2024-25 Academic Catalog

Tuition and Required Fees (T&RF)

With the exception of the College of Veterinary Medicine and Meridian campuses, stated hereafter, the following fees apply to students enrolled at Mississippi State University. Tuition and required fees are assessed on a per credit hour basis at the prevailing rates as determined by The Institution of Higher Learning, the governing board of the University. These rates are applicable at the time of publication and are subject to change without notice.

Starkville Campus


Distance Education


T&RF relative to Student Activities

All students, by payment of T&RF, are eligible for use of facilities, participation in intramural sports, admission to intercollegiate athletic events, student health services and other miscellaneous activities. However, an additional fee may be required for some activities. These required fees are applicable regardless of the method of course instruction (i.e., traditional, online, distance, etc.)

Course Participation Fees

Fees in addition to T&RF are associated with some courses which require the use of special equipment, facilities or materials. These fees, which vary by course, will be collected as part of registration.

Schedule Change Fees

Please see www.registrar.msstate.edu/Calendars/academiccal.html.