Tuition & Aid

Estimating Your Cost

Ranked near the top of the best value colleges in Utah by Payright, USU is a top university for excellence and value. Tuition costs vary depending on your program, transfer credits, and course load. We are here to help you estimate your anticipated costs (per semester).

Financial Options

You have several options to help pay for your studies. Visit for more information.

  • Federal aid: Complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to qualify for federal loans and grants.
  • Scholarships: Find, apply, and accept USU and private scholarships easily, all in one portal with ScholarshipUniverse.
  • Student Money Management Center: Set a budget and plan your finances for the year with a financial coach.
  • Payment Plans: Enroll in a payment plan to pay your tuition over three or four payments throughout the semester.

You can also explore working while you complete your classes. Approximately 80% of USU Online students work either part- or full-time while in school. If you are interested in finding internships or other employment opportunities related to your program, contact USU's Career Design Center. This resource can help you find opportunities and prepare you to ace your interviews.

Next Start Date

August 27, 2024
Fall Semester Begins
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