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Other University Fees

Bursar Department

Application Fee

Undergraduate (nonrefundable)


International Undergraduate (nonrefundable)




Graduation Fees

Commencement Fee (nonrefundable)


Regalia Fee (nonrefundable)


Miscellaneous Fees

Audit Tuition & Fees

Same as credit tuition & fees

Change of Class Schedule Fee (per semester)

  • This fee is charged for each change (add or withdrawl) made after the first week of the semester


International Student Fee (per semester)


International Student Health Insurance (per semester)


Late Registration/Reinstatement Fee

  • This fee is assessed to students who enrolled for classes after the first full week of the semester or seek reinstatement for class schedules cancelled for non-payment.


Late Rental Book Return Fee (per credit hour, per book)


Lion Card ID Fee (one-time fee)


Lion Card ID Replacement Fee


Returned Check Fee (per check)


Special Course Fee

  • This fee is used for additional course materials and/or services for specific courses. Courses include but are not limited to art, music, education, dental hygiene, nursing, radiology, and photography.


Textbook Rental Fee (per credit hour, per book) Fall 2017, Spring 2018, & Summer 2018


On-Campus Housing (Residence Life)

Student Housing Security Deposit (subject to refund)


Student General Fees

Activity Fee (per semester) (Part-Time/Full-Time/Graduate)

  • This fee supports various aspects of campus life including student activities, student government, student publications and other events and services provided by the University.

$15 / $25

Distance Learning Fee (per credit hour)

  • This fee off-sets costs unique to the distance learning environment including: development of specialized Internet courses, fees to broadcasters for carrying televised courses, transmitter and tower costs for televised courses, host servers for Internet courses and video and Internet materials developed by independent producers.


Distance Learning Library Fee (per credit hour)

  • This fee assists with the updating, development and maintenance of online library resources, access, and availability.


Graduate Library Fee (per credit hour)

  • This fee assists with the updating, development and maintenance of online library resources, access, and availability.


Parking Fee (per semester)

  • This fee covers all costs associated with vehicle registration, roadway and sidewalk maintenance and campus security.
  • All vehicles must be registered in order to use campus parking facilities. Vehicles may be registered and parking permits obtained at the Campus Card Service Center (Billingsly Student Center room 109) or the Public Safety Office.


Student Health Center Fee (per semester)

  • This fee is assessed every semester to help defray the cost of students’ basic office visits to the MSSU Student Health Center, including first aid, injury care and screening for certain illnesses. The Student Health Center is staffed with a full-time nurse practitioner. Additional fees are charged for professional services such as laboratory tests, physical examinations, x-ray, prescriptions, etc.


Student Recreation Center Fee (per semester) (Part-Time/Full-Time)

  • This fee provides access to and use of the Student Recreation Center Facilities. This facility houses a student health center, three-court gymnasium, aquatics center, racquetball courts, elevated running/walking track, weight and cardiovascular areas, group exercise rooms, locker rooms, showers and a 150 seat theater auditorium.


Technology Fee (per semester) (Part-Time/Full-Time)

  • This fee enables the University to provide the most technologically current equipment for use in the classroom and laboratories. All fees collected will be used solely for the purchase of equipment, which will directly benefit the students in their University course work.


Testing Fees







MEGA (Missouri Content Assessment)



National ACT


Pearson VUE


Proctoring Services

Residual ACT


Transcript Fee

Transcript Fee (Per transcript)