Tuition and housing costs

While the overall costs of attending college vary with each student, there are certain costs which can be anticipated.

2018-19 costs for full time undergraduate students are:

Student Base Budget WI resident MN resident Non-resident MSEP WI/MN commuter
Tuition/Fees ? $9,231 $9,231 $17,901  $12,379 $9,231
Room ?
traditional double
$3,825 $3,825 $3,825  $3,825 0
Food
Eagle meal plan
$2,506 $2,506 $2,506  $2,506 0
TOTALS
divide in half for per semester costs
$15,562 $15,562
$24,232  $18,710 $9,231

Additional estimated personal expenses for the year: $1,500-$2,000

Minnesota residents can attend under the reciprocity program. However, they must file an "Application for Reciprocity Fee Status". Applications are available at your high school guidance office or the Minnesota Office of Higher Education. Choose the year you will be attending school. The application for the 2018-19 year is currently available.

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UW-La Crosse offers several additional options to help students and families control the cost of attending college, including:

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INTERNATIONAL TUITION & FEES

Academic year Fall 2017 & Spring 2018 tuition

  Undergraduate
(2 semesters)
Graduate
(2 semesters)
ESL Study
(2 semesters)
Tuition and Fees $17,766 $19,975 $12,311
International Fees $350 all students $350 all students $350 all students
Orientation Fee $170 new students $170 new students $170 new students
Housing $4,420 (based on Eagle Hall) $5,732 (based on Reuter Hall) $4,420 (based on Eagle Hall)
Meal Plan (based on the Eagle) $2,456 $2,456 $2,456
Health Insurance $1,486 $1,486 $1,486
Personal Expenses $2,000 $2,000 $2,000
Estimated Total $28,648 $32,169 $23,193

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