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.

2017–18 Tuition and Fees

Tuition: $33,020
Room*: $4,930
Board: $3,880
Activity fee: $180
Technology fee: $360
Laundry fee: $70

Additional Fees (if applicable)

Per credit instruction: $1,100
Per credit audit: $550
Foreign study fee (London): $1,320
Foreign study fee (all others): $600
Commencement fee: $190
Late registration per class (after add/drop period): $50
NSF/returned check or ACH: $20

Attendance confirmation: $300
(non-refundable confirmation of attendance due upon acceptance)

*Additional fee for the following residences:

  • Village Apartments and Gilmore Creek Hall: $200
  • Pines Hall, Hillside Hall, LaSalle Hall, and Brother Leopold Hall doubles: $400
  • Brother Leopold Hall singles, and all apartments: $600


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