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    Estimated Tuition & Fees

    2018-2019 Northwood University Michigan Campus

    The following figures are fixed 2018–2019 costs for 12–17 credit hours per semester

    Residential Total 2018-2019   

    1st Semester   

    2nd Semester   

    PER YEAR   





    Student Fee*




    Technology Fee




    Commuter Total













    Resident Total





    * Student Fee excludes health insurance premium; all students must either demonstrate coverage by a qualified US health insurance plan or or pay the premium of $1,295 and receive coverage from a policy provided by the University. All international students will be required to purchase the University health plan. 

    **All Miner, Dubois, and Naegle Village resident students must have a Board plan. Alternate plans may be available.

    All freshmen must live on campus until they have successfully completed 60 credit hours at Northwood University unless they live with a parent or relative within a 50-mile radius. 

    Alternate per Credit Hour Charges

    Applicable per Credit Hour Charge for 18 and over credits


    Applicable per Credit Hour Charge for 1-11 credits


    Applicable per Credit Hour Charge for compressed courses   


    Other Fees

    Other Fees New Students Only
    Application Fee – $30.00 (waived for online applications)
    Orientation Fee – $100.00

    Other Fees - if Applicable
    Graduation Fee – $80.00
    Car Permit Commuter students – $80.00

    Other Estimated Living Expenses

    The following information is being provided to assist you in budgeting your finances. The annual costs indicated are estimates and are not costs owed to the University. These costs are based on averages and do not reflect actual expenses that you may incur.

    Annual estimated book and supply costs: $1,220.00
    Annual estimated transportation costs for students living on campus: $1,030.00; for commuter students: $1,780.00