Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid

 Full-Time Undergraduates

Tuition $15,000 per year

Tuition is payable on or before August 1 for the fall semester and January 1 for the spring semester. 

Special Fees

Engineering Lab Fee $110 per course
Finance Lab Fee (FNCE 2101) $135 per course
Science Laboratory Fee $110 per course
Film, Television, Media Fee $110 per course
Studio Arts Materials Fee (painting, drawing, and sculpture) $110 per course
Studio Arts Materials Fee (digital print and photography) $135 per course
Music Lessons $660 per course
Monthly Payment Plan Fee $40 per semester
Returned Check Fee $35
Academic Transcript $10

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 charge a late fee on amounts past due 30 days or more. The late fee per semester is as follows:

Accounts owing less than $6000 $100
Accounts owing $6000-$9999 $200
Accounts owing $10,000-$14,999 $300
Accounts owing $15,000-$19,999 $400
Accounts owing $20,000-$24,999 $500
Accounts owing $25,000 or more $600

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.

Refund Policy

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
First Week 90
Second Week 80
Third Week 60
Fourth Week 40
Fifth Week 20
Sixth Week or later 0

Refunds take two to three weeks to process.