Admissions

2013-2014 Tuition and Fees

Undergraduate

Full-Time Students (12-18 credit hours):
  • Tuition: $6,825
  • General Service Fee: $50
  • Activity Fee: $45
Overload Tuition Fee (per credit hour over 18):
  • Equal to semester hour part-time rate
Part-Time Students (1-11 credit hours):
  • Tuition (per credit hour): $570
  • Activity fee: $45
  • General service fee: $50 (1-6 credit hours)
  • $100 (more than 6 credit hours)
Summer Courses:
  • Tuition (per credit hour): $210
B.S.N.:
  • Tuition (per credit hour): $290
Adult Program
  • Tuition (per credit hour): $325
  • General Service Fee (per term): $25
Audit (no credit):
  • Tuition (per credit hour): $570

Graduate

  • Quarter Tuition (per credit hour): $460
  • Semester Tuition (per credit hour): $475

Room and Board Charges*

Residence Halls
  • Mueller Hall, single room: $3,860
  • Mueller Hall, double/per student: $3,660
  • Hanlon/Mueth Hall, single room: $3,660
  • Dockson Plaza, single room: $4,375
  • Dockson Plaza, double room: $3,725
  • Haley Hill, single room: $4,060
  • Ridgley Place, single room: $3,725
  • Security Deposit: $300
Meal Plans for Residence Hall Students
  • 160 meals per semester plus $50 in extra money on BenCard are included in room and board charges above for Hanlon Hall, Mueller Hall and Mueth Hall.
  • 100 meals per semester plus $100 in extra money on BenCard are included in room and board charges above for Dockson Plaza, Haley Hill and Ridgely Place.
  • Additional funds may be added to BenCard.

Special Charges*

Course-Related Charges

(Nonrefundable after the first week of the semester)

  • FNAR (100, 101, 111, 114,210, 296, 311): $100
  • FNAR (103, 161, 162, 240, 249, 250, 291, 292, 293, 294, 305, 391): $150
  • COMM (235, 257, 335, 381, 382): $100
  • CMS (100, 183): $60
  • CHEM (105, 106, 111, 121, 233, 241, 246): $100
  • BIOL (114, 116, 118, 193, 194, 207, 208, 216, 217, 252, 319, 343): $100
  • ASTR (203, 204): $100
  • NTSC (102, 103): $100
  • PHYS (112, 117, 200, 204): $100

All course-related charges subject to change. See the current course schedule for updates. All course-related charges are nonrefundable after the first week of the semester

Administrative Service Charges

  • Application Fee (Graduate): $40
  • Application Fee (International): $40
  • Application Fee (Undergraduate): $20
  • Application Fee (Ph.D.): $50
  • C.L.E.P. posting fee (per examination credit): $85
  • Dantes Subject Standardization Test (DSST): $95
  • Duplicate Diploma: $25
  • Early Enrollment Program (per credit hour): $100
  • Elementary Education Background Check Fee: $10
  • Graduation Fee: $125
  • Graduation Fee - Late Penalty: Additional $25
  • Independent Study (per credit hour): $570
  • Non-Sufficient Funds Check (NSF): $30
  • Portfolio Assessment (per credit hour): $50
  • Rush Transcript: $15
  • Special Examination: $15
  • Transcripts (each): $5

All tuition remission students and consortium students must pay applicable fees such as activity, graduation, health, technology and lab fees. All fees are subject to change without further notice.

*Cost per term
**Cost per academic year

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