Cost and Investment

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Tuition and Fees

Whether you're a full-time traditional student, an online student, or you attend one of our education centers, knowing the cost of attendance is crucial to keep track of your expected aid and tuition. See costs below for:

Undergraduate (main campus)  |  Dual Enrollment
 Summer (main campus)
Master of Physician Assistant Studies  |  Doctor of Physical Therapy
International Undergraduate/Bachelor  | International Graduate/Master
Associate of Applied Science in Surgical TechnologyAssociate of Science in Nursing | RN to BSN


Undergraduate - Main Campus

Fall/Spring Annual Costs
**The average financial aid package awarded from all sources last year was $36,572 per student.**

  2023 - 2024
(costs per academic year unless noted)
2024 - 2025
(costs per academic year unless noted)
Full-Time Tuition (based on 12-18 credit hours/semester) $35,000 $35,950
Full-Time Engineering Tuition (based on 12-18 credit hours/semester) $38,180 $38,880
Part-Time Tuition / Overload $1,160/credit hour $1,190/credit hour
Part-Time Engineering Tuition / Overload $1,260/credit hour $1,290/credit hour
Engineering / Science fee
(required for all engineering, science, and health science majors)
$350 $360
Education fee (for all education majors) $100 $100 (estimated)
Student fee $350 $360
Health and Wellness fee* $250 $250
Parking Permit fee** $130 $130
Audit fee*** $580/credit hour $595/credit hour
Apartment $7,200 $7,400
Residence hall, traditional $5,600 $5,700
Residence hall, traditional w/ AC (limited availability) $5,850 $6,000
Residential house - double room   $7,750
Residential house - single room   $8,550
Villa (restrictions apply) $8,000 $8,200
Meal Plans    
19 meals/week $5,050 $5,170
10 meals/week $4,480 $4,600
Villa/Commuter, 50 meals/semester (restrictions apply) $860 $870
*The Health and Wellness fee is mandatory for all undergraduate students. This allows students free office visits and access to wellness programs at our Health Center located on campus throughout the year – this is NOT health insurance.
** ALL students are charged the parking permit fee, unless a waiver is completed on myPortal. The deadline to waive for the 2023-2024 academic year was September 11, 2023. 
***Audit fees only apply to full or part-time students auditing classes.

Summer 2024 Costs

  • Tuition - $460/credit hour
  • Engineering Tuition - $540/credit hour

Dual Enrollment

Semester Costs (2023-24 academic year) 

  • Tuition for courses taken online - $50/credit hour
  • Tuition for courses taken at your high school - $25/credit hour
  • Tuition for courses taken at the Trine University campus - $95/credit hour