Tuition, Fees and Financial Aid
PLEASE NOTE: This website, Montana State Online, provides information and resources for students enrolled in online courses IN degree programs and does not apply to current COVID19 remote learning students. For more information pertaining to current online learning procedures and recommendations please visit the LEARN ANYWHERE website.
The cost to take online courses at Montana State University varies.
How to Find MSU Online Only Tuition and Fees
Some Online Only programs qualify for the MSU Online Only Tuition and Fees.
To find them:
- Go to the Student Accounts page
- On the left navigation bar, click "Tuition & Fee Charts--Current & Historical"
- Then click "Online Programs Only"
If your program is not listed in the Online Only Tuition and Fee Tables, please check the program description page to view the costs.
Online students are only eligible to apply for financial aid if they are admitted to Montana State University in a degree or qualifying certificate program. For information about financial assistance, please visit MSU's Office of Financial Aid.
Tuition Payment Plan
The Tuition Payment Plan is an installment loan available for qualified applicants who are unable to make full payment of current semester tuition and fees on regular fee payment day.
Bill Confirmation (Pay Fees)
All students must confirm their bill (pay fees) by the fee payment deadline.
Learn more at the Student Accounts Web page by clicking on the Bill Confirmation/ Fee Payment Deadlines link.