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  • NAU-Yuma Tuition Discounts and Special Plans

    NAU-Yuma offers many tuition discounts and special plans that can help to reduce your overall tuition bill.

    Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)

    Payonly 150% of resident tuition if you’re a resident of California or any of the other 14 western states that participate in the WUE program.

    NOTE:You will automatically be evaluated for WUE eligibility after you apply to NAU. To find out now if you meet eligibility requirements contact Undergraduate Admissions.

    Good Neighbor Policy

    California residents living within 75 miles of the Arizona border and enrolled in a maximum of 6 credits per semester offered at the NAU-Yuma campus may qualify for the resident tuition rate through the Good Neighbor Policy. This includes students transferring from Imperial Valley College.

    NOTE: At least 3 of the 6 credits must be offered in-person at the NAU-Yuma campus. For more information please contact the Student Service Center at or by phone 888-628-2968.

    Veteran & Active Duty Military Tuition Benefits

    NAU-Yuma proudly offers the Department of Defense Tuition Assistance rates for active duty, reservist and National Guard students. Whether pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree, you pay only $250 per credit hour. To receive the reduced tuition rate, military members must be eligible and approved for the DOD TA rate. Contact the NAU Student Veteran Services team at or by phone at 928-523-8387 to begin the process.

    As a public institution, NAU-Yuma also qualifies for full resident tuition assistance for veterans with Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits under the bill’s new regulations.

    Contact the NAU Student Veteran Services team at or by phone at 928-523-8387.

    GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

    WRGP:Reduced Tuition For Non-Resident Students

    Asa non-Arizona resident of the 15 western states and enrolled in a qualified graduate program at NAU-Yuma, you may qualify for resident tuition under the Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP).

    NOTE: Complete the WRGP application when applying to the NAU Graduate College.

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