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Student Government: $2
Health Clinic: $27
All charges are assessed on the student's official account through the Business Office. Their general hours of operation are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The Cashier's Window is open from 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Payments should be made payable to Truman State University. Questions regarding payments may be directed to Student Accounts at (660) 785-4074 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: Graduate hours over 15 will be charged the hourly rate plus $100 for each hour.
International students who have earned an undergraduate degree or completed an exchange program at Truman State University qualify for a waiver of the out-of-state portion of tuition for graduate studies at Truman. Applications for this waiver may be submitted to the Graduate Office after the undergraduate degree is awarded or the exchange program is completed. The waiver applies to "future" tuition and fees only and may not be approved retroactively. Applications are available in the Graduate Office, McClain 203, or access it here: International Student Non-Resident Fee Waiver Application
The university offers a number of Graduate Teaching/Research Assistantship positions for qualified applicants. The assistantship includes a cash stipend and a fee waiver of up to nine credit hours per academic semester. All books, supplies, and special course fees are the responsibility of the student. The GTRA is contracted to work on a one-fourth time (quarter-time) basis. Some assistantships are renewable for a second year.
The GT/RA application can be found along with the Online Application for Graduate Admission.
Truman State University participates in the Midwest Student Exchange Program. Residents of Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, Michigan, Nebraska, North Dakota, and Wisconsin can receive a reduced out-of-state tuition rate, currently 150% of the in-state tuition rate (applicable only to tuition for full-time 9 credit hour enrollment in the fall and spring semesters).
***In order to see if you are eligible for the Midwest Student Exchange program, we need to verify your residency. Please send the Graduate Office a copy of your current driver’s license, your current voter’s registration card and your most recent state income tax forms (or your parent’s if you claimed as a dependent).
For information regarding Foundation Scholarships, visit their website or contact the Office of Advancement:
Additional information concerning financial aid can be obtained from the Financial Aid Office's website or by contacting them:
For information about the changes made to the federal Pell Grants and student loans for 2012 – 2013 please consult: