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Undergraduate (in-state)$40,562
($14,750)
Graduate (in-state)$38,638
($19,714)
Books & Supplies$1,168
On-Campus Living Costs $13,816
Off-Campus Living Costs $13,816

MSU 2022 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Michigan State University is $14,750 for Michigan residents and $40,562 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $19,714 for students living in Michigan and $38,638 for others. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees is reported as $13,816 when a student lives on campus and $13,816 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $55,546 when a student lives on campus and $55,546 when living off-campus for the academic year 2019-2020. It includes tuition, fees, book & supplies costs, room & board, and other living expenses. The following table and chart illustrate the COA by living preferences and tuition rates.
2021-2022 COA
In-StateOut-of-State
Total Costs$29,734 (On-Campus)
$29,734 (Off-Campus)
$55,546 (On-Campus)
$55,546 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$14,750$40,562
Books & Supplies$1,168
Room & Board$10,676 (on-campus) /$10,676 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$3,140 (on-campus) /$3,140 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$11,721
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$18,013 (On-Campus)
$18,013 (Off-Campus)
$43,825 (On-Campus)
$43,825 (Off-Campus)
[Chart] 2022 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $14,750 for Michigan residents and $40,562 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 0.44% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$15,555 $15,555 $15,555 $14,750
Out-of-State$40,384 $40,384 $40,384 $40,562
[Chart]2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate tuition & fees is $19,714 for Michigan residents and $38,638 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are increased by 4.27% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$18,132 $18,858 $18,858 $19,714
Out-of-State$35,628 $37,056 $37,056 $38,638
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Tuition Per Credit Hour

For the academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for part-time students or overloaded credits for full-time students is $492 for Michigan residents and $1,352 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs.
For graduate programs, the tuition per credit hour is $822 for Michigan residents and $1,610 for out-of-state students. The tuition per credit hour are increased by 0.45% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour
201920202021 2022
UndergraduateIn-State$519 $519$519$492
Out-of-State$1,346 $1,346$1,346$1,352
GraduateIn-State$756 $786$786$822
Out-of-State$1,485 $1,544$1,544$1,610
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,168. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at Michigan State University.
2022 Books & Supplies Costs
201920202021 2022
Books & Supplies $1,108 $1,108 $1,154 $1,168
[Chart] 2022 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for living costs at Michigan State University is $13,816 when living on campus and $13,816 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 1.47% compared to academic year 2020-2021. The off-campus living costs are increased by 1.47% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
Living Costs
201920202021 2022
On-CampusRoom & Board $10,322$10,522$10,322$10,676
Other Expenses $2,972$3,040$2,972$3,140
Off-CampusRoom & Board $10,322$10,522$10,322$10,676
Other Expenses $2,972$3,040$2,972$3,140
[Chart] 2022 Room & Boards and other Living Costs