Paying for Norfolk State University

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition & fees is $9,622 for Virginia residents and $20,790 for out-of-state students at Norfolk State University. The graduate school tuition & fees is $12,690 for Virginia residents and $24,742 for out-of-state students.
The living costs including room, board, and other expenses are $14,853 when a student lives on campus and $14,853 when a student lives off campus at Norfolk State University.

  • Undergraduate Tuition: $20,790 ($9,622 Virginia residents)
  • Graduate Tuition: $24,742 ($12,690 Virginia residents)

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Cost of Attendance (COA)

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition & fees is $9,622 for Virginia residents and $20,790 for out-of-state students at Norfolk State University. The graduate school tuition & fees is $12,690 for Virginia residents and $24,742 for out-of-state students. 80 out of total 4,660 undergraduate students (2%) received financial aid(grants or scholarship) and the average amount of the aid is $11,643.
The living costs including room, board, and other expenses are $14,853 when a student lives on campus and $14,853 when a student lives off campus at Norfolk State University. The total cost of attendance (COA) is $37,878 before receiving financial aid and the net price with financial aid is $26,235.
Norfolk State University 2020 Cost of Attendance
Tuition & Fees$9,622 (Virginia Residents)
$20,790 (out-of-state)
Living Costs$14,853 (On-campus)
$14,853 (Off-campus)
Cost of attendance
Living on Campus$26,710 (Virginia Residents)
$37,878 Out-of-State
Living off Campus$26,710 (Virginia Residents)
$37,878 Out-of-State
Average Financial Amount$11,643
Net Price after Aid
Living on Campus$15,067 (Virginia Residents)
$26,235 Out-of-State
Living off Campus$15,067 (Virginia Residents)
$26,235 Out-of-State

NSU 2020 Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition & fees of Norfolk State University are $9,622 for Virginia residents and $20,790 for other students for undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.64% compared to previous academic year. The graduate tuition & fees are $12,690 for Virginia residents and $24,742 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.49% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Tuition & fees at Norfolk State University
UndergraduateGraduate
Virginia residentsOut of StateVirginia residentsOut of State
2015-2016$8,366$20,124$9,506$21,748
2016-2017$8,738$20,340$10,568$21,204
2017-2018$9,036$20,478$11,556$22,952
2018-2019$9,490$20,658$12,136$23,908
2019-2020$9,622$20,790$12,690$24,742

NSU 2020 Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $14,853 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Norfolk State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 9.18% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,853. Off-campus living costs are increased by 9.18% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Norfolk State University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$8,970$4,038$8,970$4,038
2016-2017$9,490$4,038$9,490$4,038
2017-2018$10,288$4,038$10,288$4,038
2018-2019$10,360$3,244$10,360$3,244
2019-2020$10,844$4,009$10,844$4,009

NSU 2020 Tuition per Credit Hour

For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour at Norfolk State University is $437 for Virginia residents and $945 for other students for undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 0.64% compared to previous academic year. the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $746 for Virginia residents and $1,455 for other students at Norfolk State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.49% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Tuition per Credit Hour Norfolk State University
UndergraduateGraduate
Virginia residentsOut of StateVirginia residentsOut of State
2015-2016$325$718$536$1,187
2016-2017$397$796$622$1,247
2017-2018$411$871$680$1,350
2018-2019$431$939$714$1,406
2019-2020$437$945$746$1,455

NSU 2020 Book & Supply Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, The average books & supplies cost at Norfolk State University is $2,235. The book & supply costs are increased by 17.57% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Costs for Books & Supplies Norfolk State University
Books & Supplies Costs
2015-2016$2,535
2016-2017$2,535
2017-2018$2,535
2018-2019$1,901
2019-2020$2,235

NSU Alternative Tuition Plans

Norfolk State University offers alternative tuition plans including Tuition payment plan.
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