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Northwest Missouri State University

Web-based Courses

Tuition Cost for Fall 2018 - Summer 2019

Undergraduate Tuition

Graduate Tuition

(per credit hour which includes textbook usage, technology and delivery fees)

Resident:       $366.83
Non-resident: $588.58

(per credit hour which includes technology and delivery fees)

Resident:       $441.06
Non-resident: $693.92

PLEASE NOTE: This tuition chart does not apply to our accelerated online MBA and MSEd. programs.
View tuition cost and more information about those programs »

Fall Payment Due Dates

Spring Payment Due Dates

August 15 January 15
September 15 February 15
October 15 March 15
November 15 April 15

Payment Options (in addition to paying in person)

Check by mail or online thru the Account Payment Center in CatPAWS


Cashiering Office
Northwest Missouri State University
800 University Drive
Maryville, MO 64468

Telephone: 660.562.1578
Fax: 660.562.1400

You can view your charges after tuition has been posted by clicking on CATPAWS on Northwest's home page. Northwest ID number and PIN required.
Online payments may be made by credit card and webcheck.

Refund Policy for Dropped Course


Full Trimester Courses

Block Courses

Single Summer Session Courses

100% 1 Week 3 Days 1 Day
75% 1 Week 2 Days 1 Day
50% 1 Week 3 Days 1 Day
25% 1 Week 2 Days 1 Day

Other time frames prorated.
Added courses will be charged full price.

Past Due Accounts

Future enrollments will be blocked and transcript requests will be denied until all debt is cleared.