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Balance Your Costs

Financial aid can help make earning your master's more affordable.

At UW-Green Bay, we pride ourselves on accessible education for all. That’s why we offer top-notch, helpful financial aid services. To make our tuition fees easy to understand, we’ve laid out the exact fees you’ll pay when you enroll in our MSN courses. If you have any questions, reach out to our Financial Aid Office.

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MSN Tuition

MSN tuition is $551/credit + distant education fee $25/credit = $576/credit. Fees are limited to:

  • One-time application fee of $56
  • Minimum background check fee of $80 for practicum courses
  • Graduation fee of $45

Financial Aid

  1. Complete and mail the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to the processor listed on the FAFSA or complete the FAFSA online. Our financial aid school code is 003899.
  2. Complete the admissions process and determine how many credits you’re going to take. To be eligible for financial aid, you must take at least 5 credits per semester or over the summer session.
  3. Starting around April 15, financial aid awards will be mailed and students will have three weeks to return the award form if they wish to decline fall semester awards. For more information about financial aid, visit UW-Green Bay's Financial Aid webpage.
  4. Spring and summer financial aid applications are processed as they are received.

Partnership Application

Advocate Aurora Health (AAH) Preferred Partner

Employees of AAH will have their application fees waived when applying to the UW-Green Bay online MSN Program, in addition to qualifying for higher tuition reimbursement from AAH.

Learn About Advocate Health

SSM Health Partnership

Employees of SSM Health will have their application fees waived when applying to the UW-Green Bay online MSN Program.

How to Apply

If you're eligible to use either of these partnerships, apply to the program with the following steps:

  1. Complete the admission requirements, including the Universities of Wisconsin application and submit all requested documents needed for acceptance to the program.
  2. After submitting your application, simply choose the "Skip Payment" option on the application to waive the fee for AAH and SSM Health employees.

Your application will be received by the Office of Graduate Studies who will work with you to complete admission requirements. Once your application is completed, it will be sent for review by the MSN Admissions Committee.

Advisor Nicole Micolichek


Figuring out finances and financial aid can be confusing – our Financial Aid office on campus will provide as much as help as they can to ensure you can reach your academic goals.

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