We understand the value of your time and resources. With affordable tuition rates and available scholarships, the University of Mary is committed to helping put your educational goals within reach.

Tuition that Makes Sense

Whether you plan to take all your courses online, through our evening/night school format, or a combination of both, you can take advantage of low, easy-to-understand tuition. Most of our bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs are priced by the credit, though pricing may vary from year to year. To see the per-credit cost for the degree you desire, simply visit the page for that degree in our academics section.

At the University of Mary, we are committed to helping students navigate the options to pay for college. We offer a number of scholarship programs to help students with the cost of tuition.

Fees that Support You

At the University of Mary, we strive to provide you with the best possible education including personalized advising and locations across the region. Fees are charged in the below categories.

General Fees:

Undergraduate Application Fee $30
Graduate Application Fee $45
Technology Fee $43 per credit
Security Fee (on-site students only) $5 per credit
Parking Fee (on-site students only) $25 per semester

Other Fees That May Apply

Transcript Evaluation for Educational Credential $45
Graduation Fee $100

Other fees may apply to your program of study.

Continuing Education Fees

Undergraduate Continuing Education Credit (CEU) - 10 Contact Hours = 1.0 CEU $20
Undergraduate Workshop/Conference Credit - 15 Contact Hours = 1.0 GWC Credit $45
Graduate Continuing Education Credit (CEU) - 10 Contact Hours = 1.0 CEU $20
Graduate Workshop/Conference Credit - 15 Contact Hours = 1.0 GWC Credit $45

Tuition Protection Plan

GradGuard Tuition Protection PlanTuition protection insurance is available at the University of Mary through GradGuard™. The Tuition Protection Insurance Plan helps students and their families overcome the financial losses that may result from events which force students to withdraw from the semester due to a covered medical reason. For more information, contact GradGuard™ at 877-794-6603 or GradGuard.com/tuition/umary.


If you have any questions about our tuition and fees or scholarships and financial aid, please contact our admissions team at 701-355-8030.

Pricing on this website is listed for each program’s start date where possible. All information is intended to estimate overall costs. Fees and other financial information on the website are subject to change.

Matriculation fees are applicable to those students that formally apply for admission.

Transportation to and from clinical, internship, and field experience sites is the student’s responsibility.

The University of Mary reserves the right to make changes in listed charges at the beginning of any term. All charges are payable in U.S. Currency.