What Does it Cost?

Tuition and fee rates increase every academic year.  Please check after July 1 for the new academic year rates. 

Fall 2021 / Spring 2022 Rate Information

2021-2022 eRate Information

Fall 2021 / Spring 2022 Regional Scholars Rate Information

Fall 2021 / Spring 2022 Dual Enrollment Rate Information

Fall 2021 / Spring 2022 Housing and Meals

Housing and Meal Plan Rates

        • Please visit Housing & Residential Life for Summer and additional housing rates and information.
        • Visit the MT Dining page for additional meal plan information and to purchase a meal plan online. First year freshman living in the residence halls will be charged the required Freshman Meal Plan automatically.

Summer 2021 Rate Information

Miscellaneous Fees

Late Registration Fee Applies starting on first day of classes for the semester. $ 100
Installment Payment Plan Service Charge Applies to student using the installment payment plan $ 50
Installment Payment Plan Late Fee Applies to installment payments not paid by the due date $ 25 per month
up to
$ 100 max
Return Check Service Charge Applies to each returned check. Non-refundable $ 30.00

Estimated Costs

$ 350 - $1,000
(depending on course load and major)
I.D. Card Replacement (Non-refundable) No charge for the first student I.D. issued. Non-refundable $ 10.00
Diploma Replacement Fee  Go to http://www.mtsu.edu/one-stop/docs/diplreplace.pdf. $30 per copy
Mandatory Health Insurance Required of all international students who do not carry private insurance.

$251.10 Summer 2021
$652.75 Semester
$1,566.60 Annual
$913.85 Spr/Summer
$261.10 Summer 2022

Dissertation Binding Fee
Thesis Binding Fee
1 Original and 4 Copies and microfilming (DR)
1 Original and 3 Copies
Extra Copy Thesis (or Dissertation Binding)
Travel Expenses See "Cost of Attendance."  
New Freshmen and Transfer Students One-time non-refundable application fee must be submitted with initial undergraduate application to MTSU $ 25.00
Re-enrollee Application fee is not required for former students who apply to re-enroll as undergraduate students. 0
International Students Undergraduate Only $ 30.00
Graduate Students

One-time non-refundable application fee must be submitted with initial application for each graduate degree level.

Physician's Assistant Program one-time non-refundable application fee.

$ 50.00