Fees are subject to change. Please visit the Student Accounts page for current fee amounts.

Fee Type
Academic Success Fee (per credit hour)
Provides services for all students through the Student Support Services, Learning Strategies, Services for Students with Disabilities, First Year Experience, Academic and Career Services, Writing Center and Academic Success offices by means of mentors, tutors and programming. The offices seek to provide services that enhance student academic performance, retention and graduation.
Admissions Application Fee
Payable at the time of admission - not refundable.
Resident and Nonresident
The Admissions Application Fee is a onetime, mandatory fee that is used to establish a student's undergraduate records.
Distance Education Fee (per credit hour)
The purpose of the fee is to provide the resources needed for developing and supporting both teaching and learning in a course that significantly utilizes learning technologies. Specifically, the costs associated with instructional design and support, faculty development and training in the use of instructional technology, accessibility and other quality standards, course development, and online learner orientation, communication and support. The fee is to be assessed to distance (fully online) and blended (partially online) courses.
Facilities Fee
Regular session, per credit hour
Summer, per credit hour
The Facilities Fee supports ongoing maintenance, repair and operation of student facilities. This fee is charged to all students enrolled in on-campus courses.
Health and Counseling Fee
Regular session, each semester
Summer, per credit hour
(Fee assessed to all students enrolled for 7 or more credit hours in on-campus courses in Fall/Spring terms.) The Health & Counseling Fee is used to support the Student Health Center.
ID Card Fee (per semester)
Fee assessed each term student is enrolled for on-campus classes only. Provides student with validated ID card and access to a variety of facilities and services associated with the ID card.
Late Registration Fee
A student may register late1 after Open Registration2 has ended and classes have begun.
A $15 Late Registration Fee is assessed. All tuition and other fees must be paid at the time of the late registration.
Tuition and all fees are due at the time of registration, and failure to pay at that time will result in late charges and prepayment for future term.
Note: After the scheduled Open Registration period ends, the instructor's or department chairperson's written permission is required for registration/adding a class. A registration, based on extenuating circumstances, beginning the third week of a class requires the written permission of the instructor, the department chairperson, and the dean. Students cannot register for full semester classes following the fourth week of the term.
Library Fee (per credit hour)
The Library Fee supplements book collections, research materials and serial journal collections. This fee is charged to all enrolled students.
Multicultural Affairs Fee (per semester)
Multicultural Affairs administers programs and services that foster and develop a supportive environment for students of American ethnic heritage, promotes a multicultural climate conducive to the educational achievement of all students and encourages a global perspective of learning for the campus. This fee supports new programs focused on bringing culturally rich educational events and activities to campus. (No summer charge)
New Student Enrollment Fee
The New Student Enrollment Fee is a onetime, mandatory fee charged to all first-time students enrolled for 1 or more credit hours. The fee is used to support the summer and fall orientation programs.
Special Fees
Graduation Fee (all degrees)
International Student Fee
Credential Fees (optional)
Private music lessons, semester
Certain courses require a materials fee in addition to regular registration fees.
Student Activity Fee
Regular session, each semester (No summer charge)
7 or more credit hours
4-6 credit hours
1-3 credit hours
The purpose of the Activity Fee is to help finance student programs. This fee is charged to all students enrolled in on-campus courses.
Student Event Ticket Fee
Regular session, each session (No summer charge)
7 or more credit hours
4-6 credit hours
1-3 credit hours
The SET fee permits admission to UNK sponsored events (athletic and fine arts) and supports the intramural program and the Student Talent Development Program. The program enables UNK to participate in opportunities that develop student leadership skills or that provide venues for students to display intellectual talent and other exceptional accomplishment. This fee is charged to all students enrolled in on-campus courses.
Student Parking Permit Fee
Commuter Parking registration fee per car each year
Residential Parking
The Parking Fee is refundable on a prorated basis during the first six weeks of the semester purchased. The Parking Fee provides for a permit to park in designated areas on campus but does not guarantee a parking space.
Student Records Fee (per semester)
The Student Records Fee provides for lifetime copies of paper transcripts. This fee is charged to all enrolled students. Expedited service in the form of an e-transcript is subject to additional cost.
Student Union Fee
7 or more credit hours
4-6 credit hours
1-3 credit hours
summer per credit hour
The Student Union Fee supports the Nebraskan Student Union.
Technology Fee (per credit hour/capped 15hrs)
The Technology Fee funds enhance and increase the instructional and informational technology literacy and access for UNK students. This fee is charged to all enrolled students.
Undergraduate Research Fellows Fee
UG Research Fellows Program (UG only/per credit hour)
This fee will provide students the opportunity to participate in scholarly activity during their UNK career.
Wellness Center Fee
7 or more credit hours
4-6 credit hours
1-3 credit hours
summer per credit hour
The Wellness Center fee is cost recovery for construction of the facility and then for ongoing operations and maintenance of the facility.