Undergraduate Tuition

Type Cost Per Semester Cost Per Year
12-18 Undergraduate Semester Credits $ 14,650 $ 29,300
Less than 12 semester credits $1,265 per credit $1,265 per credit
More than 18 semester credits  Block rate plus $345 per credit Block rate plus $345 per credit
Post-Baccalaureate: NNU Graduate $635 per credit $635 per credit
Post-Baccalaureate: non-NNU  Graduate $1,265 per credit $1,265 per credit

Cost for a typical undergraduate student

Type Cost Per Semester Cost Per Year
Tuition $14,650 $29,300
Fees $250 $500
Room and Board $3,625 $7,250
Insurance (*charged in the fall for the year) $1,773* $1,773*
Total $20,298 $38,823


Total shown is demonstrating the total costs for a typical undergraduate. For more information please refer to the cost breakdown information. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us at

Student Fees Cost Per Semester Cost Per Year
Undergraduate: 12 credits or more $250 $500
Undergraduate: 6-11 credits $210 $420
Undergraduate: less than 6 credits $105 $210
Special Fees Cost
Contingency deposit (a one time refundable deposit) $50
Late payment or late registration fee $150
Non-credit fee per credit (audit) $75
Credit by Exam Fee $100
Graduation Fee $50
Late Graduation application fee (refer to the Registrar/graduation webpage for dates)  $50
Return check fee $20

Please Note: Some courses have an activity or usage fee. Check course schedule for details.

Senior Citizens

Senior citizens, 60 or older, may enroll in classes for non-credit at no charge on a space available basis. Course fees may apply. Classes taken for credit: $635 per semester credit, plus course fee if applicable.

Statement Of Charges

Students may view their charges and financial aid on the NNU portal; 

Changes in the student's course load may result in an increase or decrease in financial aid. When adding or dropping classes, students should contact their financial aid officer to determine if any of their financial aid will be affected.

Students are reminded that lenders deduct a processing fee from their Direct Student loans, Direct Plus loans, and Alaska Student Loan. Questions concerning your financial aid should be directed to (208) 467-8638, 1-877-668-4968, or

It is the student's responsibility to ensure that information regarding payment of amounts due is communicated to the person who will be paying the account.

Fees and Other Charges for Past Due Accounts

Failure to pay student's account by the due date will result in a late fee. Accounts 45 days past due will also be assessed a finance charge at the rate of 1.25% monthly (15% annually). 

When a student is no longer enrolled at NNU and a balance remains on their account, the student is responsible for paying the University's cost of collection. This includes, but is not limited to, collection agency fees not to exceed 40% of the debt and may also include court and attorney fees.

Board and Room

Room cost is for a single student in a shared dorm room. A private room (when available) is an additional $825 per semester. Room charge includes furniture and utilities. Room assignments are made by the Office of Student Life (208) 467-8643.

Plan Type Cost Per Semester Cost Per Year
Silver meal plan and single student in shared dorm room $3,625 $7,250

This meal plan offers students 230 entries per semester and $100 Flex dollars per semester that may be used at The Bean.

Students with Junior or Senior academic standing may be eligible to purchase room only for $1950 a semester.

Alternative meal plans are available to certain students. Information on these alternative meal plans is available from the Office of Student Life.