It's Time to Invest in you!

We're great where it counts ... starting with affordability. We’ll work closely with you and your family to put together a financial aid package that meets your needs. We’re here to help you through every step of the financial aid and application process.

We believe this shared investment in you, your future and what you will give back to the world is worth every penny. You’ve worked hard to get ready for college. Let us help you find an affordable path to your future.


Estimate Your Financial Aid Options

Use the AQ Net Price Calculator to estimate your options for financial aid. Be sure to complete the entire process for the best results. This calculator is not applicable for Detroit Mercy nursing students.

AQ NET PRICE CALCULATOR for 2024-25 Academic Year



Undergraduate Tuition

Tuition 2023-2024
Traditional Tuition

($18,860 per registration term)


Graduate Tuition

Program Cost per Credit Hour (2023-2024)
Master of Management $673
Master in the Art of Teaching $673
Master in Education $673
Master in Science Education $673
Master in the Art of Counseling $673


Continuing Education Tuition

Tuition 2023-2024

$588 per credit hour


Nursing Tuition

Tuition 2023-2024
Estimated Detroit Mercy Tuition



Dual Enrollment Tuition

Fee Type 2023-2024 Academic Year

$295 per credit hour


Summer Rates

Fee Type Cost per Credit Hour (2023)
Undergraduate Tuition*  


Continuing Education $569
Master of Management $651
Master in the Art of Teaching $651
Master in Education $651
Master in Science Education $651
Master in the Art of Counseling $651



Required Fees

Fee Type Annual Cost (2023-2024)
Traditional $800
Continuing Education $190
Graduate $190



Residence Hall Semester Cost (2023-2024)
Ruth Rasmus Hall, Fr. Bartolome de las Casas Hall & St. Catherine of Siena Hall (Apartments) $3,830
St. Martin de Porres Hall & St. Rose of Lima Hall (Apartments) $4,082
Double and Quad Capacity Rooms $2,551
Regina, St. Joseph, Browne (one student in a 2-student capacity room) $3,300
Hruby Hall $3,014
On-campus Houses $3,190


Meal Plans

Plan Semester Cost (2023-2024)
Premium $3,375
Core $2,946
Flex $2,946
Return $2,411
Oak $878
Squirrel $530
Acorn $299



Permit Type Dates Valid 2023-2024 Pricing
Commuter Permit School Year August-July $115
Commuter Student Permit Semester

Fall: August-December or

Spring: January-July

Resident Student Parking Available per year or per semester

Semester: $165

Year: $310

Dual-Enrolled Permit School Year  



Health Insurance (International Students)

International students are required to purchase health insurance. Planning for incidental expenses and an emergency fund is recommended and summer expenses are not included in this total.

Expense Estimated Annual Cost
Health Insurance (required) $1,600


Cost of Attendance

The Cost of Attendance (COA) is an estimate of the educational expenses for an academic year.  The COA includes both direct and indirect costs.  Direct costs are those that are billed to the student by the college, typically including tuition/fees, and housing and food costs (if applicable).  Indirect costs include other expenses that may be incurred by the student while attending.