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 in Surgical Technology | RN to BSN| Master of Science in Nursing


Undergraduate - Main Campus

Fall/Spring Annual Costs
**The average financial aid package awarded from all sources last year was $33,046 per student.**

  2022 - 2023
(costs per academic year unless noted)
Full-Time Tuition (based on 12-18 credit hours/semester) $34,330
Full-Time Engineering Tuition (based on 12-18 credit hours/semester) $37,450
Part-Time Tuition / Overload $1,140/credit hour
Part-Time Engineering Tuition / Overload $1,240/credit hour
Engineering / Science fee
(required for all engineering, science, and health science majors)
Education fee (for all education majors) $100
Student fee $340
Health and Wellness fee* $220
Parking Permit fee** $120
Audit fee*** $570/credit hour
Apartment $7,000
Residence hall, traditional $5,400
Residence hall, traditional/air conditioned $5,700
Villa (restrictions apply) $7,800
Meal Plans  
19 meals/week $4,920
10 meals/week $4,380
Villa/Commuter, 50 meals/semester (restrictions apply) $850
*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 2022-2023 academic year was September 12, 2022. 
***Audit fees only apply to full or part-time students auditing classes.

Summer 2022 Costs

  • Tuition - $440/credit hour
  • Engineering Tuition - $530/credit hour

Dual Enrollment

Semester Costs (2022-23 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