Cost of IU Fort Wayne

How much does it cost to attend IU Fort Wayne?

When you’re budgeting for your education, it helps to know what you’ll be paying. We’ve made it easy by breaking costs down for you with our standard cost of attendance estimate.

About these numbers

We’re showing you the cost of attendance for a full academic year (fall and spring semesters). Cut these numbers in half to figure out the cost of a single semester.

Tuition and fees outlined here are based on 12 to 18 credits per semester for undergraduates.

Your actual costs for room and board, books and supplies, transportation, and personal expenses will vary based on:

  • The number of credit hours you take
  • Whether you’re an undergraduate or graduate student
  • Whether you’re an Indiana resident
  • Your personal choices
  • Your travel habits

Your cost of attendance may differ from these estimates. Visit the Student Center in One.IU for your specific budget.

Cost of attendance for 2018-19 academic year

Living on campusLiving off campusLiving with parents
Tuition and fees$9,464$9,464$9,464
Room and board*$9,730$9,730$1,996
Books and supplies*$930$930$930
Transportation*$312$1,910$1,910
Personal expenses*$2,100$2,100$2,100
Total cost of attendance$22,536$24,134$16,400
*Actual costs vary by student, based on student choice, travel habits, and academic program.

Students residing in any of the following Ohio counties: Allen, Auglaize, Butler, Darke, Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Mercer, Paulding, Preble, Putnam, Shelby, Van Wert, and Williams will receive a resident rate for tuition purposes. 

Living on campusLiving off campus
Tuition and fees$13,650$13,650
Room and board*$9,730$9,730
Books and supplies*$930$930
Transportation*$312$1,910
Personal expenses*$2,100$2,100
Total cost of attendance$26,722$28,320
*Actual costs vary by student, based on student choice, travel habits, and academic program.

If you’re a resident of Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, or Wisconsin, we’ve got good news for you: you’re eligible for the Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP) award, which allows you to attend IU Fort Wayne at a reduced cost. Ohio residents, you’ll be eligible for the award starting fall 2018.

Living on campusLiving off campus
Tuition and fees$29,820$29,820
Room and board*$9,730$9,730
Books and supplies*$930$930
Transportation*$312$1,910
Personal expenses*$2,100$2,100
Total cost of attendance$42,892$44,490
*Actual costs vary by student, based on student choice, travel habits, and academic program.

Students residing in any of the following Ohio counties: Allen, Auglaize, Butler, Darke, Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Mercer, Paulding, Preble, Putnam, Shelby, Van Wert, and Williams will receive a resident rate for tuition purposes. 

Cost of attendance for 2019-20 academic year

Living on campusLiving off campusLiving with parents
Tuition and fees$9,654$9,654$9,654
Room and board*$10,000$10,000$2,022
Books and supplies*$1,110$1,110$1,110
Transportation*$374$1,944$1,944
Personal expenses*$2,120$2,120$2,120
Total cost of attendance$23,258$24,828$16,850
*Actual costs vary by student, based on student choice, travel habits, and academic program.

Students residing in any of the following Ohio counties: Allen, Auglaize, Butler, Darke, Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Mercer, Paulding, Preble, Putnam, Shelby, Van Wert, and Williams will receive a resident rate for tuition purposes. 

Living on campusLiving off campus
Tuition and fees$30,416$30,416
Room and board*$10,000$10,000
Books and supplies*$1,110$1,110
Transportation*$374$1,944
Personal expenses*$2,120$2,120
Total cost of attendance$44,020$45,590
*Actual costs vary by student, based on student choice, travel habits, and academic program.

Students residing in any of the following Ohio counties: Allen, Auglaize, Butler, Darke, Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Mercer, Paulding, Preble, Putnam, Shelby, Van Wert, and Williams will receive a resident rate for tuition purposes. 

Tuition and fees

Tuition and fees are based on full-time enrollment for fall and spring semesters. However, your actual tuition and fees will be based on the number of credits you enroll in for each semester.

Books and supplies

Books and supplies are estimated based on an average cost for textbooks and related supplies for a full-time student.

Room and board

Room and board costs are estimated based on the housing option you reported on your FAFSA.

Transportation

Transportation is estimated based on data from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Personal

Personal costs are miscellaneous costs estimated based on clothing, recreation, medical and dental costs, life insurance, and health insurance.