Cost of Attendance

The cost of attendance is based on the average expenses of an undergraduate student at EMU taking 26 credit hours and a graduate student taking 12 credit hours. The 2020-2021 Cost of Attendance is based on 2019-2020 tuition rates with an estimated 2.9% increase.

Select the budget you wish to view from the choices below:

Undergraduate - Resident

Applies to Michigan and Ohio residents as well as all US students admitted Fall 2016 or later.

2020-2021On-CampusOff-CampusCommuter
Tuition and Fees$11,778$11,778$11,778
Room and Board$10,696$10,562$1,600
Books and Supplies$1,000$1,000$1,000
Transportation$1,044$1,810$2,784
Personal$1,098$1,098$1,098
Registration Fee$108$108$108
Loan Fees$82$82$82
Total$25,806$26,438$18,450

Undergraduate Resident with additional estimated program fees (Juniors and Seniors)

2020-2021On-CampusOff-CampusCommuter
Subtotal (from above)$25,806$26,438$18,450
Program Fees$884$884$884
Total$26,690$27,322$19,334

Undergraduate - Non-Resident

Applies to international students admitted prior to Fall 2018 and out-of-state students admitted prior to Fall 2016.

2020-2021On-CampusOff-CampusCommuter
Tuition and Fees$28,808$28,808$28,808
Room and Board$10,696$10,562$1,600
Books and Supplies$1,000$1,000$1,000
Transportation$1,540$2,306$3,280
Personal$1,098$1,098$1,098
Registration Fee$108$108$108
Loan Fees$82$82$82
Total$43,332$43,964$35,976

Undergraduate Non-Resident with additional estimated program fees (Juniors and Seniors)

2020-2021On-CampusOff-CampusCommuter
Subtotal (from above)$44,332$43,964$35,976
Program Fees$884$884$884
Total$44,216$44,848$36,860
    

Graduate/Specialist - Resident

2020-2021On/Off-Campus
Tuition and Fees$9,780
Room and Board$10,562
Books and Supplies$750
Transportation$2,784
Personal$1,098
Registration Fee$108
Loan Fees$138
Total$25,220

Graduate/Specialist Non-Resident

2020-2021On/Off-Campus
Tuition and Fees$17,388
Room and Board$10,562
Books and Supplies$750
Transportation$3,280
Personal$1,098
Registration Fee$108
Loan Fees$138
Total$32,324

Doctoral - Resident

2020-2021On/Off-Campus
Tuition and Fees$11,256
Room and Board$10,562
Books and Supplies$750
Transportation$2,784
Personal$1,098
Registration Fee$108
Loan Fees$138
Total$26,696

Doctoral Non-Resident

2020-2021On/Off-Campus
Tuition and Fees$19,680
Room and Board$10,562
Books and Supplies$750
Transportation$3,280
Personal$1,098
Registration Fee$108
Loan Fees$138
Total$35,616

Please see a Service EMU advisor if you believe your cost of attendance exceeds the amounts listed above.

Allowable increases may include:

  • Childcare expenses
  • Computer allowances
  • Study Abroad fees

Please note that in most cases increases are based on available loan funds.

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