Mount Mercy strives to keep tuition rates affordable for students and families. In fact, Mount Mercy's costs are among the lowest in the region for students seeking a private, four-year education experience.

The costs below are estimates for 2017-18 tuition, room and board. Exact costs may vary. Financial aid and scholarships are available to offset the costs of your education. If you have questions about living expenses, please contact us at studentfinancialservices@mtmercy.edu or by calling 319-368-6467.

2017-18 Cost of Attendance (full-time, resident students)

Tuition $30,382
Student Activity Fee (full and part-time students) $200
Room/Board* $9,166
Total $39,748

(*Double room in Regina /14 meals per week)

Detailed Tuition Rates

Academic Year
Full-time traditional $30,382
Part-time traditional $920/credit hour

Fall/Spring Room Rates

Room Type

Charge per semester

Regina Double & McAuley Triple $2,215
Andreas Triple $2,615
McAuley Double, Lower Campus Double $2,765
Single Room, Regina $2,765
Double-in-Triple McAuley $2,765
Hazel House $2,915
Single-in-double Reginal, McAuley, Andreas, and Lower Campus $4,225

Board Rates

Rates are based on average number of meals per week.

Charge per semester

Blue Plan: 14 meals per week $2,368
Gold Plan: 19 meals per week $2,498
Mustang Plan: 7 meals per week (only eligible for Juniors, Seniors, Grad students $1,928