UWM is cost-competitive even for out-of-state applicants and particularly if you are applying as a student from a state participating in the Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP). Check UWM’s tuition rate schedules for the most up-to-date information. Also, to determine if you qualify for in-state tuition rates, check here for how residency is determined.
2019-2020 Annual Tuition
School of Architecture & Urban Planning
Undergraduate (12-18 credits per semester)
- Wisconsin resident $9,598
- Minnesota reciprocity $13,701
- Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP) $13,644
- Non-resident $21,168
Graduate (8-15 credits per semester)
- Wisconsin resident $12,050
- Minnesota reciprocity $19,087
- Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP) $17,321
- Non-resident $25,282
In addition to amount above, differential tuition is charged for students enrolled in Department of Architecture courses. The differential tuition fees are set at $11.55 per credit for all courses at the 100-level, and $43.00 per credit for all courses the 200- through 800-level. Differential tuition enhances the quality of education in the School of Architecture & Urban Planning.
Note: Segregated fees are included in the Resident, Non-Resident, Minnesota and Midwest Exchange rates. Classes held strictly off-campus are not charged segregated fees.
You can apply for financial aid (including filing your FAFSA) through the UWM financial aid site. A number of scholarships are available for students as well; apply for these via the UWM Scholarship Portal. Additional sources of funding are available to graduate students in the form of fellowships, travel awards, and teaching assistantships.