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Traditional Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

2016/2017 Academic Year

The following tuition and fee rates apply to both degree and non-degree students.  Undergraduate tuition is calculated on a per credit basis for part-time (1-11 credits) students.  Undergraduate tuition is calculated on a flat rate for full-time (12-18 credits) students.  If a full-time student enrolls for more than 18 credits, the tuition charges are calculated on the full-time flat rate, plus the per credit rate for each credit over 18.

Undergraduate Part Time (less than 12 credits per semester)$1,015.00/credit *
Undergraduate Full Time (12 to 18 credits)$15,340.00/semester
Associate and Select Bachelors Completion Programs

For Adult Learners
$695.00/credit *
Audit Tuition:
Undergraduate1/3 of the course tuition
Comprehensive Fees: 
Full Time Student 

 - Comprehensive Fee


 - Mandatory Fee


Part Time Student 

 - Comprehensive Fee


 - Mandatory Fee


Mandatory Fee - Other$55.00/semester***
Orientation Fee$100.00
Student Medical Insurance: 
Student Medical Insurance

$1,508.00 - 16/17 year****

Room and Board:

Super Single Room$9,740.00/semester
Single Room$7,905.00/semster
Double Room$6,190.00/semester
Triple Room$5,515.00/semester
Course Fees: 
Art Studio Fee$165.00
Art Special Fee (ART 237)$300.00
Graphic Arts Lab Fee$295.00
MBA Fee (MBA 001-002) $210.00
Music Course Fee$310.00
Music Lesson Fee$255.00
Computer Science Lab Fee$295.00
ED 100-200-302-304-400$115.00
ED 404$310.00
All Lab Science Course Fees$335.00
Nursing Clinical Fees: 
NURS 306, 326, 410CL, 420CL 

- Each 4 Credit Undergraduate Course

- Each 5 or > Credit Undergraduate Course$980.00
Other Fees: 
Challenge Examinations (Per Credit Testing Fee)$  25.00
Challenge Examinations (Credits)1/3 of the course tuition
Late Registration Fee$  35.00
Transcript Fee (Normal Processing)$    5.00
Transcript Fee (Immediate Processing)$  10.00
Transcript Fee (On-Line Processing)$  10.00
Drop/Add Fee$    5.00
Non-Refundable Application Fee$  30.00
Change of Enrollment Status Fee$  10.00
Late Tuition Payment Fee$200.00
Schedule Reinstatement Fee (Per Course Charge)$150.00

TEC, Associates and select Bachelors Completion Programs for Adult Learners are charged the per credit hour rate only, the flat rate for full-time students not applicable.

Some certificate programs may be subject to the flat rate for tuition.

Students who are not charged a comprehensive fee are responsible to pay the Mandatory Fee - Other charge. 


Student Medical Insurance may be waived, with proof of outside coverage, by completing a Health Insurance Waiver Form on line by the posted deadlines.

A one-time, non-refundable tuition deposit of $150 is required at the point of admission to reserve the student’s place on the University roster.  This deposit will be credited to the student’s account for tuition only.

A non-refundable $200 room placement deposit is required each academic year to reserve a residential room in the University’s dormitories.  This deposit will be credited to the student account for room and board only.  Please contact the Residence Life Office for more information concerning dormitory requirements. 

The University reserves the right to change any of the above charges for tuition and fees when in the judgment of the administration it becomes necessary to do so. 

In addition to the general tuition and fees described above, students should anticipate the following estimate of annual expenses associated with attending the University during the 2016-2017 Academic Year.

ExpenseCommuter StudentResident Student
Personal Expenses$2,260$1,950
Annual Traditional Undergraduate Tuition and Fees for 2016/2017
        Commuter Student                                            Resident Student 
Tuition*                                           $30,680.00       Tuition*                      $30,680.00


$ 3,910.00       Fees                           3,910.00
 Room and Board** 

Total:                          $34,590.00 Total:    $46,970.00
* Based on 12-18 credits    * Based on 12-18 credits
  ** Based on double occupancy