University of Michigan-Dearborn 2012-13 Tuition Information
The University of Michigan-Dearborn has created this page to better help you understand the tuition rating setting process. Links are provided to the left that outline important questions regarding 2011-12 tuition rates, what UM-Dearborn is doing to keep tuition increases minimal and available financial aid resources available to students.
Key Facts Regarding UM-Dearborn's Budgeting Process
- UM-Dearborn is committed to providing quality academic programs, maintaining one of the best faculties in the state, preserving a sound learning/working environment for faculty, staff and students and providing an affordable education for all students.
- When setting tuition rates, each of the state's public universities are unique and have different budgeting processes, needs and requirements.
- State funding has declined 22 percent since 2002.
- UM-Dearborn faculty and staff have worked hard to reduce costs and develop additional revenue sources such as fundraising, research funding and facility rental.
Key Facts Regarding UM-Dearborn's 2012-13 Academic Year Tuition Increase
- The 2012-13 tuition increase is 3.7 percent for both undergraduate and graduate tuition.
- There has been a 15 percent increase in financial aid for the 2012-13 academic year.
- UM-Dearborn offers various resources to help students afford a Michigan education including financial aid and scholarship opportunities.
- The tuition increase equates to an approximate $188 increase, per semester, for the typical lower-division undergraduate student.