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University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$22,871 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$12,060 tuition
$8,412 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$1,399 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$28,121 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$17,310 tuition
$8,412 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$1,399 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$5,146 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
82% of students receive aid
22% get federal aid ($4,579 avg)
39% get state aid ($2,565 avg)
52% get institn'l aid ($5,146 avg)
52% get loans ($7,084 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 5.50% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 6.57% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $7,171 65%
Federal Grant Aid $4,579 22%
Pell Grants $4,142 22%
Other Federal Grants $500 20%
Institution Grant Aid $5,146 52%
State Grant Aid $2,565 39%
Student Loans $7,084 52%
Federal Loans $5,657 52%
Other Loans $8,440 9%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does University of Minnesota-Twin Cities offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
100 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0213
(612) 625-5000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $464
Out of State $666


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Symantha from Elgin, IL
  • Oct-20-2014 I am a current student here

    The price for out-of-state students is a pretty good deal, but beware, tuition is going up in the coming years.

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  • 5
  • Coriandre from Minneapolis, MN
  • May-13-2014 I am a past student here

    A great tuition price, lots of connections, highly rated public university with great possibilities for those who wish to continue on to graduate school.

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  • 4
  • Travis from Minneapolis, MN
  • Apr-24-2014 I am a current student here

    Although it is expensive to attend as an out-of-state student, it is one of the cheapest, if not the cheapest, Big Ten universities.

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  • 1
  • Golden from Minneapolis, MN
  • Mar-24-2014 I am a past student here

    A lot of the entry level stuff is mandatory repetition of things you should have learned in high school- which they are assuming you didn't because a brain-dead slug could graduate from most American high schools. After that, many majors are, as I've explained, woefully neglected. They like to hire people who are pros in their field, but it doesn't matter one jot if those people know how to teach. And 90% of them don't. You can get a good education here if you stay extra years, wasting tons of cash, but if you want to get a simple bachelor's degree in four years to save your wallet- just go to a community college.

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