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University of Minnesota Twin Cities Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$23,087 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$12,060 tuition
$8,532 on campus room & board
$1,000 books and supplies
$1,495 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$29,337 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$18,310 tuition
$8,532 on campus room & board
$1,000 books and supplies
$1,495 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$4,867 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
77% of students receive aid
21% get federal aid ($4,611 avg)
24% get state aid ($3,838 avg)
51% get institn'l aid ($4,867 avg)
50% get loans ($6,981 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.35% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 6.10% 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 $8,021 54%
Federal Grant Aid $4,611 21%
Pell Grants $4,154 21%
Other Federal Grants $500 19%
Institution Grant Aid $4,867 51%
State Grant Aid $3,838 24%
Student Loans $6,981 50%
Federal Loans $5,374 49%
Other Loans $9,067 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 $704


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Madison from Grand Forks, ND
  • Jul-30-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Being from North Dakota, I would get reciprocity so I think in-state tuition is easily worth it. It's ranked in the top 25 for most engineering majors, so it's easily worth the money.

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  • 5
  • Shreya from Plano, TX
  • Jul-29-2015 I am a current student here

    It's a large public institution. It's cheaper than almost all private schools with teacher that have some of the same credentials that teach at other top schools.

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  • 5
  • Jon from Highlands Ranch, CO
  • Jan-16-2015 I am a current student here

    The U is exceptional in that it's tuition is usually lower than most of the other Big 10 Schools! You get access to amazing professors, a library that is second to none and the opportunity to really get the feel of big college.

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  • 5
  • Anna from Plymouth, MN
  • Jan-12-2015 I am a current student here

    I think this is an excellent university with a strong reputation for a small tuition bill. Great quality and experience for the money you pay!

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  • 5
  • Katharine from Massapequa Park, NY
  • Jan-02-2015 I am a current student here

    The U is one of the most affordable public universities, especially for out of state students. They also offer a wide variety of scholarships.

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