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Undergraduate Tuition & Fees


  • The undergraduate education Saint Francis University provides is funded primarily from tuition, which is set annually and is $32,244 for the 2016-2017 school year.  In addition, there are fees for expenses associated with lodging, food, insurance, facilities, technology, orientation, and travel. For assistance in funding, we also offer a wide-array of Financial Aid Resources to help you achieve your higher-education goals.

    2016-17 Tuition and Fees

  • Tuition and Fees Summary

    The amounts below are estimated based on two semesters (fall/spring) of full-time study (12-18 credits each semester). Students will be charged an additional $938.00 per credit for all credits over the flat rate maximum of 18 credits.

    Totals are dependent on room and board preferences, credits of courses or labs with special fees, waiver of student health insurance, and vehicle on campus, etc.

    Tuition/FeesResidents Yearly TotalsCommuters Yearly Totals
    Tuition Flat Rate
    (12-18 credits per semester)
    $32,244$32,244
    Technology Fee $1,100$1,100
    Room
    (Double Occupancy)
    $5,734-6,454n/a
    Meal Plan
    (Platinum option - unlimited meals)
    $5,790optional
    Lab/Course Feesup to $834up to $834
    Orientation Fee$100$100
    Student Health Insurance$1,716$1,716
    Vehicle Registration$100$85
    Estimated Total$43,563 to $46,825 $32,353 to $34,909

     

    Room/Board & Meal Plan Options
    Room TypeAll other residence hallsChristian Hall
    Single$3,785$4,960
    Double$2,867$3,227
    Triple$2,574$2,846
    Suites$3,661$4,090
    Off-Campus Housing
    (Includes Honors House, Pine View Townhouses, East Gate Apartments, Spaulding Cottage, Theme Housing, and Non-Owned Housing)
    $4,090 

     

    Meal Plan Fees


    Meal Plan TypePer Semester
    Platinum (unlimited meals / $120 Bonus)
    Assigned to all incoming resident students.
    Students may change after the second week of class.
    $2,895
    Gold (14 meals per week / $150 Bonus)$2,817
    Silver (10 meals per week/$180 Bonus)$2,704
    Bronze (5 Meals per week / $545 Bonus)
    Only available to seniors and juniors
    $2,246
    For more information, see Meal Plan Descriptions
    Commuter Meal PlanVarious plans available. Contact the Residence Life

     

    Lab & Course Fees
    Laboratory and Course Fees
    These fees are dependent on credits of registration for qualifying courses or labs.
    Per Semester
    American Sign Language 112, 201, 202, 250, 312, 450$30
    American Sign Language 305$220
    Biology (All courses with lab, per course)$160
    Chemistry (All courses with lab, per course)$165
    Communications 201, 202, 205, 301, 305, 308, 311$120
    Fine Arts 115$60
    Music Lesson Fee$345
    Marine Science 101$150
    Marine Science 102, 103, 106, 108, 109, 111-119, 121-124$65
    Marine Science 104$260
    Marine Science 105$75
    Marine Science Certificates 101$195
    Marine Science Certificates 105, 121$160
    Marine Science Certificates 102, 103$210
    Marine Science Certificates 118$185
    Marine Science Certificates 124$135
    Music Lesson Fee$345
    Paralegal 401-429$66
    Physics (All courses with lab, per course)$131
    Physical Therapy (All courses with lab, per course) $135
    Occupational Therapy (All courses with lab, per course)$135
    Education: 429$71
    Education: 430 $71
    Education: 431 $71
    Education: 432 $71
    Education: 450 $98
    Education: 451$197
    Environmental Engineering:  201, 202, 411, 413, 414, 421-424$75
    Environmental Engineering: 301, 321, 322, 412, 415, 499 $165
    GEOL 205$75
    PGNE 231, 241, 391. 361, 498$75
    Exercise Physiology: 305, 330, 400 $129
    Nursing: 200 $80
    Nursing: 300 $220
    Nursing: 301, 302, 303, 401, 402, 404, 405, 411 $150
    Physician Assistant: 405 $433
    Physician Assistant: 420, 422, 428 $150
    Physician Assistant: 423 $375
    Physician Assistant: 425 $262
    Physician Assistant: 426 $187
    Physician Assistant: 429, 430, 431 $118
    Physician Assistant: 432 $240
    Physician Assistant: 451 $76
    Physician Assistant: 452 $82
    Psychology: 201, 415 $120

     

    Contingent Fees
    Contingent FeesPer Occurrence
    Application Fee$30
    Orientation Fee$100
    Graduation Fee (payable whether or not the student attends commencement)$190
    Vehicle Registration: Resident $95
    Vehicle Registration: Full-Time Commuter $75
    Vehicle Registration: Part-Time Commuter$40
    Occupational Therapy Fee (4th-5th year / per semester)$585
    Physical Therapy Fee (4th-6th year / per semester)$585
    Physician Assistant Fee (4th-5th year / per semester)$585
    Official Transcript$10
    Audit Fee (per credit)$447
    Late Check-In Fee$82
    Special Exam Fee$25