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Explanation of Tuition and Fees


Academic Tuition

Instructional tuition fee based on resident status for Wisconsin resident, non-resident, and international student.

Differential Tuition

Additional undergraduate instructional tuition fee approved for UW-Eau Claire by the UW System Board of Regents and the Student Senate. Pays for specific student programs. More information can be found at

Segregated Fee

Segregated university fees are charges, in addition to instructional fees, assessed to all students. 

Allocable segregated fees provide substantial support for campus student activities.

Non-allocable segregated fees provide funding for campus
departments, infrastructure, and services that support non-academic student activities and well-being.

For a detailed breakdown of this fee please see

 Textbook Rental FeeBilled as part of the Segregated Fee, this fee is charged to all undergraduate students for use of textbooks.
Course Fee

Charge for special services and materials for credit courses. Assessed under the provisions for the UW-System General Administrative Policy Paper #29 (GAPP #29).


Additional instructional tuition fee for students seeking a masters in Business Administration as approved for UW-Eau Claire by UW-System.