Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid
|Application Fee (non-refundable)||$60|
|Tuition (12 to 20 credits per semester)||$53,630 per year|
|Tuition (extra above 20 credits)||$1,970 per credit|
|General Fee (full year)||$825|
|General Fee (spring transfer admit)||$412.50|
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||$16,750 1|
|Apartment Complex and Townhouses (Room Only)||$14,010 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 and Winter Sessions||$825 per credit|
|Tuition (less than 12 credits)||$825 per credit|
|Tuition (12 credits or more; Fall and Spring semesters)||$26,815 per semester|
|Tuition (Full-Time changed status to Part-Time; Fall/Spring)¹||$1,970 per credit|
|Tuition (Engineering, Part-Time)||$875 per credit|
|Tuition (Nursing, RN to BSN)||$765 per credit|
|Tuition (Nursing, Second Degree, non-cohort student)||$875 per credit|
|Tuition (Nursing, Second Degree, Summer 2022 cohort)||$12,875 per semester|
|Tuition (Nursing, Second Degree, Summer 2023 cohort)||$13,260 per semester|
|Registration Fee||$50 per semester|
Requires Dean's Approval
|Orientation Fee (First Year Students)||$400|
|Orientation Fee (Transfer Students)||$150|
|Engineering Lab Fee||$105 per course|
|Finance Lab Fee (FNCE 2101)||$130 per course|
|Science Laboratory Fee||$105 per course|
|Film, Television, Media Fee||$105 per course|
|Studio Arts Materials Fee (painting, drawing, and sculpture)||$105 per course|
|Studio Arts Materials Fee (digital print and photography)||$130 per course|
|Music Lessons||$635 per course|
|Study Abroad Application Fee||$125|
|Automobile Registration Fee||$100|
|Monthly Payment Plan Fee||$40 per semester|
|Returned Check Fee||$35|
|Summer Storage Fee||$500|
Nursing Student Costs
|Nursing Lab and Clinical Fee||$130 per semester|
|ATI Testing Fee||$120 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 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.
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.