Undergraduate
(in-state)
$9,324
($6,076)
Graduate
(in-state)
$10,689
($7,916)
Books & Supplies $1,046
On-Campus Living Costs $10,834
Off-Campus Living Costs $11,707

Average Costs of Attendance at North Dakota Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $21,204 when a student lives on campus and $22,077 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $6,076 for North Dakota residents and $9,324 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $7,916 for North Dakota residents and $10,689 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $10,834 when a student lives on campus and $11,707 when living off campus in average.
2019-2020 Average Cost of Attendance
North Dakota Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$17,956 (In-State)
$21,204 (Out-of-State)
$18,829 (In-State)
$22,077 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$6,076 (In-State)
$9,324 (Out-of-State)
$6,076 (In-State)
$9,324 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,046$1,046
Living Costs$10,834$11,707
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - North Dakota Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of North Dakota colleges and universities is $6,076 for in-state students and $9,324 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are decreased by -5.25% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
North Dakota Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$5,403$5,566 $5,769$6,076
Out-Of-State$9,901$10,209 $9,840$9,324
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - North Dakota Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate tuition & fees of North Dakota colleges and universities is $7,916 for in-state students and $10,689 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are increased by 3.31% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
North Dakota Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$6,716$6,756 $6,948$7,916
Out-Of-State$12,091$10,999 $10,346$10,689
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - North Dakota Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average books & supplies costs of North Dakota colleges and universities is $1,046. The books & supplies costs are increased by 0.89% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Books & Supplies Costs
North Dakota Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
Books & Supplies$1,087$1,014 $1,037$1,046
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - North Dakota Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average living costs of North Dakota colleges and universities is $10,834 when a student lives on campus and $11,707 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 4.49% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 2.37% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Living Costs
North Dakota Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
On-Campus$10,269$10,511 $10,368$10,834
Off-Campus$10,886$11,183 $11,437$11,707
[Chart] Living Costs - North Dakota Colleges