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What is the Cost of Attendance?

We establish a Cost of Attendance (COA) to provide you with a reasonable estimate of the cost of attendance at Northwest Missouri State University. Each student’s COA can vary based on the type of student, residency of the student, and their designated program. To review the cost for undergraduates, graduates, or Online Professional, please click on the appropriate box below to determine your estimated Cost of Attendance.

How is Cost of Attendance determined?

In order to determine your financial need for the federal assistance programs, Northwest develops a Cost of Attendance (COA) budget as stipulated within the federal guidelines. This budget includes

All cost of attendance components are estimated costs. For example,