Tuition & Cost

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One of the best values in the nation

Northern Arizona University takes your investment in higher education seriously, and is committed to providing you an excellent – and affordable – university experience. That’s why we’ve been recognized as one of the best public education values in the nation.

Tuition and fees

Costs for new incoming first year undergraduate Arizona residents

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  Fall 2014* 

 2nd Year 

 3rd Year 

 4th Year 

  Tuition* 

$9,120

$9,120

$9,120

$9,120

  Meal Plan** 

$4,030

$4,030

 

 

 Housing 

$4,824

 

 

 

  Fees*** 

$869

 

 

 

 Subtotal 

$18,843

 

 

 

* Tuition rates are established by the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR). Fall 2014 tuition rates shown above were approved April 4, 2014.

** This meal plan rate is based upon a 19 meal plan example; rates will vary if another plan is selected.

*** Mandatory fees are subject to change each year and may vary by program.

Students Planning to Enroll Fall 2015 or Later 

Fees and PLEDGE tuition rates will be established in April 2015 for freshman and transfer students enrolling at the Flagstaff campus in Fall 2015. 

Costs for new incoming first year out-of-state residents

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Fall 2014* 

2nd Year 

3rd Year 

4th Year 

Tuition* 

$21,640

$21,640

$21,640

$21,640

Meal Plan** 

$4,030

$4,030

 

 

Housing 

$4,824

 

 

 

Fees*** 

$869

 

 

 

Subtotal 

$31,363

 

 

 

 

* Tuition rates are established by the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR). Fall 2014 tuition rates shown above were approved April 4, 2014.

** This meal plan rate is based upon a 19 meal plan example; rates will vary if another plan is selected.

*** Mandatory fees are subject to change each year and may vary by program.

Students Planning to Enroll Fall 2015 or Later 

Fees and PLEDGE tuition rates will be established in April 2015 for freshman and transfer students enrolling at the Flagstaff campus in Fall 2015. 

 

Costs for new incoming first year students in the Western Undergraduate Exchange Program

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 Fall 2014* 

 2nd Year 

 3rd Year 

 4th Year 

 Tuition* 

$13,680

$13,680

$13,680

$13,680

 Meal Plan** 

$4,030

$4,030

 

 

 Housing 

$4,824

 

 

 

 Fees*** 

$869

 

 

 

 Subtotal 

$23,403

 

 

 

 

* Tuition rates are established by the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR). Fall 2014 tuition rates shown above were approved April 4, 2014.

** This meal plan rate is based upon a 19 meal plan example; rates will vary if another plan is selected.

*** Mandatory fees are subject to change each year and may vary by program.

Students Planning to Enroll Fall 2015 or Later 

Fees and PLEDGE tuition rates will be established in April 2015 for freshman and transfer students enrolling at the Flagstaff campus in Fall 2015. 

 

Extended Campuses students

NAU is an affordable option for students throughout Arizona. Students pursuing their degree at one of our community campuses, online, at NAU Yuma or at NAU-Yavapai pay a slightly varied tuition rates.  Special tuition rates are available for active duty military and veteran students. In addition, with many programs accepting up to 90 units of transfer work from Arizona community colleges, students have the opportunity to receive a 4-year degree at nearly ½ the cost. 

Personalized Learning students

Personalized Learning takes the confusion out of paying for college. For a set cost of $2,500, you get unlimited access to online lessons for six months. There are no program or lab fees, and all course materials are included. Think of it as an unlimited subscription rather than as tuition.

Personalized Learning has no semesters, so you can start your studies when you’re ready and complete as much work toward your degree as you can. Simply renew your subscription every six months until you finish your degree.

Graduate students

Whether you are an in-state or out-of-state student, or want to apply to the Flagstaff campus or one of our extended campuses, you can find everything you need to know about tuition for Graduate students. Special tuition rates are available for active duty military and veteran students, students in the World Wide University and those qualifying for the *Western Regional Graduate Program.

Our pledge to you

Financial predictability is harder to come by than ever. That’s why our pledge to you is the same tuition rate for four years.

Budget calculator

Use the U.S. Department of Education budget calculator to estimate your total college expenses.

Financial Aid

Visit our financial aid website to learn more about how to finance your education.

Extended Campuses students

Interested in enrolling at one of our statewide locations or pursuing online options? The Student Service Center has information that can help.

Graduate students

Interested in graduate programs at Northern Arizona University? Our website has information that can help you decide which program is best for you.Learn more about WUE.

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