional fees. Fees vary by program. For exact tuition and fees, contact the admissions office at the college or university that interests you. The costs do not include room and board for any institution listed.

Not from Minnesota? Most colleges and universities that are part of Minnesota State offer in-state tuition rates to residents of other states. For reciprocity information, click here. Check with the college or university you wish to attend for details.

All veterans, service members, and their families receive in-state tuition.