Undergraduate International Costs

​​​The following expenses are estimates only and reflect the minimum costs for a full course of study. These costs change annually for all students.

2017-2018 costs​

  • Undergraduate tuition - $18,936 (based on 24 credit hours - $789 per credit hour)
  • Living expenses - $12,438
  • Yearly total​ - $31,374

Financial aid through CMU is not available to international students. However, you may qualify for one of the merit-based scholarships​ available. The Department of Homeland Security regulations require that Central Michigan University obtains verification of financial support from all international applicants prior to issuing an I-20.

*PLEASE NOTE that all expenses have been calculated for an academic year consisting of two sixteen-week semesters (approximately nine months).

The United States government requires that Central Michigan University obtains verification of financial support from all students requesting Certificates of Eligibility (I-20s or DS-2019s). The following expenses are estimates only; they are subject to change and adjusted annually. These amounts are considered the minimum costs for a full course of study.​