Aug 10, 2022  
2013-2014 Course Catalog 
2013-2014 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Tuition and Fee Schedule 2013-2014



Undergraduate Tuition – Fall/Spring Per Year
Per Semester  
Full-time undergraduate $ 31,928 $ 15, 964 (12-18 cr.)
Full-time Jr./Sr. Nursing $ 33,428 $ 16,714 (12-18 cr.)
3/4-Time undergraduate $ 23,940 $ 11,970 (9-11.5 cr.)
3/4–Jr./Sr. Nursing $ 25,059 $ 12,529 (9-11.5 cr.)
Part-time per credit charge $      722   (less than 9 cr.)
Undergraduate Tuition – Summer      
Per credit charge $     722    
Program for Adult Learners Tuition – Fall/Spring/Summer    
Per credit charge $       475    
Comprehensive Student Fee - Undergraduate
Full-time undergraduate $  1,489 $    744.50  
3/4-time undergraduate $  1,132 $    566  
Part-time per credit charge   $      47  


Room & Board

Room : Per Year Per Semester
Single room $ 7,976 $ 3,988
Double room $ 5,704 $ 2,852
Double room: North & South Halls $ 7,470 $ 3,735
Triple Room $ 5,173 $ 2,586.50
Quint Room $ 4,849 $ 2,424.50
Meal plans:    
19-meal plan + $50* $ 7,544 $ 3,772
15-meal plan + $100* $ 6,180 $ 3,090
10-meal plan + $150* $ 4,719 $ 2,359
* Jay’s Nest Dollars    
Amenities fee:    
Single room $ 773 $ 386
Double room $ 758 $ 379
Triple room $ 758 $ 379

Health insurance
(Or submit a health insurance waiver)

$ 1,117  


Payment is due August 3 for the fall semester and December 21 for spring semester. Payment for summer term classes is due June 15.  If you register after semester due dates, you must pay at registration.

Special Fees for Undergraduates

1. Advance deposit on tuition (Admission Fees)  
    Women’s Program and Second Degree students $ 250
    Program for Adult Learners students $ 150

For incoming full-time first-year and transfer students, payable as indicated by notice of acceptance and applicable to first semester’s tuition; this is non-refundable.

2. Advance deposit on room (non-refundable; will be applied to room fee). Residential Life Fee. $ 250
3. Application for admission fee (Admission Fee) $   50
  Pay when you apply; non-refundable.
Fee is waived if application is completed online.
4. Credit for other than course work  
  Fee will be a percentage of the regular tuition per credit. This policy does not apply to CLEP, APE, and other recognized exams of this nature.  Variable
5. Prior Learning Assessment fee $ 250
6. Applied Music fees  
    Additional fee for private instruction per  credit $ 200
7. Laboratory fees  
    Fees required to offset expenses of expendable items used in laboratories  Variable
    Fees indicated in the course descriptions. Non-refundable.  
8. Study abroad per semester fee  
    Processing fee for students studying at an approved program $ 500
    One- to four-week study abroad tours as part of an USJ course $ 100
    Five weeks or more as part of a USJ course or one sponsored by an outside institution $ 200
9. Uniform expenses: Nursing majors are required to purchase uniforms and miscellaneous equipment  Variable

Auditing Courses

(See section in Registration, Auditing Courses )

Graduate Tuition

Fall, Spring, Summer
Tuition Per Credit
Online Programs $643
On-campus Education Programs $612
Off-campus Education Programs $495
Other On-campus Programs $683
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) $795
Comprehensive Student Fee  
Online and On-Campus $40
Payment is due August 3 for the fall semester and December 21 for spring semester. Payment is due at registration if you register after semester due dates.
Payment for Summer Term Classes is due at registration.


Professional Programs Tuition

Tuition Full Time per year
School of Pharmacy $42,454
Student Fee  $1,250
Comprehensive Student Fee  
Health Insurance $1,117  
School of Pharmacy student payments are due August 15 for the fall, December 15 for spring and May 15 for summer.  


Tuition Payment Options for Undergraduates & Graduates

Payment Options

Pay Online

Refund Policy on Tuition & Fees

Undergraduate and Graduate

The University of Saint Joseph refunds tuition and fees based on its institutional policy. Adjustments outside the institutional policy may be made by the provost following recommendations by the appropriate dean when extenuating circumstances exist, such as illness.

Standard Refund Policy

  Non-refundable fees: Refundable fees:
  Admission deposit Tuition
  Residence fee Applied Music fees
  Board & amenities fees
Room fees
  Room deposit fee Comprehensive student fee
  Laboratory fees  

Refunds cannot be mailed until funds are received and checks have cleared. No refunds of tuition and fees are given after the established drop/add date for standard courses as published in the academic calendar.

Refund details

Financial aid refunds

Non-Standard Refund Policy

Winter and summer term

Modular classes

Online classes

Online graduate programs in Biology, Biochemistry, Nutrition and Emerging Diseases

Refund Procedure

Students who complete an approved drop form will be dropped from classes by the Office of the Registrar. Tuition and fee adjustments will be credited in accordance with the published drop/add period when the update is run. Students who withdraw from classes after the add/drop period for standard and non-standard courses receive no adjustment to charges.

Resident students who are granted an exception to their Housing Contract, authorized by the dean of students or director of housing, may have adjustments made to their room, board, and amenities fees.

Financial Restrictions

A student whose account is in arrears may be excluded from enrolling in future classes, lectures, laboratories, and graduation until such payment or satisfactory arrangement is made. Grades, transcripts, and honorable dismissals are also withheld.