The Central Michigan University Board of Trustees established the following tuition rates on April 29, 2016.
CMU has had the lowest cumulative increase in tuition among all state universities the past six years and ranks as the 10th least expensive in total cost of attendance among Michigan's 15 publics.
The university’s graduate programs are among the most economical in the state.
| ||Per Credit Hour||Per Semester*||Per Year*|
|Resident (Michigan) tuition||$405||$6,075||$12,150|
*Based on a 15-credit-hour per semester load
|Resident (Michigan) tuition||$548 per credit hour||$627 credit hour|
|Non-resident tuition||$819 per credit hour||$906 credit hour|
College of Medicine Tuition
| ||Per Year|
|Resident (Michigan) tuition||$39,523|
Room and Board
| ||Per Semester*||Per Year*|
|Room and board||$4,703||$9,406|
*Rate reflects a standard residence hall room with unlimited flex meal plan. Books and supplies are extra.