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Tuition/Financial Aid


Since the tuition base is decided by the legislature each March, all information below is only an estimate based on last year's costs. The values in the tables below include Tuition, Fees and Huntsman School Differential Tuition.

Estimated Tuition and Fees AY 2018-19


Fall 2018
15 Credits

Spring 2019
12 Credits

Summer 2019
3 Credits
30 Credits
Utah Residents, and non-Utah residents who are
children or grandchildren of USU alumni
$11,424 $9,996 $3,046 $24,465
Non-Resident * $20,779 $19,351 $6,114 $46,244

* Non-Resident Tuition Waiver for Excellence is available for those whose GPA and national competitive exam scores (GRE or GMAT) are above the average of the same admission scores for all current students in the college. Additional information about the tuition waiver.

Financial Aid

For qualified on–campus full–time students, financial aid assistance is offered through the University Financial Aid Office.

Mailing Address: Financial Aid Office 1800 Old Main Hill Logan, Utah 84322–1800

Location: Taggart Student Center Room 306 Phone:435.797.0173 Fax: 435.797.0654 Email:

Graduate Assistantships

The Department of Economics and Finance offers a number of competitive graduate assistantships ranging from $3,200 to $9,000. Graduate students may enroll in the university’s health care program with Blue Cross/Blue Shield at a subsidized rate.

A GRE score above the 80th percentile is generally required in order to be competitive for an assistantship. The Huntsman School of Business also offers several graduate scholarships. A GRE score above the 80th percentile on both the verbal and quantitative parts of the exam are generally required in order to be considered for these scholarships.

Your completed School of Graduate Studies application automatically places you in the pool for assistantships and scholarships. You should apply by March 1 to be considered for a scholarship.

Alumni Legacy Nonresident Waiver

Children or grandchildren of USU Alumni attending Utah State can get the nonresident portion of tuition will be waived. Follow your parents' or grandparents' footsteps and become an Aggie. To qualify for the Alumni Legacy Nonresident Waiver, a future Aggie must:

  • Be admitted.
  • Have at least one parent or grandparent who earned an associate degree or higher from Utah State University.
  • Enroll at USU as a first-time student.

Additional Information and Applications