Michigan Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution

Cheapest Colleges in Michigan by In State Tution

Below is a college cost ranking of the 61 colleges in Michigan with the lowest in state tution. What is the cheapest college in Michigan? Walsh College tops the list with a tuition and fee total of $0. Note these costs do not include room and board or living expenses.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published price. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published in state tution with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeSimply Best Value Colleges in Michigan list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2022-2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

List of Michigan Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution
School Tuition In State
Marygrove College

Detroit, MI

Cleary University

Ann Arbor, MI

Kuyper College

Grand Rapids, MI

Finlandia University

Hancock, MI

Madonna University

Livonia, MI

Rochester College

Rochester Hills, MI

Cornerstone University

Grand Rapids, MI

Siena Heights University

Adrian, MI

Hillsdale College

Hillsdale, Michigan

University of Detroit Mercy

Detroit, MI

Northwood University Michigan

Midland, MI

Spring Arbor University

Spring Arbor, MI

Olivet College

Olivet, MI

Andrews University

Berrien Springs, MI

Concordia University Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

Aquinas College

Grand Rapids, MI

Hope College

Holland, MI

Calvin College

Grand Rapids, MI