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Program Fees

Semester Program Fees

The following program fees reflect the amounts required to show before immigration documentation can be issued. 

Tuition fees are waived for Exchange Students who were nominated by an MSU exchange partner institution and have been accepted to the program.

Direct Enroll/Study Abroad students will pay all fees.


**Non-refundable Application Fee**

Students applying for the American Semester Program (not Exchanges) for fall or spring semesters must pay a non-refundable $75 application fee. This must be paid before your application will be considered or processed. Pay application fee (follow the link to our Cashnet storefront. On the right hand side of the screen click "Semester Program Payments & Registrations. Click "American Semester Program Application Fee" and follow the prompts).

Students are additionally responsible for visa paperwork shipping costs. Please see this PDF for additional information.


One Semester Fall 20181

Undergraduate

Tuition2 = $12,065.00
Living expenses = $7,805.00
Health Insurance = $1,086.00
TOTAL = $20,956.00

Graduate

Tuition3 = $9,049.00
Living Expenses = $8,023.00
Health Insurance = $1,086
TOTAL = $18,158.00

Notes:
1. Updated February 2018.

2. Fees listed for undergraduate full-time enrollment of 12 credits. Additional credits will increase tuition cost.

3. Fees listed for graduate full-time enrollment of 9 credits. Additional credits will increase tuition cost.

Two Semesters Fall 2018 and Spring 20191

Undergraduate

Tuition2 = $24,130.00
Living Expenses = $15,610.00
Health Insurance = $2,172.00
TOTAL = $41,912.00

Graduate

Tuition3 = $18,098.00
Living Expenses = $16,046.00
Health Insurance = $2,172.00
TOTAL = $36,316.00

Notes:
1. Updated February 2018.

2. Fees listed for undergraduate full-time enrollment of 12 credits. Additional credits will increase tuition cost.

3. Fees listed for graduate full-time enrollment of 9 credits. Additional credits will increase tuition cost.


Short Course Program Fees

3 Week Program: Average fee is $3,700 - depends on program

Included in program fee:

  • Course instruction for 3 US Credits (about 6 ECTS)
  • On-campus housing in a single room with a suite style bathroom
  • All meals taken while on campus
  • Overnight excursions to Niagara Falls, Canada and/or Chicago, Illinois (depending on program)
  • Local excursions such as a baseball game, outlet mall shopping, and a county fair
  • Cultural activities in and around East Lansing, Michigan

Learn more about short courses here.

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