Tuition, Room, Board, and Fees

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is committed to making college accessible and affordable. 

We strive to keep tuition and fees as low as possible while delivering an excellent private education. Approximately 99 percent of all undergraduates receive some form of financial aid.

2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Tuition*: $37,650
Room**: $5,390
Board: $4,240
Activity fee: $170
Technology fee: $380
Laundry fee: $80

* The 2020-21 tuition for the PA program is $41,400.

** Additional fee for the following residences:

  • Village Apts., Gilmore Creek Hall $200
  • Bishops Hall, Saint Yon's Hall, Brother William Hall, Hillside Hall, La Salle Hall, and Brother Leopold Hall Doubles $400
  • Brother Leopold Hall Singles and All Apts. $600

Additional Fees (if applicable)

Per credit instruction $1,250

Per credit audit $630

Foreign study fee:
London $1,480
All others $670

Commencement fee $190
(2019-2020 graduates)

Late registration (per class) $50
(after add/drop period)

NSF/Returned check or ACH $20


New students who have been admitted are asked to confirm their attendance by sending a $300 non-refundable deposit to the university. Returning students must pay a $250 housing deposit prior to housing registration. This deposit is credited to the student's account. 

Billing and Payment Information for Undergraduate Students

The Business Office manages the billing and payment of tuition and fees. Learn more about payment methods and payment plans.

Billing and Payment