Know Your Costs

Net Price Calculator

An estimate based on price of attendance and financial aid provided to students in a previous year.

Cost of Attendance

View the estimated direct and indirect school-related costs for each academic year.

North Star Promise Scholarship

The North Star Promise (NSP) Scholarship program will create a tuition and fee-free pathway to higher education for eligible Minnesota Residents at eligible institutions.  The NSP scholarship is considered a “last-dollar” program by covering the balance of tuition and fees remaining after other scholarships, grants, stipends, and tuition waivers have been applied. 

Tuition and Fees 

View detailed tuition and fee information for undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs offered online or at the Minnesota State Mankato campus or partner locations.

What are the Student Fees

Student fees are charged for Student Activities, Student Government, Centennial Student Union building, Technology Services, Health Services and Campus Recreation facilities.

Residence Communities Room and Board Rates

Minnesota State Mankato has five residence communities to serve your on campus living needs. Please note that the Academic Year rates are not evenly divided between Fall and Spring Semesters. Due to actual number of calendar days involved, Spring Semester rates are higher than Fall Semester rates. Additionally, Fall Semester bill amounts are reduced by the $250 reservation deposits applied in August prior to financial aid amounts applied to student accounts.

Minnesota State College Cost Comparison

Minnesota State Mankato offers a high quality education at an affordable price.

College Scorecard

Use the College Scorecard to find out more about a college’s affordability and value so you can make more informed decisions.