Technology Fee

Technology Fee

The technology fee until Fall 2016 at Mayville State University is $370.56 per semester for all full-time students. Beginning Fall 2016, the technology fee will be $246 per semester. The fee for part-time students is prorated on a per credit hour basis. Distance students pay an additional distance delivery fee to cover the cost of technology.

What does the fee cover?

  • 68% Help Desk staff and services
  • 14% Campus infrastructure
  • 11% Software licenses
  • 7% NDUS technology fee

What staff and services does the Help Desk provide?

  • MSU Help Desk Director and staff
  • Hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday – Thursday and 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday
  • Technology assistance
  • Temporary computer check-out
  • Printer maintenance and supplies

What is campus infrastructure?

MSU is constantly improving the campus infrastructure to further enhance the educational learning experience for students. The campus infrastructure includes the local area network, the campus computer backbone, servers, networked printers, Internet access (wired & wireless) and classroom connectivity, and presentation tools. The technology fee is used to help defray the costs of these on-going technology updates.

What software is covered by the fee?

  • Microsoft Office Professional (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Moodle Learning Management System