Virtual Salve: Your gateway to resources that connect the University community academically, emotionally and spiritually. Read more >>

Salve Header Audience Menu

Salve Header Icon Menu

Tuition and Fees

The University and the Board of Trustees reserve the right to revise general or specific fees to reflect economic conditions. The following schedule of tuition and fees is effective for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Undergraduate Fees

2019-20202020-2021
Application to the University$50$50
New student enrollment fee – commuter (non-refundable)$300$300
New student enrollment fee and housing deposit – resident (non-refundable)$700$700
Tuition per semester (12 or more credits, not to exceed 17 credits). Additional credits billed at 1/15th of full-time tuition per semester.$20,375$21,110
Student activities fee per semester (students enrolled for 6 or more credits)$200$200
Technology fee per semester (students enrolled for 6 or more credits)$150$150
Tuition per credit, traditional undergraduate (students enrolled for less than 12 credits)$1,360$1,407
Tuition per credit, continuing education$340$340
Registration fee (students enrolled for fewer than 12 credits per semester)$60$60
Late registration fee, full-time students (for failure to complete registration during scheduled registration period)$100 $100
Late registration fee, part-time students (for failure to complete registration by the part-time registration deadline)$50 $50
Transcript fee, per copy, processed within 5 business days$10$10
Transcript fee, per copy, processed within 48 hours$30$30
Transcript fee, per copy, processed within 24 hours$40$40
Graduation fee (includes cap and gown)$350$350
Audit fee per credit$200 $200
Late payment fee (full-time students - see specific deadlines published in the current schedule of classes)$300$300

Lab/course fees: Fees applicable to specific courses and labs are detailed in the "course offerings" section of the current schedule of classes.

Graduate Tuition and Fees

2019-20202020-2021
Tuition per credit, master's degree program$605$625
Tuition per year, MFA program$20,040$20,520
Tuition per credit, Doctor of Nursing Practice program$880$905
Tuition per credit, Ph.D. in humanities program$905$930
Tuition per credit, Ph.D. in international relations program$905$930
Registration fee$60$60
Comprehensive exam fee, Ph.D. in humanities program$250 $250
Proficiency exam fee$250$250
Room and board, MFA program (shared)$1,325$1,365
Room and board, MFA program (private)$1,590$1,640
Late registration fee (two weeks prior to start of class)$50 $50
Audit fee per credit$200 $200
Transcript fee, per copy, processed within 5 business days$10$10
Transcript fee, per copy, processed within 48 hours$30$30
Transcript fee, per copy, processed within 24 hours$40$40
Graduation fee$250$250

Per-credit courses: These courses will be charged the tuition rate associated with the degree program the student is actively pursuing.

Lab/course fees: Fees applicable to specific courses and labs are detailed in the "course offerings" section of the current schedule of classes.

Learn more about tuition refund insurance.

RN-BSN Tuition and Fees

2019-20202020-2021
Tuition per credit, iDesign nursing partner$233$233
Tuition per credit, iDesign nursing non-partner$300$300
Tuition per credit, iDesign general electives$330$330
Tuition per credit, continuing education program$340$340
Registration fee$60$60
Late registration fee (two weeks prior to start of class)$50 $50
Audit fee per credit$200 $200
Transcript fee, per copy, processed within 5 business days$10$10
Transcript fee, per copy, processed within 48 hours$30$30
Transcript fee, per copy, processed within 24 hours$40 $40
Graduation fee$250$250

Summer Sessions I and II

2019-20202020-2021
Tuition per credit, undergraduate and graduate programs$605$625
Tuition per credit, Doctor of Nursing Practice program$880$905
Tuition per credit, Ph.D. programs$905$930
Registration fee$60$60
Lab fees, as indicated in certain course descriptionsVaryVary
Late registration fee$25 $25
Audit fee per credit$200 $200

Room and Board

Room Options - 2020-2021FallSpringTotal
Residence halls - traditional$4,510$4,510$9,020*
Residence halls - historic homes$4,790$4,790$9,580**
Apartments$6,100$6,100$12,200***
Houses$6,250$6,250$12,500***
Meal Options
Unlimited meal plan (required for first-year students)$3,190$3,190$6,380*
14-meal plan (minimum plan for sophomores)$2,730$2,730$5,460**
11-meal plan$1,930$1,930$3,860
7-meal plan$1,415$1,415$2,830****
5-meal plan (off-campus students only)$975$975$1,950

Note: Single room charges are $900 per semester or $1,800 per year in addition to the above.

* Required for all first-year students living in a residence hall

** Primarily sophomore housing and minimum meal plan required

*** Primarily junior and senior housing

**** Minimum meal plan required for all students living in apartments and houses

All requests to changes on your designated meal plan must be made to the Office of Residence Life. Requests must be submitted prior to the start of classes.

Special Fees

2019-20202020-2021
Art studio fee (per course)$100 $100
Business studies course fees$25 to $75$25 to $75
Education practicum fee (per course)$50 $50
Education student teaching fee (per course)$500 $500
Music lesson fee (per course)$560 $560
Nursing program fees (first-year per semester)$500 $500
Nursing program fees (sophomores per semester)$650 $650
Nursing program fees (juniors per semester)$1,250 $1,250
Nursing program fees (seniors per semester)$1,500 $1,500
Physical education courses$40 to $100$40 to $100
Religious studies (applies to one course only)$50 $50
Science lab fees (per course)$60 to $150$60 to $150
Study abroad - semester/year$650$650
Study abroad - short term$50$50
Theater fee (applies to one course only)$25 $25
Student health insurance fee $2,079TBD

* Required of all students. May be waived with proof of eligible coverage. Please contact Health Services for more information.