Colorado Mesa University

Tuition and Costs

Ensuring a Great Education at a Great Value

Estimated costs are provided for your planning purposes. These costs are based on 2015-2016 approved rates for full-time (15 credit hours per semester) undergraduate students living on campus during the academic year. 

Your exact expenses will vary based on your living arrangements, student status (full-time versus part-time), and other factors. Online and January Term courses are also assessed at a different rate. Students should review the detailed tuition and fee schedules and housing rates.

 Estimated Annual CostColorado Residents

Special Out-of-State Tuition Programs
(WUE and Mountains & Plains) 

Out-of-State Residents
Tuition and Fees
(based on 15 credit hours during fall and spring semesters)
$8,395
(after COF) 
$12,193$20,353
Residence Hall
and Meal Plan Range
$9,035 - $12,770$9,035 - $12,770$9,035 - $12,770
Books and Supplies Range$1,552 - $1,750$1,552 - $1,750$1,552 - $1,750
Estimated Total Per Year$18,982 - $22,915$22,780 - $26,713$30,940 - $34,873

College Opportunity Fund for Colorado Students

The College Opportunity Fund (COF) is available to Colorado Mesa University undergraduate students who are classified as in-state students for tuition purposes and enrolled in classes. Learn more at College Opportunity Fund (COF)

Special Tuition Programs (WUE and Mountains and Plains)

Special tuition rates are available for out-of-state students in WUE and M&P states.  To see qualifying states and program requirements visit our tuition programs page.