How MSEP Works
- The MSEP offers a discounted tuition rate with an average annual tuition savings of $7,000.
- The program is volunteer based with eight states and over 70 institutions in the Midwest choosing to participate.
- Current states in the MSEP are Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
- For more information, please visit the FAQ section at the top of this page.
Frequently Asked Questions
The Midwest Student Exchange Program, or MSEP, is a volunteer multi-state tuition discount reciprocity program. Through the MSEP, public institutions agree to charge students no more than 150% of the in-state resident tuition rate for selected programs with private institutions offering a 10% reduction on their tuition rates. All enrollment decisions are made at the discretion of the receiving campus and the campus may exercise its right to limit participation or set specific admission requirements for the MSEP.
Information found on this website does not demonstrate the full array of tuition reductions available to students such as, federal, state, school, and private sources, etc. For more information on what options are available, please contact the school’s financial aid office directly or visit https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/.
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