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Fees

Read the descriptions carefully to determine which fees may apply to you.


Students enrolled in 6 or more credits pay a $150 fee. Students enrolled in less than 6 credits pay a $75 fee.

The Rochester Campus Fee covers student wireless access throughout campus buildings, printing access to Information Commons, classroom technology, ITV access for distance learning, Student Activities, Orientation and Welcome Week activities.

A $350 durable goods fee is assessed to students in BSHS and BSHP programs for the laptop program.

2017-18 Student Services Fee

All students enrolled for 6 or more credits must pay a $168.00 per-semester student services fee in addition to tuition.

Courses that carry no degree credit and all courses in which you enroll as an auditor count in the determination of the credit total for the student services fee on a one class hour = one credit basis. In addition, credits for off-campus, Learning Abroad Center/Office of International Programs, Online and Distance Learning courses, and web-based/TV courses are excluded from the total credit count.

Non-degree seeking students do not need to pay the student services fee. Students in a certificate academic plan or in specialized/evening/part-time academic plans may also be exempt (check with your program office for more information). Students meeting the above exemption criteria may elect to pay the fee if they wish to use or support the services covered by the fee.

Regents Scholarship recipients, as well as students enrolled in the Post-Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO) or Senior Citizen Education program, are also exempt from this fee and may not elect to pay the fee.

The fee is distributed among the following programs:

Classification Amount
Fitness, Recreation, Sports $90.00
Mental and Physical Wellness $55.50
Student Activities and Rochester Student Association $20.00
Study Abroad/Learning Abroad $1.50
Diversity Programming $1.00
Subtotal $168.00

If you are 1) admitted to a degree program, and 2) registered for 6 or more credits per semester (or 3 or more credits during summer term) that count toward the automatic assessment of the Student Services Fee, you are required by the University of Minnesota to have health plan coverage. If you meet both of these criteria you will be automatically enrolled in the University-sponsored Student Health Benefit Plan.

By requiring students to have health plan coverage, the University ensures all students have access to medical care and can maintain good health, which is essential for academic success. You may choose to waive the University-sponsored Student Health Benefit Plan by providing proof of enrollment in an alternative eligible health plan.

Program Fees

Visit the website of your particular program to view the most recent program fee.

BSHP program fees are listed under Courses & Curriculum on the track site. 

Optional Fees

Fees listed below are subject to change without notice.

Student Health Insurance—$1,050.00

  • Based on fall/spring terms
  • Single student rate

Dental Plan—$138.00

  • Based on fall/spring terms
  • Single student rate

Flex Parking Fee—$320.00

  • 6+ credit enrollment required
  • A one time $30.00 set up fee payable to Lanier Parking is required

Rochester City Bus Pass—$80.00

  • 120-day pass
  • Other length passes available through Rochester Public Transportation

Service & Usage Fees

Duplicate diploma fee—$15.00

Installment plan fee—$20.00

  • Per semester, not available summer term

Late payment fee—$40.00

Late registration fee—$50.00-$100.00

Returned check or online payment— $20.00

Stop payment fee—$10.00

Transcript request fee—$15.00

  • Per transcript (additional fees may apply)

U Card replacement fee—$25.00

Important Dates

Billing & Payment

Mon, Aug 21, 2017 Summer payment due in full (full balance due)
Sun, Sep 3, 2017 First billing statement for fall available (due date: 9/16/17)
Mon, Sep 11, 2017 Last day to receive a 100% tuition refund for canceling full semester and first 7-week session classes