Through our scholarship program, Delta State University recognizes students who have excelled and demonstrate the potential for academic success in college. Academic scholarships are awarded based on criteria such as grade point average (GPA), ACT/SAT scores, class rank and credit hours earned. Privately funded scholarships are based on a number of factors which may include: high school GPA, ACT or SAT score, financial need and residency.

*For scholarship consideration, you must submit a completed scholarship application and be provisionally or fully admitted to the university. Statesmen Scholar applicants must provide the additional documents to be considered and meet deadline of November 1st.

Freshman Scholarships

Freshman Scholarship Application

Transfer Scholarships

Transfer Scholarship Application



 Cost of Attendance

Fall and Spring 2018 – 2019

For a full listing of all undergraduate and graduate pricing, please visit Student Business Services.

Tuition | $7,500

($3,750.00 per semester)

Capital Improvement Fee | $120

Undergraduates with 12-19 hours per semester.

*Course related fees may apply. Please consult the Undergraduate University Catalog online for an estimation of these fees.

There are absolutely $0 out-of-state tuition fees.

Residence Halls

Blansett Hall
$4,590 ($2,295 / semester)

Brumby-Castle Hall
$4,539 ($2,269.50 / semester)

Cain-Tatum Hall
$4,335 ($2,167.50 / semester) 

Fugler-Hammett Hall
$4,335 ($2,167.50 / semester)

Foundation Hall
$4,896 ($2,448 / semester)

Lawler-Harkins Hall
$4,488 ($2,200 / semester)

*Private rooms are available at an additional cost. To view each private room costs per semester, visit Student Business Services.

ALL ACCESS Meal Plan | $3,378

($1,689 per semester)

Freshmen and sophomores, living on campus, will receive unlimited meals at Young-Mauldin Dining Hall and $350 in Flex Bucks per year.


Commuter Plan | $400 Flex Dollars

($200 per semester)

Mandatory for upperclassmen students enrolled in 6 or more hours on the main DSU campus.



The Office of Financial Assistance works with students to meet your financial needs. The department can assist you with federal and state financial aid programs, student loans, state scholarships and federal work study. The office is staffed with full-time, financial aid counselors, so your questions will not go unanswered.

Contact the Office of Financial Assistance at 662-846-4670 or visit online.

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