Tuition and Fees

At Ball State, we strive to provide a high-quality, affordable education. About four of every five students receive merit-based and/or need-based financial aid through scholarships, grants, loans, and other forms of assistance.

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Tuition Discounts

Students from selected Midwestern states may qualify for the following tuition discounts:

  • Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP), for eligible residents of Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and Wisconsin
  • Ohio Reciprocity Agreement, for eligible residents of Allen*, Auglaize*, Butler, Darke, Defiance*, Fulton*, Henry*, Mercer, Paulding*, Preble, Putnam*, Shelby, Van Wert, and Williams* counties in western Ohio
* Effective beginning spring 2016 for newly enrolled Ball State students from these Ohio counties.