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Estimated Costs of Attendance

The University of Minnesota, Crookston is an incredible value. Small class sizes, individual attention, applied learning and research and top-level technology, along with the resources and diploma that come with a world-class University, make the Crookston campus the place to invent yourself.

UMC Annual Student Expenses for 2015-2016

The cost of a full year of on-campus study at UMC is based on an average credit load of 15 credits per semester for two semesters.
The U of M, Crookston has restructured the tuition policy in favor of a flat-rate tuition strategy which makes all credits above 13 per semester tuition-free. Students taking 13 or more credits will pay a flat tuition rate of $5,090.00 per semester. Students taking 1 to 12 credits will be assessed $391.54 per credit. Students who take advantage of the flat rate and graduate in 4 years will pay significantly less and can save nearly $20,000. To graduate in 4 years at UMC, a student, on average, must complete 15-16 credits per semester. For more details, read the Q & A PDF Icon.

Expense Yearly Off-Campus Yearly On-Campus
Tuition ($391.54/Credit. UMC bands tuition at 13 credits.) $5,090/Semester
(13 credits & above)
$10,180 yearly
(13 credits & above)
$10,180 yearly
Student Service Fee
($232.75 per semester)
$465.50 $465.50
Collegiate Fee
($250 per semester)
$500 $500
Durable Goods Fee
($250 per semester)
$500 $500
Books/Supplies $1,000 $1,000
Room and Board --varies-- $7,506 **
TOTAL $12,645.50
+ (Room & Board)

** Skyberg Hall, Meal Option A (other meal plans and residence halls options may vary).

Personal expenses (including items such as clothing, telephone, laundry, cable TV, entertainment, travel, and vehicle maintenance) ranging from $1000 to $1600 for the year should also be considered when planning expenses.

Please direct any questions to the Business Affairs Office.

Detailed Cost Breakdown

Books and Supplies
Course Fees
Credit Examination Fee
Dining Services Meal Plans
Orientation Fee
Residential Life Social Fee
Room and Board
Student Billing / Installment Fees
Student Service Fee
UMC Campus Fee and Durable Goods Fee


Health Insurance
Late Registration Fee
Late Tuition Payment Fee
Transcript Fee
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By choosing to attend the University of Minnesota, Crookston, you can be assured that the value you place on your education is equaled by the value we place on our students. We strive to provide the best financial aid package to our students - awarding aid through a consistent and equitable process while delivering personalized service. We are dedicated to assisting you with making the University of Minnesota, Crookston, the right choice for you.

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University of Minnesota, Crookston
Business Office

121 Selvig Hall
2900 University Ave
Crookston, MN 56716
800-UMC-MINN ext. 8331