Tuition & Fees

Classes from Lake Region State College (LRSC) are offered in a variety of formats and locations ( i.e. on-campus, online, collaboratively with other institutions, U.S. Air Force Base locations, early entry for various school districts, etc.). The method of class delivery and, in some instance, the delivery location, may affect the tuition and fee rates charged to students. Students may register in more than one type of tuition and fee scenario, but please note that charges are calculated separately for each scenario.

The Minnesota Reciprocity rate, listed below, is mandated by a negotiated reciprocity agreement between the North Dakota University System and the Minnesota Office of Higher Education.

Tuition & Fee Refund Policy

Refunds of tuition and fees are issued in accordance with the deadlines for dropping classes or withdrawing from school. The deadlines vary depending upon the session or length of the classes. Students are responsible for checking these deadlines in their Campus Connection accounts by signing in and going to: Student Center > Academic Calendar Deadlines.

The procedures and refund policies for dropping individual classes are different than for completely withdrawing from school for a semester.  Information about the procedures and refund policies may be found at Academic Deadlines & Refunds.

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Note: First-time registrations are subject to a one-time Application Fee of $35.

Important information regarding Tuition and Fees:
Classes from Lake Region State College (LRSC) are offered in a variety of formats and locations, i.e. - on-campus, online, collaboratively with other institutions, U.S. Air Force Base locations, Early Entry for various school districts, etc. The method of class delivery and, in some instances, the delivery location has a direct bearing on the tuition and fee rates charged. Students may register in more than one type of tuition and fee scenario at a time but please note that charges are calculated separately for each scenario. The Minnesota Reciprocity rate, listed below, is mandated by a negotiated reciprocity agreement between the North Dakota University System and the Minnesota Office of Higher Education.

Tuition and fees may be subject to change. June 3, 2021.

General Classes

(excludes Early Entry, Online, Collaborative, and classes offered on U.S. Air Force Bases)

Tuition Rates:

(maximums based on 12 credits per semester)
CHARGE PER CREDIT HOUR MAXIMUM CHARGE PER SEMESTER MAXIMUM CHARGE PER YEAR
Resident $170.25 $2,043 $4,086
Non-Resident (other than special rates listed below) $170.25 $2,043 $4,086
Minnesota Reciprocity (MN students ho meet the reciprocity requirements) $170.25 $2,043 $4,086
*The SBHE has instead authorized LRSC to charge the ND Resident rate since 2009.      
Canada $170.25 $2,043 $4,086
Foreign Student (Except Canada) $425.63 $5107.56 $10,215.12
WUE States (AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NM, NV, OR, SD, UT, WA, WY) $170.25 $2,043 $4,086
Non-Resident Spouse & Department $170.25 $2,043 $4,086

MHEC States (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, NE, OH, SD, WI)

$170.25 $2,043 $4,086

Mandatory Fee Rates

     
     Activity Fee I (Maximums based on 16 credits per semester) $5.00 $80 $160
     Activity Fee II (Maximums based on 16 credits per semester) $5.00 $80 $160
     Facility Usage Fee (Maximums based on 16 credits per                                                               semester) $7.00 $112 $224

          Subtotal Mandatory Student Fees

$17.00 $272 $544
Mandatory Technology Fee (Maximums based on 16 credits per                                                               semester) $7.42 $118.72 $237.44
Mandatory ConnectND Fee (Maximums based on 12 credits per                                                               semester) $5.50 $66 $132
Mandatory NDSA Fee (Maximums based on 12 credits per                                                               semester) $0.04 $0.48 $0.96

            Total Mandatory Fees

$29.96 $457.20 $914.40
       
Total General Tuition & Mandatory Fees    (Except Foreign                                                                                                        Students) $200.21 $2500.20 $5000.40
Foreign Student Total General Tuition & Mandatory Fees $455.59 $5,564.76 $11,129.52
       
Other Fees: (may not be applicable to all students)      
Electrical Outlet & reserved parking for vehicle $100 per year. limited availablity  

Class Audit Fee:

Regular tuition, lab, class & distrance delivery fees

Note: Senior Citizens (65+) may audit classes (excluding online) at no tuition charge on a space-available basis. However, all fees must be paid

     
Class Challenge Fee $5 per class plus 50% of regular tuition charge  
Automotive Technology Program Fee $182.50 per semester   $365 annual total
Dakota Nursing Program Fees $450 per semester

$900 annual total for ADRN Program

$1350 annual total for PN program

 
Peace Officer Training Program Fee $2500 per semester to on-campus & off-campus academies  
Precision Agriculture Program Fee $250 per semester Charged Fall & Spring only. $500 annual total  
Wind Energy Technician Program Fee $175 per semester $350 annual total  

Course Fees:

Generally applicable to classes subject to special testing or certifications, clothing, software & equipment retained by the sutdent or special activites. See Schedule B for rates.

