Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid
|Application Fee (non-refundable)||$60|
|Tuition (12 to 20 credits per semester)||$46,490 per year|
|General Fee||$675 per year|
Tuition is payable on or before August 1 for the fall semester and January 1 for the spring semester. A tuition acceptance deposit (non-refundable and credited toward the fall semester's tuition) of $200 is paid upon acceptance of the notice of admission.
Resident Student Fees
|Residence Halls and Meals||$14,2801|
|Townhouse (Room Only)||$11,6101|
|Apartment Complex (Room Only)||$11,970 1|
|Room Deposit||$400 2|
Payable on or before August 1 for the fall semester and January 1 for the spring semester.
Not refundable if reservation is voluntarily canceled. Credited when graduating or leaving the school or University housing.
|Summer Session & Intersession Terms||$725 per credit|
|Tuition (less than 12 credits) (Fall & Spring)||$725 per credit|
|Tuition (12 credits or more) (Fall & Spring)||$23,245 per semester|
|Tuition (Full-Time Undergraduates going Part-Time)||$1,750 per credit|
|Tuition (Adult Nursing, RN to BSN)||$675 per credit|
|Tuition (Second Degree Nursing)||$750 per credit|
|Registration Fee||$35 per semester|
|Orientation Fee (First Year Students)||$300|
|Orientation Fee (Transfer Students)||$125|
|Engineering Lab Fee||$80 per course|
|Finance Lab Fee (FI 0101)||$105 per course|
|Science Laboratory Fee||$55 per course|
|Studio Arts Materials Fee||$55 or $105 per course|
|Extra Course (above 20 credits for FT Undergrads)||$1,750 per credit|
|Automobile Registration Fee||$150|
|Returned Check Fee||$30|
Nursing Student Costs
|Nursing Lab and Clinical Fee||$105 per semester|
|ATI Testing Fee||$115 per semester|
|Castle Branch (one-time fee for background check and health document manager)||Approximately $100|
Transportation to clinical experiences and parking fees are the responsibility of the student.
The Trustees of the University reserve the right to change tuition rates and to make additional charges whenever they believe it to be necessary. The University reserves the right to make a finance charge computed by a periodic rate of 1 percent per month which is an annual rate of 12 percent on amounts past due 30 days or more and to add all costs of collection, including a reasonable sum for attorney's fees, or charge a one-time $65 late fee per semester.
International students who are admitted must make known to the University the source of their financial support for their college education. They will be expected to make a deposit before a certificate of eligibility (I-20) is issued.
The University makes available a monthly payment plan as well as federal and private loan programs. Information on the payment plan and the loan programs are available to all students. Please contact the Office of the Bursar for additional information.
No degree will be conferred and no transcripts will be issued until all financial obligations to the University have been met.
Refunds, as the result of official withdrawal through the University Registrar's Office, will be made according to the following schedule for full-time students. General and special fees are not refundable.
|Official Withdrawal Date||Refund % of Charge|
|Sixth Week or later||0|
Refunds take two to three weeks to process.