Financing a Graduate Degree

Iowa State University provides graduate education of international repute at an affordable cost. Even so, financial assistance can be a crucial part of attaining an advanced degree. Iowa State is aware of this need and provides services to help you plan for graduate education expenses.

We have partnered with the Council of Graduate Schools to help you plan ahead so you can reach your financial goals

Expenses you may expect to encounter at ISU are:

  • Tuition - current rates for in- and out-of-state tuition at ISU
  • Fees - including computer fees, class fees, books and some living expenses
  • Housing and Living Expenses - including on-campus graduate residence halls and apartments
  • Health Insurance - offered at an affordable rate through our Student Health Center

Some ways in which Iowa State provides assistance in education expenses are: