Traditional Undergraduate Semester (SEM) Programs

Benedictine University
Tuition and Fees
Traditional Undergraduate Semester (SEM) Programs
Tuition and Fees
Full-Time Students
(12-18 credit hours)
Year Tuition and Fees $32,170
  Semester Tuition $15,390
  Semester Student Service Fee $695

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) $1,030
  Student Service fee (per credit hour) $50

Summer Summer 2016 Tuition for visiting students (per credit hour) $950
  Summer 2016 Tuition for BenU students (per credit hour) $495

Audit (no credit) Summer 2016 Tuition (per credit hour) $495

Intensive English Program Semester Tuition $6,000

Room and Board Charges per Semester
Residence Halls Jaeger Hall $3,015
  Neuzil Hall $3,410
  Ondrak Hall $3,015
  Residence Hall Meal Plans (165 meals plus $150 Munch Money or 145 meals plus $250 Munch Money or 125 meals plus $350 Munch Money)
Sample charges for incoming freshmen living in Ondrak or Jaeger Halls: $8,930/year
  Cancellation fee $200
  Private room surcharge (per term) $520
  Room change fee $50
  Security deposit $125

Founders' Woods 4 BR, 2 BTH (per person) $3,930
  2 BR, 1 BTH (per person) $4,460
  2 BR, 2 BTH (per person) $4,710
  1 BR, 1 BTH (per person) $5,825
  Founders' Woods Meal Plan (20 meals)
All full-time undergraduate students receive $15 Munch Money and two meals.
  Cancellation fee $300
  Room change fee $100
  Security deposit $125

Course-related Charges per Semester
 (Nonrefundable after the first week of the semester)

  Applied Music (per credit hour) $315
  Biology lab $130
  Blended course fee $75
  Bloomberg lab fee $25
  Chemistry lab $160
  Communication $45-$60
  Computer Science lab $10
  Education lab $30-$45
  Education student teaching (per course) - Elementary/Secondary $125
  Education student teaching (per course) - Special Education $62.50
  Environmental lab $400
  Exercise Physiology $130
  Fine Arts $30-$75
  Mathematics lab $60
  Music $10-$200
  Natural Science lab $130-$160
  Nutrition lab $160
  Physics lab $100
  Professional liability insurance market rate
  Statistics $35
 All course related charges subject to change. See the current course schedule for updates. Students are responsible for securing required textbooks and other educational resources prior to the start of each course.

Administrative Service Charges
  Administrative fee $250
  Advanced placement credit posting fee (per examination credited) $20
  Application fee $40
  Certification fee $25
  CLEP posting fee (per examination credited) $20
  Diploma red cover $10
  Duplicate Diploma fee $25
  Electronic transcript fee $5
  Enrollment deposit $200
  Express transcript mailing (per address) $30
  Graduation fee $125
  Insufficient Funds (NSF) fee $25
  Late payment fee $100
  New student orientation fee $200
  Paper transcript fee $10
  Placement test posting fee $10
  Special Examination $5
  Work/Life Experience fee (per credit hour granted) $100
 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.

All tuition and fees are subject to change without further notice.
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