Tuition & Fees

Fees based on Fall 2015 Semester*

Basic Expenses per Semester:

Commuting Students:
All Students will be charged a $5.00 Transcript Fee.

Full-Time, In State (12 Hours to 18.99 Hours):
University Fees - Undergraduate $5,376
University Fees - Graduate $5,889

Full-Time, Out-of-State (12 Hours to 18.99 Hours):
University Fees - Undergraduate $10,185
University Fees - Graduate $11,239

Part-Time, In State (Less than 12 Hours):
Undergraduate Students - $448 Per Semester Hour
Graduate Students - $491 Per Semester Hour

Part-Time, Out-of-State (Less than 12 Hours):
Undergraduate Students - $849 Per Semester Hour
Graduate Students - $937 Per Semester Hour

Boarding Students: University Fees In State Transcript Laundry Service Room and Board Undergraduate

Undergraduate Fee Fee (ALL ACCESS) Total
Bearcat Village (Double Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $4,093 $9,509
Bearcat Village (Single Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $4,343 $9,759
Brookside (Double Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $3,799 $9,215
Centennial Hall (Single Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $4,301 $9,717
Chipley (Double Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $3,989 $9,405
Chipley (Single Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $4,229 $9,645
Lide (Double Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $4,093 $9,509
Lide (Single Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $4,343 $9,759
McGhee Court (Double Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $3,695 $9,111
New Residence Hall (Double Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $4,300 $9,716
Thomason (Single Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $4,229 $9,645
University Place (Double Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $4,197 $9,613
Williamston (Double Occupancy) $5,376 $5 $35 $3,989 $9,405

Out-of-State Fee: Undergraduate Full-Time Students - Add $4,809

MEAL PLAN OPTIONS:

Commuter Meal Plans Cost
All Access Meal Plan ($100 Bearcat Bucks)
$1,595
200 Block Meal Plan ($200 Bearcat Bucks)
$1,595
150 Block Meal Plan ($425 Bearcat Bucks)
$1,595
100 Block Meal Plan ($250 Bearcat Bucks)
$955
75 Block Meal Plan ($200 Bearcat Bucks)
$735
50 Block Meal Plan ($150 Bearcat Bucks)
$530
$350 Bearcat Bucks
$350

AUDIT:
Undergraduate Students - $448 Per Course
Graduate Students - $491 Per Course

ADVANCE REGISTRATION DEPOSIT- Undergraduate freshmen intending to enroll at Lander are required to submit a $100 advance registration deposit to confirm their plans. This deposit will be used towards paying the student's university fees.  The deposit is not refundable after May 1 for fall and December 1 for spring.

RETURN CHECK CHARGE-$25.00 Charge for check returned by bank

HOUSING DAMAGE DEPOSIT- All boarding students are required to deposit with the University a $75.00 damage deposit. This will be refunded subject to conditions cited in the housing contract.

ROOM CONFIRMATION FEE - A boarding student is required to remit a room confirmation fee of $100.00 for each Fall Semester. This amount will be deducted from the Student's room and board fee.  Please refer to the housing contract terms for detailed information regarding this fee.

SINGLE ROOM- A student who requests single occupancy in a double room will be charges an extra 1/2 the semester fee for the residence hall involved per session. (Subject to availability).

TEXTBOOKS - Normally allow between $500.00 - $600.00 per semester. For your convenience, the Bookstore accepts MasterCard, VISA, American Express and Discover credit cards.

REFUND POLICY- No refunds or reduction of basic charges will be made due to a change in status (e.g. from full-time student to part-time student) after the last day to drop/add for the semester. No refunds will be made to part-time students for a reduction of hours after the last day to drop/add for the semester. The date of which student files written notice of withdrawal with the Registrar's Office is the date in determining refunds. Refunds will be determined according to the policy in the current catalog and will be processed within 30 days of date of withdrawal.

