How much does it cost to attend?

In State Wisconsin Resident Sticker Price
$24,231
In State Costs for University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Fee Cost
Tuition$8,091
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$1,474
Room and Board $10,560
Other Expenses Budget$3,306
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
$35,510
Out of State Costs for University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Fee Cost
Tuition$19,370
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$1,474
Room and Board $10,560
Other Expenses Budget$3,306

Residents of Wisconsin pay an annual total price of $24,231 to attend University of Wisconsin Milwaukee on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $8,091 for tuition, $10,560 room and board, $800 for books and supplies and $1,474 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $35,510 which is 46.5% higher than Wisconsin residents. The tuition charge is $19,370 while room and board is $10,560, books and supplies are $800 and other fees come in at $1,474.

All price data is sourced from the 2017/2018 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

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Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend University of Wisconsin Milwaukee when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2017/2018
$14,445
Net Price by Income University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$10,821
$30,001 to $48,000$13,034
$48,001 to $75,000$16,702
$75,001 to $110,000$20,360
$110,000+$21,157

The average reported annual net price for University of Wisconsin Milwaukee for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $14,445 in 2017/2018. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

Financial Aid

Finanical Aid University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Annual Total Grant Aid $5,647 64%
Pell Grant $4,273 36%
Federal Student Loan $5,670 64%

The average reported annual net price for University of Wisconsin Milwaukee for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $14,445 in 2017/2018.

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $47,704. The loan balance of $47,704 is a four year multiple of the $11,926 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $498 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 4.7%.

Example Loan $47,704
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.7%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $498.08
Total Interest Paid $12,066.10
Sum of All Loan Payments $59,770.10

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
$96,924
Year Wisconsin Residents Non Residents
1 $24,231 $35,510
2 $25,927 $37,996
3 $27,742 $40,655
4 $29,684 $43,501

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee to be $96,924 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 7% annual increase over the next 4 years which is the national trend.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Wisconsin Residents $337 $1,011 $1,348
Out of State Residents $807 $2,421 $3,228

Estimated cost for a class at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240453 IPEDS survey data for University of Wisconsin Milwaukee.