2024-2025 Catalog 
  
    May 29, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog

Tuition Rates


Ferris State University 2023-2024

The figures below may be used to plan for the 2023-2024 academic year costs for Ferris State University students effective June 21, 2023. Room & Board is based on the Crimson Meal Plan in a Residence Hall with two students per room. The following rates are based on per credit tuition for freshman/sophomore students. All internet courses that are fully online will be assessed a $12 per credit hour fee to support on-line instruction.

Undergraduate Estimated Cost of Attendance United States and Canadian Students

  Per Semester Per Academic Year 23/24
* Tuition ($483 per credit hour X 14 hours) $ 6,762 $ 13,524
Food and Housing $ 5,254 $ 10,508
Sub-TOTAL: $ 12, 016 $ 24, 032
     
**Refundable Fees    
University Service Fee $ 45 $ 90
   Non-Refundable     
Health Center Fee $ 53 $ 106
Sub-TOTAL: $ 98 $ 196
     
Estimated Costs:    
Books and Supplies $ 431 $ 862
Personal/Misc/Travel $ 1204 $ 2408
ESTIMATED TOTAL: $ 13, 749 $ 27, 498

*Undergraduate tuition rate for Junior/Senior students: $526 per credit hour.
**If requested during the first 5 days of each semester, the Refundable Fees can be credited back to the student’s account.

Undergraduate Tuition Rates – International Students

Freshman/Sophomore: $ 800 per credit hour Junior/Senior: $ 850 per credit hour

Graduate & Professional Student Tuition Rates

GRADUATE - US RESIDENT $ 740 per credit hour
GRADUATE – INTERNATIONAL $ 1115 per credit hour
PHARMACY $ 970 per credit hour
OPTOMETRY $ 940 per credit hour
DOCTORAL $ 836 per credit hour

Room and Board Rates-

(Figures based on double occupancy room rate of $2725. Dining Dollars and Guest Passes expire May 4, 2024.)

MEAL PLAN OPTIONS ROOM & BOARD PER YEAR PER SEMESTER MEALS GUEST PASSES DINING DOLLARS
PLATINUM $ 11, 236 $ 5, 618 All you care to eat
7 days a week
12 $ 350
GOLD $ 10, 844 $ 5, 422 All you care to eat
7 days a week
8 $ 175
CRIMSON $ 10,508 $ 5, 254 All you care to eat
7 days a week
TRADITIONAL 14 $ 10, 082 $ 5, 041 14 Meals per Week
A private room is an additional $875 per semester.
North Hall double room is an additional $475 per semester.
Apartment/Townhouse info below

Community Living (Rate Per Student)

Two-Three Bedroom - West Campus Apartments Academic Year (Fall/Spring) $6,261 per person
Four Bedroom - West Campus Apartments Academic Year (Fall/Spring) $6,894 per person
   
   
Two Bedroom-East Campus Suites Academic Year (Fall/Spring) $8,418 per person
Four Bedroom-East Campus Suites Academic Year (Fall/Spring) $6,267 per person

Fall Semester 2024

Late Registration August 22 - 23
First Day of Classes August 26
Drop/Add Period (closes at 5pm Thursday) August 26 - 29
Labor Day (no classes) September 2
Mid-Term Grades Due October 14
Fall Break October 14 - 16
Spring Registration Begins October 28
Last Day for “W” Grades (full semester) October 31
Thanksgiving recess begins (class dismiss at noon) November 27 - December 1
Thanksgiving recess ends (classes resume) December 2
Last Day of Classes December 6
Examination Week December 9 - 13
Commencement December 13
Final Grades Due by 1:00 pm December 16

Spring Semester 2025

Wintermester Begins December 16, 2024
Wintermester Ends January 3
Wintermester Final Grades Due by 1pm January 6
Late Registration January 9 - 10
First Day of Spring Classes January 13
Drop/Add Period (closes at 5pm Thursday) January 13 - 16
Martin Luther King Day (no classes) January 20
Summer Registration Begins January 21
Spring recess (no classes) March 8 - 16
Mid-term grades due March 10
Fall Registration Begins March 24
Last Day for “W” grades (full semester) March 27
Mid-semester break (no classes) April 17 - 20
Last Day of Classes May 2
Examination Week May 5 - 9
Commencement May 9 - 10
Final Grades Due by 1:00 pm May 12

Summer Semester 2025

Late Registration May 19
First Day of Classes May 20
Drop/Add Period (closes at 5pm Friday) May 20 - 23
Memorial Day (no classes) May 26
Independence Day observed (no classes) July 4
Last day for “W” grades (full semester) July 10
Last Day of classes August 13
Final Grades Due by 1:00 pm August 18