Tuition and Costs

Below is the current undergraduate tuition schedule in place at Youngstown State University.  Rates listed are not applicable for Distance Education coursework. For a breakdown of Distance Education fees, contact the Office of Distance Education at 330-941-4000. Click for a complete breakdown of all fees at Youngstown State University.

Students and families can also utilize the Tuition Estimator as a tool to aid in estimating potential tuition costs.

Per Academic Year

In-State
 
Affordable Tuition Advantage*
 
Out-of-State
 
Tuition & Fees
$8,087.28
$8,087.28
$8,087.28
Tuition Surcharge
0
240.00
6,000.00
Total Tuition
$8,087.28
$8,327.28
$14,087.28
Room & Board
8,990
8,990
8,990
Security Deposit
200
200
200
Total Room & Board
$9,190
$9,190
$9,190
Total On-Campus
$17,277.28
$17,517.28
$23,277.28

Additional Direct costs:  A $115 ($58 Summer semester) transportation fee is charged to any student enrolled in 6 or more credit hours (optional to students enrolled in 5 or fewer credit hours). College fees are assessed to students who have reached Junior or Senior status, the exception being the College of Creative Arts and Communication, which charges a college fee to all students enrolled.

Indirect costs:  In addition to the above costs, students may anticipate indirect expenses for books and personal incidentals such as gas and laundry.

* The Affordable Tuition Advantage rate is offered to students from the following counties: Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Clarion, Crawford, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Greene, Indiana, Jefferson, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango, Warren, Washington and Westmoreland counties in Pennsylvania; Chautauqua County in New York; and Brooke, Hancock, Marshall and Ohio counties in West Virginia.

 

The University reserves the right to change fees without prior notice.