Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid

NSU Tuition and Fees 2022-07-13T13:45:39+00:00

Northwestern State University is recognized as one of the most affordable state institutions in the South, and we are committed to working with students and their families to make higher education accessible to everyone.

Tuition and Fees are assessed each semester based on factors such as level (undergraduate or graduate), campus (where the majority of your classes are taken), and credit hours enrolled. For more information about the fee payment process, please contact the Business Affairs Office of Student Accounting & Cashiering.

Tuition & Fees

We now offer flat rate tuition for students who attend NSU exclusively online through eNSU, Louisiana’s first and largest electronic campus.

eNSU Flat Rate Tuition

Financial Aid and Scholarships

The NSU Office of Financial Aid is committed to providing the best possible service to students and families who need help meeting the costs of higher education. Our mission is to find the best possible aid package for every student, which enables each of our students to achieve their educational goal. For more information about the process of applying for financial aid, as well as the various Scholarships available, please visit our Financial Aid Office website.

NSU Scholarship Amounts

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Student Services Center, 1st Floor
Natchitoches, Louisiana 71497
Phone: 318.357.4503
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Student Services Center, Suite 235
Natchitoches, LA 71497
Phone: 318.357.4078
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FAX: 318.357.4660
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