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 or by calling 319-368-6467319-368-6467 .

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


Room & Board Rates

Rate per Semester

Room Type


Regina Double and McAuley Double and Triple**


Andreas Triple


Lower Campus Double


Single Room, Regina


Double-in-Triple McAuley


Hazel House


Single-in-Double Regina, McAuley,  Andreas, and Lower Campus


Summer Housing Rates


Double Room




Meal Plans


Blue Plan – an average of 14 meals per week


Gold Plan – an average of 19 meals per week


Mustang Plan – an average of 7 meals per week (only eligible for Juniors,  Seniors, Graduate Students)