Midwest Savings Breakdown

UW-Milwaukee Peck School of the Arts participates in the Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP), which awards reduced tuition rates to residents of Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, and North Dakota.

Illinois residents save even more with an automatic $1,000 Milwaukee Advantage Award.

Minnesota residents are eligible for the Minnesota Reciprocity program and are encouraged to apply as early as possible.

Cost Calculator

Our Net Price Calculator will provide new, dependent, in-state or out-of-state, full-time students an idea of the financial aid to expect for the academic year.

Tuition Rates


2016-17 Estimated Annual Tuition

Wisconsin Residents $9,494
Illinois Residents $12,538
Minnesota Residents $13,298
MI, IN, MO, ND, NE & KS Residents $13,538
All Other States $19,850

*cost based on 12-18 credits per semester excluding housing/meals or other fees. See Cost Calculator above for total estimated cost of living.

View a detailed breakdown of UWM’s Undergraduate tuition rates & fees.


Graduate fees are calculated on a semesterly basis by the number of credits in which a student enrolls. View the detailed breakdown of UWM’s Graduate School tuition rates & fees.