Tuition & Fees

Fees based on Spring 2014 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 $5,050
University Fees - Graduate $5,533

Full-Time, Out-of-State (12 Hours to 18.99 Hours):
University Fees - Undergraduate $9,568
University Fees - Graduate $10,558

Part-Time, In State (Less than 12 Hours):
Undergraduate Students - $421 Per Semester Hour
Graduate Students - $461 Per Semester Hour

Part-Time, Out-of-State (Less than 12 Hours):
Undergraduate Students - $797 Per Semester Hour
Graduate Students - $880 Per Semester Hour

Boarding
Students:
University Fees
In-State Undergrad
Transcript
Fee
Laundry Service  Room and Board
(unlimited meals)
Under-graduate
Total
Bearcat Village (Double Occupancy) * $5,050 $5  $35 $3,862 $8,952
Bearcat Village (Single Occupancy) * $5,050  $5  $35 $4,012 $9,102
Brookside (Double Occupancy only) $5,050  $5  $35 $3,602 $8,692
 Centennial Hall (Single Occupancy Only) $5,050  $5  $35  $4,062  $9,152 
Chipley (Double Occupancy)  $5,050 $5  $35 $3,762 $8,852
 Chipley (Single Occupancy)  $5,050  $5  $35  $3,912 $9,002 
Lide (Double Occupancy)  $5,050  $5  $35 $3,862 $8,952
 Lide (Single Occupancy)  $5,050  $5  $35 $4,112  $9,202 
McGhee Court (Double Occupancy Only) *  $5,050 $5  $35 $3,462 $8,552
Thomason (Single Occupancy Only) $5,050 $5 $35  $3,862 $8,952
University Place (Double Occupancy Only) $5,050 $5  $35 $3,962 $9,052
 University Place (Single Occupancy Only)  $5,050  $5  $35  $4,112 $9,202 
Williamston (Double Occupancy Only) $5,050 $5  $35 $3,762 $8,852

If you prefer the 15 or 10 Meal Plan - Subtract $32
Out-of-State Fee: Undergraduate Full-Time Students - Add $4,518

*Does not require a meal plan. Commuter meal plans available.

MEAL PLAN OPTIONS:

Commuter Meal Plans Cost
Unlimited Meals $1,462
15 Weekly Meals $1,430
10 Weekly Meals $1,430
25 Plan $203
50 Plan $456
75 Plan $604
300 Bearcat Bucks Plan $300
7 Curriculum Based Meal Plan $859

 

AUDIT:
Undergraduate Students - $421 Per Course
Graduate Students - $461 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) later than one week after the beginning of classes each semester. No refunds will be made to part-time students for a reduction of hours carried later than one week after the beginning of 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 
ART 104  $35
 ART 105  $65
 ART 106  $50
 ART 203  $35
 ART 204  $30
 ART 205  $35
 ART 206  $60
 ART 207  $75
 ART 221  $10
 ART 301  $10
 ART 302  $60
 ART 303  $35
 ART 304  $30
 ART 305  $35
 ART 306  $60
 ART 307  $75
 ART 308   $30
 ART 320  $35
 ART 350  $35
 ART 351  $30
 ART 402  $60
 ART 403  $35
 ART 404  $30
 ART 405  $35
 ART 406  $60
 ART 408  $30
 ART 451  $10   
 ART 499  $40
 ART 600  $30
 ART 611  $30
 ART 630  $30
 ART 640  $30
 ART 650  $60
 ART 660  $60
 ART 661  $30
 BA 205  $25
 BA 304  $25
 BIOL 101  $30
 BIOL 102  $30
 BIOL 111  $30
 BIOL 112  $30
 BIOL 202  $25
 CHEM 103  $30
 CHEM 105  $30
 CHEM 106  $30
 CHEM 111  $30
 CHEM 112  $30
 CIS 101  $30
 CIS 130  $30
 EDUC 203  $25
 EDUC 329  $25
 EDUC 461   $25
 EDUC 666  $25
 SPED 329        $25
 MATH 211  $25
 MEDA 204 $30 
 MEDA 219  $35
 MEDA 301  $50
 MEDA 302  $35
 MEDA 340  $50
 MEDA 450  $50
 MEDA 460  $50
 NURN 307  $30
 NURN 499  $30
 NURS 165  $50
 NURS 235  $50
 NURS 240  $10
 NURS 242  $75
 NURS 345  $40
 NURS 392  $40
 NURS 393  $75
 NURS 408  $40
 NURS 409  $40
 NURS 412  $40
 NURS 416  $40
 NURS 460  $124
 PEES 176  $10
 PEES 329  $25
 PSCI 111  $25
 PSCI 112  $25

 

OTHER FEES AND EXPENSES*

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

MINI COURSE FEE:  Students enrolled in courses offered during mini term will be assessed an additional $150 fee per course plus normal fees.
  
 RE-REGISTRATION FEE: Student 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.

International Student:

 Student Athlete      $630
 Student Non-athlete  $350

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 details, see catalog page 176 at http://www.lander.edu/admissions/catalog

GRADUATION FEE: Bachelor $40.00 Master $50.00
 

* All fees subject to change.