Annual Tuition and Fees

2013-2014 Undergraduate Student Expenses
 Academic Year (Two Semesters)One Semester
Tuition1$28,350$ 14,175
Room and Board29,1754,588
Estimated Books and Supplies1,200600
Health Insurance3815337
Required Fees4258129
Surcharge (all international students, excluding summer semester)300150
Surcharge (Engineering and CS majors only)1,510755
Lab/Course Fees470235
Orientation Fee5 250

Important Details

Fees Subject to Change: Tuition and fees are based upon the costs for the 2013-2014 Academic Year and are subject to change without notice upon approval of the Michigan Tech Board of Control.

1. Tuition costs are based on students taking 12-18 credits per semester are charged the "plateau rate" listed above.  If you are coming as a reciprocal exchange student, your home university may cover tuition costs. Students attending over summer semesters will be charged on a per credit rate of  $945. 

2. Room and Board rates vary depending on hall assignment and meal plan selection. Please visit: Housing for specific room and board rates.

3. All international students are required to have health insurance while enrolled at Michigan Tech. Students are not required to purchase the Michigan Tech health insurance policy if they provide proof of comparable coverage from their home country.

4. Required fees per semester include:
    Fall and Spring Activity Fee- $60.00
    Fall and Spring Experience Tech Fee- $69.00 (not assessed in summer)

5. Orientation fee is a one-time charge. First-Year, Exchange and students transferring with less than 30 credits will be charged $250; students transferring more than 30 credits will be charged $75. 

Many of the above figures are estimates and will vary depending upon your lifestyle, courses chosen, and various other factors. It might be wise to add 5-10% to estimated costs—such as room and board and personal needs and housing—to provide a cushion for unexpected events. These costs do not include travel to and from your destination.

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