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    Missouri Southern State University

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    $20,011
    Sticker Price
    Cost of Attendance
    $10,097
    Net Price
    Cost of Attendance
    $19,174
    Median Debt
    Cost of Attendance

    Costs

    In-State
    Tuition
    $8,026
    Books & Supplies
    $902
    Room & Board
    $7,624
    Other
    $3,459
    Total
    $20,011
    Out-of-State
    Tuition
    $16,052
    Books & Supplies
    $902
    Room & Board
    $7,624
    Other
    $3,459
    Total
    $28,037

    Since MSSU is a public university, there are different costs for in-state students and out-of-state students. The sticker price at MSSU is $20,011 for in-state students in MO, and $28,037 for out-of-state students. This sticker price includes costs for tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses.


    It’s also important to note that the cost of attendance can vary from year to year and typically it will rise over your four years in college. With that said, your financial aid will also be recalculated every year to take any price increases, as well as any changes in your financial situation, into account.

    Missouri Southern State University Financial Aid

    Students who are applying for financial aid at Missouri Southern State University need to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (or FAFSA).The FAFSA opens up on October 1st, and students should apply as soon as they can! The FAFSA uses financial information from the prior, prior year which means that you don’t need to wait for the year to end and can use last year’s financial information.


    The FAFSA code for Missouri Southern State University is 002488.


    If you are looking for more information on how to complete the FAFSA, check out our How to Complete the FAFSA Guide.

    Western Undergraduate Tuition Exchange

    MSSU is in a state that participates in the Western Undergraduate Tuition Exchange program. That means if you are a resident of Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, or Wyoming, you may be eligible for discounted tuition at MSSU. Check out the full list of requirements and participating schools on their website.

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    Pell Grants at Missouri Southern State University

    51% of students at Missouri Southern State University receive Pell Grants, which are awarded to undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need (students who have a bachelor’s or professional degree are not eligible). Pell Grants are awarded by the federal government and do not need to be repaid. To apply for a Pell Grant, students will need to submit their FAFSA. If you are awarded a Pell Grant, you’ll see it listed in your financial aid award letter if you are accepted to Missouri Southern State University.


    You can learn more about Pell Grant eligibility here.

    Outside Scholarships

    MSSU students can also apply for outside scholarships to fund their education. Outside scholarships are awards that are offered by private and non-profit organizations. If you want to see what outside scholarships you are eligible for, check out these resources:


    Missouri Southern State University Financial Aid Resources

    If you are looking for more information about financial aid and scholarships at MSSU or have questions that are specific to your personal situation, we recommend that you reach out directly to the financial aid office!


    Here’s how you can get in touch:


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