Cost of Attendance

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Going to college can be both exciting and financially challenging. It will most probably be the biggest investment you will make for yourself. At St. Thomas University, our goal is to make education accessible and affordable to you.

  • Financial Aid will work with you to help ensure that you receive the maximum aid for which you qualify.
  • At present, over 90 percent of our students receive some type of financial assistance.
  • STU offers a combination of scholarships, grants, and employment opportunities.
  • We have a dedicated student support staff at the Student Success Center to help with all your financial aid, registration and any questions you need answered.
  • Below are your “Estimated Costs of Attendance for the 2016-17 Academic Year” for all student categories, costs may vary.

Undergraduate Tuition Rates
Tuition
Full-Time (12 to 18 credit hours) $14,400 per term
Per Credit tuition $960 per credit hour
Part-Time (1 to 6 credit hours) $576 per credit hour
Summer rate* $576 per credit hour * Summer is free(6 credits) if not taken more than 18 credits in academic year
Book Fee (Undergraduate only) $375 per semester
$75 Less than full time per course
Health Insurance $1570 * (can be waived with proof of insurance is provided by posted deadline)
Special Discount:
Undergrad (Teachers, Clergy, ADOM employees) $576 per credit
High School Dual Enrollment $55 Per credit
Graduate Tuition Rates
Tuition
Theology $537 per credit
Education and Counseling $631 per credit hour
MA in Liberal Arts $631 per credit hour
MS in Science Teaching $631 per credit hour
All Others $782 per credit hour
Doctorate Programs $912 per credit hour
Professional Studies Cohort Programs
Undergraduate $480 per credit hour
Graduate $631 per credit hour
Special Discount Graduate (Catholic school teachers) $15% Discount
Room and Board
Board (Meals only) $2,250
Casia Hall
Double Room $3,600
Double Suite (Quad) $2,650
Villanova Hall
Triple Room $2,650
Double Room $3,600
Single Room $7,000
University Inn
Triple Room $1,850
Double Room $3,250
Single Room $6,650

Click here to learn more about different room and board rates, see pictures, or apply for housing.

Miscellaneous Fees
Administrative Drop Fee $300
Application Processing Fee $40
New Student Orientation Fee $100
Audit Graduate Course Fee $631/$782
Credit by Exam $300
Diploma Replacement Fee $150
Supplemental Health Plan $180
Supplemental Health Plan (Spring/Summer) $110
ID replacement $10
International Student Fee $250
Laboratory Fee $105
Laundry Card $50
Returned Check Fee $50
Late Registration Fee (after 1st week) $150
Late Payment Fee (assessed monthly) 5% APR
Parking Permit/Decal replacement fee $30
Transcript Fee (Official) delivery fee $25
Transcript Fee $10
Tuition payment installation plan $75

NO MATTER WHERE YOU WANT TO GO IN LIFE YOU CAN GET THERE FROM HERE.