Other USM Fees
Application: A $40.00 fee is required when a student applies for admission into an undergraduate degree program. A $65.00 fee is required when a student applies for admission into a graduate or law degree program.
MBA Orientation Fee: A One-time $80.00 orientation fee is assessed to all newly admitted MBA students. The fee covers the cost of a one day experiential learning exercise required during the first year of enrollment.
Online Course Enrollment: The online course fee ($25/credit hour) is charged for all blended and online courses at USM to help pay for additional student services including tutoring, advising and library services. The fee also provides for faculty support services, and technology infrastructure, maintenance, and upgrades.
Distance Learning Technology Fee: Students registering for classes offered at USM's off-campus centers or sites are assessed a $6.00 per credit fee, to support the cost of the technology at the off-campus centers and sites.
Specialty Accreditation Fee Undergraduate: A fee is assessed to students enrolling in undergraduate courses offered by the School of Business. The fee supports expenses that help assure the school's continued accreditation by AACSB-International. The fees are assessed at $17.00 per credit hour for 100-200 level courses and $26.00 per credit hour for 300-400 level courses
Specialty Accreditation Fee Graduate: A $67.00 per credit hour fee is assessed to students enrolling in graduate courses offered by the School of Business. The fee supports expenses that help assure the school's continued accreditation by AACSB-International.
Academic Assessment: Non-matriculated students taking English and/or Math placement exams are charged $20.00 per exam. For more information on other Testing and Assessment fees, see Testing and Assessment.