Costs and Financial Aid

Estimated expenses for the nine-month 2016-2017 academic calendar year for an international undergraduate student at the University of Wisconsin-Superior:

Undergraduate Tuition/Fees (Per Year)*


Residence Hall/Meal Plan (Standard Double Room)


Tuition, Fees, Room and Meals (Total)


* Does not include scholarship/financial assistance opportunities available to many international students. Figures are for full-time students (12-18 credits per semester) enrolled for the full academic year.

The figures above do not include MEDICAL INSURANCE, which is required and costs $1,450 for the 2016-2017 academic year, or BOOKS & SUPPLIES, for which students should budget approximately $950 per year. Also not included above are PERSONAL & TRAVEL EXPENSES, which each individual student ultimately determines. We recommend that students budget at least $1,800 for these.                            

Total estimated cost for 2016-2017**: $26,760

**Includes tuition, fees, residence hall, meals, insurance, books, supplies, and personal expenses as indicated above. Does not include summer-related expenses. This figure is used for Form I-20 purposes.

Note that in the United States, the average increase for university-related costs is approximately 6% per year. In recent years, cost increases for UW-Superior international students have been approximately 2-4%.

The most up-to-date information about tuition and fees can be accessed on our Bursar's Office website.

For information about opportunities for scholarships, grants, and employment for international students, please click here.