PARKING PERMIT FEE- $40.00/Semester       $60.00/Year

Course Fees

ART 103 $50.00
ART 104 $35.00
ART 105 $65.00
ART 106 $50.00
ART 203 $35.00
ART 204 $30.00
ART 205 $35.00
ART 206 $60.00
ART 207 $75.00
ART 221 $10.00
ART 301 $10.00
ART 302 $60.00
ART 303 $35.00
ART 304 $30.00
ART 305 $35.00
ART 306 $60.00
ART 307 $75.00
ART 308 $30.00
ART 320 $35.00
ART 350 $35.00
ART 351 $30.00
ART 402 $60.00
ART 403 $35.00
ART 404 $30.00
ART 405 $35.00
ART 406 $60.00
ART 408 $30.00
ART 451 $10.00
ART 499 $40.00
ART 600 $30.00
ART 611 $30.00
ART 630 $30.00
ART 640 $30.00
ART 650 $60.00
ART 660 $60.00
ART 661 $30.00
BA 101 $25.00
BA 304 $25.00
BIOL 101 $30.00
BIOL 102 $30.00
BIOL 111 $30.00
BIOL 112 $30.00
BIOL 202 $25.00
CHEM 103 $30.00
CHEM 105 $30.00
CHEM 106 $30.00
CHEM 111 $30.00
CHEM 112 $30.00
CIS 101 $30.00
CIS 130 $30.00
ECED 329 $25.00
ECED 429 $160.00
EDUC 203 $25.00
EDUC 329 $25.00
EDUC 461 $25.00
EDUC 666 $25.00
SPED 329 $25.00
SPED 429 $160.00
JOUR 302 $30.00
MATH 211 $25.00
MEDA 204 $30.00
MEDA 219 $35.00
MEDA 302 $35.00
MEDA 310 $50.00
MEDA 340 $50.00
MEDA 450 $50.00
MEDA 460 $50.00
NURN 307 $30.00
NURN 499 $30.00
NURS 165 $50.00
NURS 235 $50.00
NURS 240 $10.00
NURS 242 $75.00
NURS 345 $40.00
NURS 392 $40.00
NURS 393 $75.00
NURS 408 $40.00
NURS 409 $40.00
NURS 412 $40.00
NURS 416 $40.00
NURS 460 $124.00
PEES 176 $10.00
PEES 329 $25.00
PEES 429 $160.00
PSCI 111 $25.00
PSCI 112 $25.00

OTHER FEES AND EXPENSES*

COURSE OVERLOAD FEE:  Students enrolled in 19 hours or more will pay an additional $150 per credit hour.

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT NON-RESIDENT FEE:  Non-resident students enrolled in Emergency Management Masters Degree Program will be assessed a $150 fee each semester.

RE-REGISTRATION FEE: Students whose classes were canceled and want to re-register will be charged $100.

EXPO FEES: Students attending orientation (EXPO) will be required to pay a $120 fee that will be included as part of the fall bills.

APPLIED MUSIC FEE: (10 - 12 hours of private instruction)
Student majoring or minoring in music and taking Applied Music will be charged $200.00 per semester for one hour applied lessons (MUSK, MUSN, MUSV:150, 151, 250, 251, 350, 351, 450, 451) plus normal fees.

Student majoring or minoring in music and taking Applied Music will be charged $100.00 per semester for 30 minute applied lessons (MUSK, MUSN, MUSV: 152, 153, 154, 155,  252,  253,  254, 255,  352,  353, 354, 355, 452, 453, 454, 455) plus normal fees.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: All Students classified as International students are required to participate in the Lander University International Student Insurance Program. No exceptions will be made to this policy. International students are required to purchase mandatory student medical insurance each academic year offered through an outside company.

 Student Athlete $1,236
 Student Non-Athlete $696

A one-time matriculation fee of $300 will be assessed for new and transferring international students.

SENIOR CITIZENS: Senior citizens may register for classes only after regular registration times on a space available basis at no cost.

NURSING SPECIAL EXPENSES: Special expenses for nursing students are approximately $500.00.  For more detail, see the Nursing Student Handbook.

GRADUATION FEE: Bachelor $40.00; Master $50.00

* All fees subject to change.