Two students walk past the WSU clock tower in the middle of campus.

Tuition Costs & Living Expenses

Pursuing a degree at WSU is just as affordable for international students as it is for students from the U.S.

In addition to excellent academics, you receive a great student life experience, resources to support your success and a sense of community when you attend WSU.

Here is the estimated cost of attendance for the 2021-2022 academic year. After you enroll, you will receive a tuition statement with the final tuition costs.


Tuition (12-18 credits)

With Cross-Cultural Scholarship

 

$8,100

Student Fees

 View full details about standard student fees.

 

$1,114

International Programs Fee

$150

Housing & Meals

(average cost based on 14/week meal plan)

$9,270

Health Insurance

(coverage begins Aug. 10, 2021)

$1,927

Digital Life & Learning Fee

(includes laptop, software, tech support services)

$970

 


Estimate of Additional Expenses

Here is a breakdown of various living expenses which are not billed by WSU.


Books & Supplies $900
Personal Expenses $2,000
Transportation $640

Total Cost Including Additional Expenses: $25,071

Here is the estimated cost of attendance for the 2020-2021 academic year. After you enroll, you will receive a tuition statement with the final tuition costs.


Tuition

With Cross-Cultural Scholarship

 

$8,000

Student Fees

View full details about standard student fees.

$756

International Programs Fee

$150

Housing & Meals

(average cost based on 14/week meal plan)

$9,270

Health Insurance

(coverage begins Aug. 10, 2020)

$1,927

 


Estimate of Additional Expenses

Here is a breakdown of various living expenses which are not billed by WSU.

Books & Supplies $900
Personal Expenses $2,000
Transportation $640

Total Cost Including Additional Expenses: $23,643

Housing & Meals

Students are not required to live in the on-campus residential halls, but it is strongly recommended for first year students. Students receiving the Presidential Honors Scholarship are required to live on-campus for their first year.

Off-campus housing accommodations are also available.


Health Insurance

The Health Insurance Fee is mandatory--no exceptions. Winona State University provides international students with health insurance.

Learn more about how health insurance works at WSU.


Digital Life & Learning Fee

The Digital Life and Learning Fee is mandatory for undergraduate students. All undergraduate students receive a laptop computer from WSU. No exceptions can be made.


Other Student Fees

Review more details about the student fees included in tuition.