Tuition & Fees

 
 
 

Complete your 2024-2025 FAFSA as soon as possible to ensure you meet any Federal, State, Private, or Morningside requirements. Visit the FAFSA website

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INVALUABLE, YET AFFORDABLE

As a private college, Morningside is able to offer far more in scholarships and grants than a public college or university so *you won’t pay the full amount.

View current year tuition and Fees for 2023-24 Morningside.

2023-2024 ACADEMIC YEAR

Tuition (12-18 Credits)*: $36,680 ($18,340/semester)

Fees (Student Government, Health Services, Technology: $1,510

Housing (standard with a/c): $6,040

Food: $5,164

Subtotal: $49,394

*Tuition rates vary for students taking credits above or below the 12-18 credit range. Additional fees may apply.
*Department of Defense flat rate tuition calculation equates to $36,680 x 4 years to complete program = $146,720 divided by 124 credit hours to complete the Undergraduate Program = $1,183.23 per hour.

Tuition (1-8 credits): $658

Tuition (9-11 credits): $1,138

Tuition (Summer credit hours): $433

Tuition (Audit credit hours): $180

Tuition (Senior Citizens age 60+ credit hours for audit): $80

Tuition (Senior Citizens age 60+ 1/2 Regular Rate): TBD

2022-2023 ACADEMIC YEAR

Tuition (12-18 Credits)*: $35,100 ($17,550/semester)

Fees (Student Government, Health Services, Technology: $1,510

Housing (standard with a/c: $5,780

Food: $4,900

Subtotal: $47,330

*Tuition rates vary for students taking credits above or below the 12-18 credit range. Additional fees may apply.
*Department of Defense flat rate tuition calculation equates to $36,680 x 4 years to complete program = $146,720 divided by 124 credit hours to complete the Undergraduate Program = $1,183.23 per hour.

Tuition (1-8 credits): $630

Tuition (9-11 credits): $1,090

Tuition (Summer credit hours): $415

Tuition (Audit credit hours): $180

Tuition (Senior Citizens 60+ credit hours): $80

Tuition (Senior Citizens 60+ 1/2 Regular Rate): $415

BY THE NUMBERS

100%

full-time undergraduate students receive financial aid

24k

minimum average award package on campus

99%

graduate school or career placement rate

VALUE OF A MORNINGSIDE EDUCATION

Experiential Learning

Experience is at the heart of everything we do at Morningside. From interactive classrooms to internships/externships your educational experience matters here.

Set Up for Success

When employers hire one Morningside graduate, they come back asking for more. We make sure you’ll be career-ready from day one.

XP Guarantee

Morningside is committed to providing our students an experience worth their time and money. We guarantee new undergraduate students that you’ll earn your degree in four years or less.

FINANCIAL AID

No matter your educational path, there are ways to help make your time at Morningside more affordable. Learn more about Morningside’s competitive financial aid opportunities.

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PAYMENT PLANS

We offer monthly payment plans to help you pay your balances in the way that’s right for you. For each method, you can make your monthly payments via ACH direct debit (annual $50 setup fee) or check (annual $100 setup fee). Click here to set up a payment plan Student Account Payment Plan Agreement (morningside.edu). Call the business office at 712-274-5000 if you have any questions.

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Contact Us

Questions? We’d love to help. Contact us today.

Morningside University
Office of Student Financial Planning
1501 Morningside Avenue
Sioux City, IA 51106

712-274-5159

finaid@morningside.edu

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