Financing Your Education

At Saint Michael's, we will do everything we can to help make your education investment affordable.

  • About 90 percent of our students receive financial aid.
  • All admitted students are automatically considered for merit-based aid; awards range from $1,000 to full tuition. Merit awards are primarily based on academic achievement but other factors may also be considered.
  • The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the first step to be considered for need-based aid, including grants, loans and work-study. Saint Michael's College FAFSA code is 003694.

Undergraduate Program Tuition and Fees for 2016-2017

Tuition $41,650
Student Activity Fee $325
Room and Meals: Traditional Residence Hall
View rates for all other residence options.
Total $53,275

This total fee includes tuition, room, board and some fees, but does not include books, supplies, personal spending and travel expenses. Room and Meals cost reflects first-year room rates, including unlimited on-campus meals; this represents the overall lowest cost housing option.

Additional Expenses

Books, supplies and lab fees (estimated) ~$1,200
Saint Michael's Student Health Insurance $1,353

Students are automatically charged for SMC Student Health Insurance unless a valid waiver is submitted before the published deadline. Watch for additional information about 2016-17 student health insurance rates and deadlines later this spring. 

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