     
IVN (Interactive Video) Distrance Education Fee $25 per credit Charged on classes for which IVN is the delivery platform  
REgistration Reinstatement Fee $100 flat fee for reinstatement if registration has been terminated  
       

Early Entry Classes - Unsubsidized

(including Online Classes)

Tuition Rates:

(maximums based on 12 credits per semester)
CHARGE PER CREDIT HOUR MAXIMUM CHARGE PER SEMESTER MAXIMUM CHARGE PER YEAR
Tuition $137.22 $1,646.64 $3,293.28
NDSA Fee (maximum based on 12 credits per semester) 0.04 0.48 0.96
ConnectND Fee (maximum based on 12 credits per semester) 5.50 66.00 132.00
Total Early Entry Unsubsidized Tuition and Fees $142.76 $1,713.12 $3,426.24

 

Early Entry Classes - Subsidized

Tuition Rates:

(maximums based on 12 credits per semester)
CHARGE PER CREDIT HOUR MAXIMUM CHARGE PER SEMESTER MAXIMUM CHARGE PER YEAR
Tuition $77.56 $930.72 $1,861.44
NDSA Fee 0.04 0.48 0.96
ConnectND Fee 5.50 66.00 132.00
Total Early Entry Subsidized Tuition and Fees $83.10 $997.20 $1,994.40

 

LRSC Online Classes

(excluding Early Entry Students)

Tuition Rates:

(maximums based on 12 credits per semester)
CHARGE PER CREDIT HOUR MAXIMUM CHARGE PER SEMESTER MAXIMUM CHARGE PER YEAR
Online Tuition $200.21 No Maximum No Maximum
Online Distance Delivery Fee 6.00 No Maximum No Maximum
Online Technology Fee
(maximums based on 16 credits per semester)
7.42 118.72 237.44
Online NDSA Fee
(maximum based on 12 credits per semester)
0.04 0.48 0.96
Online ConnectND Fee
(maximum based on 12 credits per semester)
5.50 66.00 132.00
Total Online Class Tuition and Fees $219.17 No Maximum No Maximum

 

Grand Forks Air Force Base Campus*

CIVILIAN rates (excluding online classes)

Tuition Rates:

CHARGE PER CREDIT HOUR MAXIMUM CHARGE PER SEMESTER MAXIMUM CHARGE PER YEAR
Tuition (regardless of residency) $200.12 No Maximum No Maximum
Technology Fee 7.42 118.72 237.44
NDSA Fee 0.04 0.48 0.96
ConnectND Fee 5.50 66.00 132.00
Total Class Tuition and Fees $213.17 No Maximum No Maximum
Lab/Class Fees Generally applicable to classes subject to special testing or certifications, large volume or specialized usage, or special activities. See Lab/Course Fees for specifics.
*Note: Basic Fees, certain Course/Lab Fees and Distance Delivery Fees are waived for students funded by TA. 

U.S. Military Tuition Assistance Rates*

(includes ALL military branches for classes in person and online)

Tuition Rates:

CHARGE PER CREDIT HOUR MAXIMUM CHARGE PER SEMESTER MAXIMUM CHARGE PER YEAR
Tuition (regardless of residency) $200.21 No Maximum No Maximum
Total Tuition $200.21 No Maximum No Maximum
*Note: Basic Fees, certain Course/Lab Fees and Distance Delivery Fees are waived for students funded by TA.

Collaborative Classes

Tuition Rates:

All rates are charged at the rates of the specific NDUS campus from which the student is receiving the class. Please contact the specific campus for applicable rates.

 

Peace Officer Training Off-Campus Academy

(including Grand Forks and Minot)

Tuition Rates:

NON-DEVILS LAKE ACADEMIES DEVILS LAKE ACADEMY
Tuition $2043 $2043
Program Fee 2,500.00 2,500.00
Student Activity Fees - 160.00
Facilities Usage Fees - 112.00
Technology Fee 118.72 118.72
NDSA Fee 0.48 0.48
ConnectND Fee 66.00 66.00
Sub-Total Regular Tuition and Fees $4,728.20 $5000.20
CJ 201 Online (if not completed prior to entering Summer Academy) 637.92 637.92
Total Regular Tuition and Fees $5,366.12 $5,638.12