COSTS

Undergraduate Costs for One Academic Year (2 Semesters) 2019-2020 

 

Total

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees based on 12 credit hours per semester (2 semesters per academic year)

$9,723.60

International Student Fee

$200.00

Standard Room Double Occupancy with Roommate 

$3,608.00

Standard Meal Plan

$3,534.00

Health Insurance

$968.00

Books & Supplies

$1,200.00

Total - Per Academic Year

$19,233.60

*Personal spending money will vary, please consider $500 to $1,000 per semester.
**2019-2020 costs shown. All costs are subject to change by the South Dakota Board of Regents.

Program Costs - Exchange Students

 

Total

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees
based on 12 credit hours per semester (2 semesters per academic year)

WAIVED

International Student Fee

$100.00

Standard Room
Double Occupancy

$1,723.00

Standard Meal Plan

$1,625.00

Total Room & Board

$3,448.00

Health Insurance
per academic year (estimate)

$484.00

Books & Supplies
estimate

$500.00

Total - Per Semester

$4,432.00

Total - Per Academic Year

$8,864.00

*Personal spending money will vary, please consider $500 to $1,000 per semester.
**2016-17 costs shown. All costs are subject to change by the South Dakota Board of Regents.


Program Costs - Academic English Preparatory Program (AEPP) Students

 

Total

AEPP Tuition                                                                                         

$5,000.00

International Student Fee

$100.00

Standard Room
Double Occupancy

$1,804.00

Standard Meal Plan

$1,767.00

Health Insurance
per academic year (estimate)

$484.00

Books & Supplies
estimate

$500.00

Total - Per Semester

$9,655.00

*Personal spending money will vary, please consider $500 to $1,000 per semester.
**2019-2020 costs shown. All costs are subject to change by the South Dakota Board of Regents.

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES!

Global Ambassador Scholarship
Live in a Residence Hall on Campus for FREE! (Up to 8 academic semesters). Housing costs vary year to year; however, the current estimated value is $14,000 distributed over four years! This competitive scholarship is awarded only to International Students, and recipients are selected based on a personal essay, GPA, test scores, and extracurricular involvement. Students must be admitted to BHSU to be awarded scholarships. 

          Apply Now: International Scholarship Application

          Priority Deadline: 
                  Fall Semester: May 1
                  Spring Semester: November 1

Buzz Bonus Scholarship
This award is available to a high school graduate who has not previously attended a post-secondary institution. The application must be made during the senior year of high school. To be eligible, a student must attain a minimum SAT composite score of 1060, be in the upper 33% of their class rank, and must have been admitted to Black Hills State University. This scholarship will be awarded for four (4) years if the student maintains a 3.0 cumulative GPA and takes 30 credit hours per academic year.
The amount of the award is determined by the student's SAT score according to the chart below:

  • SAT Score Scholarship Amount
    • 1260 or higher --- $1,000.00
    • 1200 - 1250 --- $750.00
    • 1060 - 1190 --- $500.00

If you believe you are eligible for this scholarship, contact the International Relations Office to Apply. Students must be accepted to BHSU to receive Scholarships.