An Affordable Education

Estimating Costs

Your budget for college will include direct expenses for your education (tuition, fees, books) and indirect expenses (housing, food). Your budget will be influenced by many things: whether you are a resident of Wisconsin, where you live, your lifestyle, etc. 

To give you an idea of the estimated costs for tuition and fees, take a look at the chart below.

An Affordable Option

You are exploring one of the most affordable options for beginning your bachelor's degree. By attending UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus you can save thousands of dollars compared to other public and private college options.

Estimate Annual College Costs

Below is an estimate of the costs for tuition and fees at UW-Green Bay, Marinette campus for the annual year. 

  Wisconsin Resident Out-of-State Resident MSEP*   Minnesota Resident Michigan Compact **
or Upper Michigan Phoenix Award***
Tuition and Fees for the Academic Year $5,762 $13, 332 $8,136 $5, 762 $5,762
Books and Supplies for the Academic Year $800 $800 $800 $800 $800
Total Educational Costs $6,562 $14,132 $8,936 $6,562 $6,562
*Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP) rate apply to students residing in the following states: Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and Ohio.
**Students who reside in Menominee County, Michigan are eligible for Wisconsin resident tuition under the Michigan Compact.
***Students who demonstrate previous success in high school or post-secondary institutions that reside in the remaining 14 counties that make up Upper Michigan will be eligible for this award.

Explore additional information about tuition, fees, payments, and dues date.

Questions about Cost?

Navigating the process can be challenging. We can help.

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Financial Aid

Many UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus students qualify for need-based financial aid to assist with the cost of college. Our financial aid office also helps families navigate the financial process and explore their options.

The first step in the financial aid process is completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). We encourage you to learn more on the Financial Aid website.


We know scholarships are important. We want to connect you with the scholarship resources you need to begin applying.

Check out UW-Green Bay's scholarships for new freshmen and find links to outside scholarships, too. The Freshman University Scholarship application priority date is February 15.

Student Employment

Many UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus students work while they pursue their degrees. There are many opportunities to be employed on campus and/or through work study programs. 

Learn more about your options.