Tuition, Room and Board for 2016-17

How Much Does USF Cost? Less than you may think!

When you consider the cost to attend the University of Sioux Falls, you will discover the actual price MINUS your Financial Aid Package makes USF an attainable option for private, Christian higher education.

What's Your Tuition, Room and Board Net Price?

After you apply and receive your Financial Aid Package, you will know your Tuition, Room and Board Net Price. At USF, full-time student status includes 12–17 credit hours each semester, plus up to 4 semester hours during January Interim.


(12-17 credits per semester, plus 1-4 credits for Interim)

Room and Board*
Tuition, Room and Board
Average Freshman Financial Aid Package**

* Room estimate is for a double-occupancy rate in a traditional residence hall. Food costs vary based on the meal plan you select. The most comprehensive meal plan costs $1,845/semester (covers Interim). All freshmen and second-year students living in USF housing are required to purchase a meal plan. View meal plans.

** This estimate is for first-time, full-time freshmen. Individual financial aid packages that include loans depend on a family's FAFSA results and resources.

*** Additional costs throughout the year include books and supplies (approximately $950), transportation and personal spending. These costs vary widely from student to student.