Cost / Financial Aid


Tuition and Fees
In addition to the Colorado State University tuition per credit hour, the Master’s of Arts Leadership and Cultural Management requires a program fee of $1,500 a year. For more information regarding tuition and fees, visit the Registrar’s site.

Application for Graduate Assistantships
For general information about assistantships at CSU, please visit the Graduate School website. There are Graduate Support Assistantships (GSA) available in non-academic units across campus through the Student Affairs in Higher Education (SAHE) program. SAHE are hired first, but students from other programs are welcome to apply. Please visit the SAHE Assistantships Website for more information about GSA availability and the application process.

Financial Aid
The deadline to apply for financial aid is November 15 for the spring semester and February 15 for the fall semester. Applications can be accepted late, but students are encouraged to apply as early as possible to ensure the best possible financial aid offer. More information regarding financial aid can be found on the Student Financial Services website.

Scholarships are available through the Graduate School. The Student Financial Aid website also offers search tools to locate possible scholarships.