TUITION AND COSTS

Starting Fall 2014 - Corky Plus Tuition (Kansas Resident Tuition) will be available for residents of these 20 counties in Oklahoma; Cleveland, Cherokee, Creek, Kay, Lincoln, Logan, Muskogee, Noble, Nowata, Oklahoma, Okfuskee, Okmulgee, Osage, Pawnee, Payne, Pottawatomie, Rogers, Tulsa, Wagoner, Washingon! 

Corky Plus Tuition is available now for residents of Buchanan, Cass, Clay, Jackson and Platte counties in Missouri!

 

ESU's Flat Rate Tuition is one of the best values in the region! As a full-time student taking courses on ESU's campus, you may take 10 or more hours for the tuition listed below. Enjoy the flexibility this will give you to explore new and different opportunities. ESU is one of only two Regents Universities offering this flat rate.

Estimated Costs Per Semester for Full-Time Undergraduate Students

 

Kansas Resident

MSEP** and NEARR to Kansas‡

Non-Resident

Tuition & fees*

$2,807

$3,900

$8,694

Books & Supplies (avg.)

$450

$450

$450

Residence Hall/Board†

$3,347

$3,347

$3,347

Total Estimated Costs

$6,604

$7,697

$12,491

*Tuition and fees are subject to approval by the Kansas Board of Regents. Tuition and fees shown above are approved for the 2013-2014 school year. 


**The Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP) is available to students in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota or Wisconsin. Students are eligible for 150% of Kansas Resident Tuition. For complete information, visit this page.

†2 person room and full meal plan.


‡The NEARR Tuition rate is available for freshman and transfer students who are residents of Colorado, Nebraska, Missouri, Oklahoma or Texas. Students are eligible for 150% of Kansas Resident Tuition.

 

Tuition & Fees

2014-2015 Distance/Online Tuition & Fees

Fall/Spring/Summer

Undergraduate

 

KS Resident

Non-Resident*

Distance Education Fees
$231/hr
$306/hr
Internet, ITV & Telenet
$231/hr +$42/class
$306/hr +$42/class
ESU - Kansas City
 (Overland Park)
$225/hr + $30/hr
$300/hr + $30/hr

Graduate

 

KS Resident

Non-Resident*

Distance Education Fees
$308/hr
$422/hr
Internet, ITV & Telenet
$308/hr +$42/class
$422/hr +$42/class
ESU - Kansas City
  (Overland Park)
$308/hr + $30/hr $452/hr + $30/hr

School of Library & Information Management (SLIM) 

$308/hr + $42/class
$787/hr + $42/class

MSEP (Midwest Student Exchange Program) SLIM or On-Campus Students Only
Please see MSEP guidelines for information on eligibility requirements and programs at Emporia State University.  In Kansas, all students participating in the Midwest Student Exchange Program: Must reside in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota or Wisconsin.

Corky Plus Tuition for students who are residents of Buchanan, Cass, Clay, Jackson & Platte counties in Missouri! The Corky Plus Tuiton rate for these counties in Missouri began Fall 2013.

Beginning Fall 2014 the Oklahoma counties are eligible for the Corky Plus Tution, same tuition as Kansas in-state students. Students who are residents of Cleveland, Cherokee, Creek, Kay, Lincoln, Logan, Muskogee, Noble, Nowata, Oklahoma, Okfuskee, Okmulgee, Osage, Pawnee, Payne, Pottawatomie, Rogers, Tulsa, Wagoner, and Washington counties in Oklahoma, are eligible for the same tuition as Kansas in-state students.

 

* An exception or waiver would be allowed for specific circumstances.  Each semester, the student must complete an Application for Resident Fee Privilege for Out-of-State Residents Employed in Kansas or for Recruited or Transferred Employees to Kansas.  Waiver is not applicable for on-campus courses.

NOTE: Your billing statement will break up Distance Education Tuition & Fees into two separate charges: Off-Campus Tuition and Distance Education Area Fee. The sum of these items equal the tuition & fees above. The ESU-Kansas City fee and the Internet/ITV fee are separate charges.

Click here for a complete listing of ESU Tuition and Fees.

APPLICATION FEES
Undergraduate Fee:
 
 
A one-time $10 non-refundable processing fee is required for first time ESU undergraduate students taking distance courses.
Graduate Fee:
 
 

  • 1st Time Degree/Certificate Seeking -    $40.00
  • Returning New/Degree/Dual Degrees (If you already have a graduate degree or have applied for a graduate degree and are returning to a new graduate degree) -    $20.00
  • 1st Time Licensure/Non-Degree Seeking -  $25.00
  • Re-Admit Degree/Certification - (Inactive degree and certification students who have not taken courses for more than three years (inactive) and are returning to the same degree) - $25.00
  • Returning Licensure/Non-Degree Seeking (If you have not taken courses for more than 3 years and have become inactive) - $25.00
  • Changing from Licensure/Non-Degree to Degree/Certificate Seeking - $40.00
  • Degree/Certificate Re-Admit -  $25.00
  • 1st Time PhD -    $50.00
  • Returning PhD (If you have not taken courses for more than 3 years and have become inactive) -   $25.00