Tuition & Fees

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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.

Below is an outline of Morningside University’s undergraduate residential costs. Costs are for full-time, on-campus undergraduate students for the 2020-2021 academic year. 

Costs

Academic Year 2020 - 2021 2021 - 2022
Tuition (12-18 Credits)* $32,460 $33,760
Fees (Student Government, Health Services, Technology) $1,510 $1,510
Room (Standard with A/C) $5,450 $5,610
Meal Plan $4,660 $4,800
Subtotal $44,080 $45,680
Minus Average Package Range $10,000 - $35,965 $14,000 - $40,695
Total Investment $8,115 - $34,080 $4,985 - $31,080

*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 $32,460 x 4 years to complete program = $129,840 divided by 124 credit hours to complete the Undergraduate Program = $1,047.07 per hour.

Below is an outline of Morningside University’s part-time undergraduate costs. Costs are for part-time undergraduate students for the 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 academic years.

Costs

Academic Year 2020 - 2021 2021 - 2022
Tuition (1-8 credit hours) $590 $610
Tuition (9-11 credit hours) $1,010 $1,050
Tuition (Summer credit hours) $380 $400
Tuition (Audit credit hours) $170 $180
Tuition (Senior Citizens 60+ credit hours) $80 $80
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Paying for Your Morningside Experience

100% of full-time undergraduate Morningside students receive some form of financial aid to pay for your Morningside education. We help make college more affordable by offering Morningside scholarships and grants, but there are also federal and state sources of funding you should know about.

Morningside Scholarships Applying for Federal Aid

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 712-274-5117 if you have any questions.

  • 8-Month Plan: pay your account balance monthly from September 15 through April 15
  • 10-Month Plan: pay your account balance monthly from July 15 through April 15
  • Create your own customized payment plan