Value of Truman

Offering students a great, yet affordable education is a hallmark of our institution. As one of the nation’s best colleges for return on investment, we are forever committed to providing opportunity to all students who are eager to learn, grow and attain success.

99%
Incoming Students that Get Aid
50%
Graduate Debt Free
33%
Students Working on Campus

Tuition Amounts

Our full-time undergraduate students taking 12-17 credit hours pay a flat tuition fee.

Undergraduate Costs

Type of CostIn-State CostOut-of-State Cost
Tuition (2020-21)7,97515,335
Room & Board (estimate) *9,1849,184
Required Fees (estimate)**1,0541,054
Total Direct Costs$18,213$25,573

Types of Aid

Our Office of Admissions exists to help you experience a dynamic education without mortgaging your future. Explore our merit-based scholarships, grants, loans and employment opportunities below.

Glossary of Aid Terms