I'm a future:
Choose Red for a degree that's worth it.
The University of Central Missouri is committed to keeping your college experience affordable. Commitment to affordability starts with tuition costs, and that's why for the past five years, tuition has increased less than 2% each year. We also lower your overall costs by helping you graduate on time.
- Zero - The number of times tuition has increased more than the inflation rate in the past six years.
- Zero - The increase in tuition, fees and room costs from 2013-14 to 2014-15.
- Zero - The increase in tuition and fees from 2012-13 to 2013-14.
- 92 - Percentage of students who received financial aid in 2013-14.
- $113 million - The amount UCM awarded in institutional scholarships and aid in 2013-14.
UCM Financial Aid
To estimate how much scholarship funding you may qualify to receive, visit our scholarship eligibility calculator.
Choose Red Grant
Starting in fall 2014, the Choose Red Grant will allow regularly admitted students whose permanent residence is one of the eight states bordering Missouri to pay in-state tuition and fees for all classes on the main campus in Warrensburg
Federal and Missouri Grants
The state of Missouri and the U.S. Department of Education offer funding from several available grant programs to help students pay their educational and living expenses. These grants do not need to be repaid. Visit our grants page.
FAFSA Code: 002454
Questions About Costs or Aid
Student Financial Services
1100 Ward Edwards Building
Warrensburg, MO 64093-5178
*Per credit hour rates do not include mandatory fees, housing or textbooks.
Net Price Calculator 2015/16
UCM's Net Price Calculator will help you estimate your total cost for your first year at UCM. Please be sure to fill out all information accurately and completely so that we can provide an estimate of net costs after financial assistance. This calculator will provide a preliminary estimate of federal, state and institutional aid eligibility, to help families gauge what aid the student may be awarded and to make arrangements to cover the cost of attendance.